We Are Hiring
Fox Knoll, part of Ascension Living, is seeking caring and compassionate Licensed Practical Nurses to join the team! This faith-based assisted living and independent community is ideally located on the scenic banks of the Fox River in Aurora with great views and easy access to downtown Aurora, the riverfront and public transportation.
Schedule: PRN/ Rotating shift
Why Join Ascension?
- Be part of a great team and culture
- Flexible scheduling and student friendly
- Tuition reimbursement, discount programs and more
What You Will Do
As a Licensed Practical Nurse with Ascension Senior Living, you will have the opportunity to provide basic bedside care to long term care patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or physician, functioning within scope of license.
- Contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by a Registered Nurse (RN).
- Administers medications and observes patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.
- Performs routine laboratory tests and simple therapeutic services.
- Educates patients/families about disease treatment plan including self-care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care. Assures resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate.
What You Will Need
- Valid BLS Provider certification obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date required.
- Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse license in Illinois obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
- High school diploma or GED required.
- Previous experience in senior services preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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