We Are Hiring
Job ID: 377399
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Sherbrooke Village, part of Ascension Living, is looking for caring and compassionate LPN to join the team in suburban St. Louis! This community boasts two neighborhoods on campus: assisted living and skilled nursing, which includes memory care, short and long-term care and rehabilitation in a hospital-like setting. As a bonus, we neighbor the beautiful Gravois Creek Conservation area, backing up to walking trails, wildlife and more.
Why Join Ascension?
Be part of a great team and culture
Generous PTO, excellent (and affordable) medical, dental, vision and retirement (with a match)
Flexible scheduling and student friendly
Tuition reimbursement, discount programs and more
What You Will Do
As an LPN, you will provide basic bedside care to long-term care patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or physician, functioning within scope of license.
Perform delegated resident care tasks in a timely and efficient manner
Contribute to continuity of care and effective communication by documenting and reporting care provided and changes in the resident’s condition to the appropriate person in a timely manner
Anticipate, recognize, report and respond to changes in resident/patient condition
Implement interventions based upon the physician's medical plan and standards of care including medication and treatments with knowledge of therapeutic intent
Assist residents and families with care planning, education and referrals
Follow regulatory and ministry standards, policies, procedures and precautions in the performance of all job duties to ensure a safe work environment
Assure resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate
Assume responsibility for compliance with federal, state and local regulations within the assigned neighborhood
Provides support with activities of daily living as needed
Other duties as assigned
What You Will Need
Completion of an accredited LPN program
Valid license as a practical or vocational nurse in Missouri
CPR certification preferred for assisted living; required for LTC upon hire, or obtain within thirty (30) days of employment
A minimum of one-year experience as an LPN
Possesses working knowledge of state and federal regulations
Equal Employment Opportunity
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