LPN - Nashville, TN
- Volunteers of America Mid States
- Job Type:
- Full Time
- Posted Date:
- Nov. 18th 2020
- Nashville, TN
- Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while helping people reach their fullest potential. Join our team as an LPN and play a vital and positive role in helping our clients with intellectual, cognitive or developmental disabilities achieve their highest level of independence. When you join our team, you immediately benefit from our inclusive culture and are eligible to participate in our Employee Assistance and Teledoc programs.
Not only will you have the opportunity to see the positive benefits of your work every day, you will also have an opportunity for professional development and advancement.
Title: LPN - Part-time, PRN & Weekend shifts available. (including shift differential pay)
The Health Services Nurse (LPN) is responsible for the implementation of the health care service provision for individuals with Developmental Disabilities served through the Tennessee Community Services Waiver. The nurse is responsible for providing nursing care to individuals supported by Volunteers of America of Tennessee in accordance with the Division of Mental Retardation guidelines. Providing care for the maximum of three consumers.
Must be currently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse with the State of Tennessee; experience equivalent to one year of nursing, nursing experience for individuals who have Developmental Disabilities and/or Mental Health concerns is desirable; Knowledge of the guidelines established by the state of Tennessee for community support programs for individuals with Developmental Disabilities is preferred; Proof of automobile insurance; Current Tennessee Driver’s License; TB test; First Aid & CPR training; Satisfactory Criminal Records check and Abuse and Neglect Registry check.
In addition to helping individuals with developmental disabilities live safe, healthy, and engaged lives, you may also be offered:
Competitive pay based on experience
Paid Time off
403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
Employee Assistance Program
Suite of voluntary benefits
Volunteers of America - Midstates helps real people facing real challenges to find real and lasting solutions. Through research-driven programming, our services address family homelessness, addiction, developmental disabilities, HIV infection, and other issues facing individuals and communities.
Volunteers of America Mid-states does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status or sexual orientation.
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