LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse)

The Waters of Roan Highlands - Roan Mountain, TN

Full-timeEstimated: $33,000 - $47,000 a year
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THE WATERS OF ROAN HIGHLANDS HAS POSITIONS OPEN FOR LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSES (LPNs)!

WE WANT YOU TO JOIN OUR TEAM OF AMAZING NURSES!

This position is delegated the responsibility for carrying out the assigned duties and responsibilities in accordance with current existing federal and state regulations and established company policies and procedures.

Specific Duties:

  • Responsible for making rounds to observe and evaluate physical, emotional and social needs of residents
  • Prepares and administers medications charts as required
  • Administers treatments
  • Consults with physicians
  • Communicates with direct or of nursing and staff

Job Requirements

  • Long term care experience preferred
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in nursing in a long term care environment
  • Must be a Licensed practical nurse in good standing and currently licensed in Tennessee
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and strong organizational skills
  • Demonstrates good judgment, problem solving and decision making skills
  • Excellent communication, leadership and mentoring skills

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Roan Mountain, TN

Required experience:

  • long term care: 1 year

Required licenses or certifications:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse

Roan Highlands provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Roan Highlands complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

All applicants tentatively selected for this position will be required to submit to urinalysis to screen for illegal drug use prior to appointment.

Any person who applies for employment in a position that involves providing direct care to a resident or patient in such a facility shall consent to a criminal background check pursuant to 68-11-256 of the Tennessee Code, which may result in the disqualification of the applicant from employment

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • long term care or skilled nursing: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)

License:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse (Preferred)