PRN Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - 22422
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Olathe, KS 66061
Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a Christian environment.
Show YOU care, join us today!
PRN Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Location: 3140 – GSS Olathe
20705 W 151st St
Olathe, Kansas, 66061-7222
Employment Type: On Call / PRN
Hourly: 20.50 – 21.50
As a Licensed Practical Nurse, you have a strong desire to serve others. In your role at the Good Samaritan Society, you will provide resident care, document health needs and changes, assist staff RNs and leadership, and communicate with residents and families to provide a welcoming care experience.
What’s in it for you: You will work in a faith-based organization with daily devotions and prayer before meetings (if you choose to participate). And you’ll be part of a family, offering love and compassion to residents as part of a dedicated and diverse care team. Just ask our employees – it’s what they love most about their role at the Society. That, and our opportunities for advancement.
You’re a good fit if: You bring a smile to work every day, are a team player and have a compassionate nature.
What you’ll do: A typical day will include overseeing routine care for those we serve, working closely with a staff RN to administer medications, and documenting each resident’s daily care, movement and hygiene. You’ll listen when residents and their families have questions or concerns, and be a champion when they experience personal victories.
Your role also will include direct resident care at times, helping residents with all necessary personal care. You’ll help as needed with transferring, repositioning and walking using correct and appropriate techniques and equipment.
You’re qualified for this position if: You meet all qualifications outlined below.
Throughout our organization, we aim to fulfill the most basic of human needs: to feel loved, valued and at peace. Join us by applying today.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current LPN license in Kansas is required.
Basic ability to communicate and comprehend; ability to measure and comprehend certain quantities; knowledge of basic nursing skills; knowledge and familiarity with the therapeutic effects and side effects of all medications administered.
The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying employees. The variety of benefits include: health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit: https://www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits
LPN – PRN, must be available to work at least 5 shifts per month with at least 2 of those on the weekend + at least one holiday per year, must be IV certified or willing to become IV certified
Some of our many benefits:
Scholarships for tuition assistance (full time or part time only).
Extensive amount of training given for new staff with trained mentors.
Flexibility in scheduling.
Medical/Dental/Vision insurance (for employees working 30 hours or more per week)
discount on auto, home and renters insurance
discounts for cell phone companies, theatres, hotel, KC Renaissance Festival, Silver Dollar City, Worlds of Fun, Starlight, YMCA
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Philosophy: Good Samaritan Society is well-known in the Olathe community for providing care and housing for adults. We take pride in our reputation within the community of Olathe for providing compassionate care that goes beyond meeting our residents’ physical needs by recognizing and supporting their emotional and spiritual needs as well. We believe that everyone, both resident and staff, deserve to feel loved, valued and at peace. The Good Samaritan Society is not just a business or a system. We are people with a mission. We are the nation’s leading not-for-profit provider of senior care and services, here to share God’s love in word and deed. We serve our residents with compassion and understanding.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit: https://www.good-sam.com/lp/careers/eeo-and-affirmative-action