IMMEDIATE OPENINGS: Full-time, plus $2,000 Retention BonusApplications being accepted now: www.pacificretirement.com/careersFriends House Health Care Unit is seeking an experienced LVN with geriatric and skilled nursing experience, supervisory experience is also desirable. This position will work directly for our Director of Nursing and is responsible for medications and treatments to the residents. You will evaluate the resident’s needs, condition and care, and will also assist the physician with examinations and treatments. The Charge Nurse supervises CNA staff in carrying out their assigned duties. You must be able to work with residents and the public on a personal basis under all conditions. The Charge Nurse informs the Director of Nursing of any unusual happenings or of potential problem areas in a timely manner. All nursing care will be performed with respect and compassion while promoting the individuality and comfort of all residents. The charge nurse shall always function within the scope of practice for an LVN. We are seeking candidates with the desire and willingness to work in a collaborative environment for the improved care and satisfaction of our residents. Qualifications:Graduate of an accredited school of nursingHolds a valid license to practice as an LVNGeriatric and skilled nursing experience preferredSupervisory experience desirable Requirements:Criminal background clearance with the DOJ and FBIPhysically healthy and strong enough to push, pull, or lift supplies or equipment up to fifty pounds.Physical clearance by company doctor with negative drug screen and a negative TB test.Retention Bonus paid in installments: 1/3 at hire, 1/3 at 6 months, 1/3 at 12 months
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