RN

Good Shepherd Lutheran Community

RN

Good Shepherd Lutheran Community is seeking qualified individuals to join our experienced team. The ideal candidate will be energetic and passionate about delivering high quality care to the residents that we serve.

Good Shepherd Lutheran Community offers competitive wages, health insurance, 401K, paid vacation, sick leave, and tuition assistance. Qualified individuals may apply on line, via e-mail or stop by the facility to fill out an application.

The mission of Good Shepherd Lutheran Community is to serve the social, physical, and spiritual needs of God’s people in a manner of love, dignity, and respect reflective of Jesus Christ the Good Shepherd.

Primary Function:

Incumbent works under the direction of the Director of Nursing or designee and in compliance with state statutes and regulations governing the practice of nursing. Incumbent provides staff supervision and direct hands on care to meet resident need in accordance with policy/procedures and physician orders.

Overview of Duties and Responsibilities:

Assesses, plans, coordinates and provides nursing care to skilled nursing and long-term care residents. Administers medications and treatments and provides direction and monitoring of LPN’s medication aides and nursing assistants. Provides resident teaching and works closely with the interdisciplinary team.

Qualifications:

Must be a Registered Nurse with a current nursing license from the State of Nebraska or a compact state recognized by the Nebraska Board of Nursing at the time of hire, and maintain the license in good standing throughout the course of employment.

Must be certified in basic life support/cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) or complete certification within the first month of employment. Must maintain certification throughout employment.

Experience in a skilled nursing or long-term care environment preferred.

Must be able to speak, read, write and understand the English language.

Overview of Physical Demands:

Work is typically indoors in a healthcare environment. Noise level is usually moderate, but may on occasion be loud

Must be able to lift, push and pull a minimum of 50 pounds. Physical abilities include extended periods of walking/standing and the ability to kneel, crouch and bend.

Must be able to deal with multiple interruptions. Work may be stressful when faced with multiple demands.

Must be able to talk and hear within normal ranges. Visual abilities must be correctable to normal ranges. Manual dexterity needed to operate equipment.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: RN $26.55 to $32.00 /hour

Interested applicants should contact Rachel in Staff Development at 402-426-4663 ext 1039. You are also welcome to submit a resume to the following email address rgrothe@goodshepherdblair.org

To apply for this job email your details to rgrothe@goodshepherdblair.org