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Smith Senior Living Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Chicago, Illinois

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Caring for others is your mission in life:

Your strongest qualities are empathy and compassion for others. Our Life Plan Community is seeking a skilled and caring LPN to join our team.

Job Description:

Ongoing assessment and observation of the residents to ensure that the residents remain at their optimum level of health. Dispensing and recording of all medications accurately and according to Smith Village policy and procedures. Carrying out all orders prescribed by the physician accurately, ensuring that all meds and equipment are available in a timely manner. A strong leader who delegates responsibility to nurse’s aides and monitors the care delivered by the aides, insuring that all care is being delivered to all the residents appropriately.

Requirements:

  • Must have LPN license in good standing in Illinois
  • Long Term Care experience preferred
  • Demonstrates caring and compassionate nature
  • Must possess excellent supervisory skills
  • Must possess strong computer skills Individuals working PRN will be required to work four (4) shifts per month, two of which will be on a weekend, plus one (1) summer holiday and one (1) winter holiday. PRN will also be required to provide Employer at least one (1) week each month during which PRN will be available to work upon two (2) hours’ notice.

  • Candidate must be a team player, have a positive outlook and excellent problem solving skills

  • History of excellent attendance
  • Maintains neat, professional appearance
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