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LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse

Location: Montgomery County, NY
Job # 2059529
16 LIBERTY ARC LOGO CMYK
 
Look no further. This is the place for you! Liberty ARC offers you the chance to have a fulfilling career with numerous opportunities to make a REAL difference in the lives of those we support. Liberty, the Montgomery County Chapter of NYSARC, supports individuals with developmental and physical disabilities. If you’re looking for an inspiring profession with many life-long rewards and want to be a part of something special, we want YOU!
Don’t miss the chance to work at one of most respected not-for-profits in upstate NY. We offer numerous professional growth opportunities, paid/on-the-job training and competitive benefits. Apply now and begin a truly unforgettable experience with us. It’s all about the opportunity and what you make of the journey!

Licensed Practical Nurse
 
Location: Day Supports / Residential / Offsite                                         
FLSA: non-exempt
Reports To:  Supervising RN                                                          
Physical Requirements: General good health.  Required to sit at computer for extended periods of time
Hours of Work: Full time – approximately 37.5 hours per week.  Monday – Friday 8:30a – 4:30p.  Occasional evening / weekend hours may be required.
 
 
Job Qualifications:
 
  • Must be currently licensed and registered as an LPN by the NYS Education Department. 
  • Experience in a clinical nursing setting and/or experience with the developmentally disabled preferred.
  • Valid NYS driver’s license
  • Travel is required
 
 
Major Responsibilities:
 
  • Assist the RN in directing nursing care
  • Report any concerns or medical problems to the RN
  • Assist and complete medical documentation in a timely and accurate manner
  • Assist with medications and treatments – such as medication administration, wound care, g-tubes etc.
  • Assist with medical appointments
  • Monitor medical supplies and medications
  • Work closely with the RN following the care within the LPN scope of nursing
  • Provide medical services to individuals (following the LPN scope of nursing), in compliance with agency, local, state and federal regulations.
  • Attend mandated training as required to ensure LPN license is current
 
 
Disclaimer The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be construed, as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Liberty reserves the right at its sole discretion to amend its policies, programs and/or guidelines, including the contents of this job description, at any time without prior notice.
 
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer regardless of Race/Color/Religion/Age/Sex/National Origin/Marital Status/Disability/Veteran Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Genetic Information and all other categories covered by law. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment physicals and substance abuse testing.
 
Liberty was founded in 1957 by parents of children with developmental disabilities who wished to establish special education programs in the local community. Celebrating 60 years of quality services in 2017, the organization offers vocational, residential, day, family support and health-related services. We are headquartered in Amsterdam, NY with sites located throughout Montgomery County.
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