Calder Woods is seeking a night LVN who will be responsible for the implementation of the goals and objectives of the Unit through coordinating resident care management and staff direction and by providing direct nursing care to residents.
What You’ll Do
As a member of our team you will have an impact on our clients through accomplishment of the following responsibilities:
Supervise aides in the performance of their duties by monitoring their work; assign aides to residents – specifying break times and special duties to be completed, including activities.
Insure that the individual service plan is followed; administers or supervises treatments prescribed by physician.
Administer all intramuscular, sub-cutaneous injections; perform all in-house testing procedures; take and record vital signs.
Document acute episodes or significant changes in resident status
Handle the preparation and administration of prescribed medications.
Receive or place calls to physicians and follow through with physician’s orders.
Order all new medications and refills; administer all medications and chart same.
Current LVN License issued by TX Board of Nursing or compact State.
In addition to the great skills you already possess, if we had our say, we would also look for the following qualifications:
A minimum of 2 years' experience working in a long-term care facility
At Buckner one of the ways we show value to our team members is by offering the following perks:
Medical and Dental benefits for employees and their eligible dependents;
Short Term and Long Term Disability benefits;
Paid Time Off and Holidays;
Retirement Savings Plan; and
The 5Star Fun Plan Benefit: encourages employees to spread good cheer to their co-workers and residents creating a happy, healthy environment for all!
The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants – with respect. Buckner is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Buckner.