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DSHS Licensed Practical Nurse 4
SELAH WA 98942
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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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DSHS Licensed Practical Nurse 4
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Yakima Valley Habilitation School has a leadership opportunity for you to join our team as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) 4, where you'll thrive from empowering individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities.
Located in Selah, as the LPN4 you'll float through the cottages across campus providing nursing care to our residents. Your hours are from 1:30 pm to 10:00 pm working Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday with alternating weekends and alternating Wednesdays and Fridays.
**What you will do in this job:**
* Provide nursing care to clients with intellectual disabilities.
* Manage resident procedures and assessments in conjunction with medical staff and RNs.
* Schedule nursing staff including daily assignments.
* Assist providers in physical exams and provide training and assistance to staff in continuity of care.
* Document resident conditions or chances in condition.
* Transcribe and carry out physician's orders for all medications and treatments and ensure that medication/treatments are done following proper procedures and serve as the medication nurse.
* Training and orientation of new nursing staff.
**We're looking for someone who has:**
* A valid Washington State license as a practical nurse, or the ability to obtain a valid license prior to employment.
* One year or more of experience providing care as a Licensed Practical Nurse
If you have questions about this opportunity please contact Lindsey Dicus at (360) 890-5962 or email Lindsey.dicus@dshs.wa.gov.
**Additional Information**
Developmental Disabilities Administration's values our nursing staff and understands how important they are to our patients, their families and our facility. At Yakima Valley School, we know our clients can grow stronger and more independent with the help of our skilled nursing staff. We rely on and trust our dedicated staff and appreciate their ability and compassion in accomplishing our mission of Transforming Lives.
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Supplemental Information
Prior to a new hire, a background check including criminal record history may be conducted. Information from the background check will not necessarily preclude employment but will be considered in determining the applicant's suitability and competence to perform in the job. This announcement may be used to fill multiple vacancies. Employees driving on state business must have a valid driver's license. Employees driving a privately owned vehicle on state business must have liability insurance on the privately owned vehicle
Washington State Department of Social and Health Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in any area of employment, its programs or services on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, marital status, race, creed, color, national origin, religion or beliefs, political affiliation, military status, honorably discharged veteran, Vietnam Era, recently separated or other protect­ed veteran status, the presence of any sensory, mental, physical disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability, equal pay or genetic information. Persons requiring accommodation in the application process or this job announcement in an alternative format may contact the Recruiter at (360) 725-5810. Applicants who are deaf or hard of hearing may call through Washington Relay Service by dialing 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6384.
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*Salary:* $3,795.00 - $4,977.00 Monthly
*Location:* Yakima County - Selah, WA
*Job Type:* Full Time - Non-Permanent
*Department:* Dept. of Social and Health Services
*Job Number:* 2018-04709
*Closing:* 5/23/2018 11:59 PM Pacific
*Agency:* State of Washington
*Address:* View Job Posting for Agency Information View Job Posting for Location, Washington, 98504
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