Providence Health & Services LPN - Float Pool, West Seattle in Seattle, Washington
Providence is calling a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (Evening Shift, 0.6 FTE) to the Float Pool at Providence Mount St. Vincent in West Seattle, Washington.
This is an opportunity to work as a collaborative member of the team to provide the elderly the independence they deserve, the right to make their own choices, to respect their privacy, make them feel safe and secure at all times, while maintaining their dignity. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with a multidisciplinary team through a resident directed care model. Your purpose as a caregiver is to promote quality of life and a sense of belonging for the elderly in this wonderful long term care community in West Seattle.
Evenings from 2:00pm to 10:30pm.
In this position you will:
Act as an advocate for patients in maintaining choice, independence, privacy, dignity and security.
Assist in providing care and implementing delegated activities of the nursing plan or as directed by the nurse leader on duty.
Have responsibility for providing support and assistance to sub-acute patients and long term care residents, which may include those with Alzheimer’s and Dementia.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an approved Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) program
Current Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the State of Washington
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification (New hires must obtain within 30 days of hire)
Food Handler's Permit (New hires must obtain within 14 days of hire)
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Prior patient care experience in sub-acute, long term care and/or with Alzheimer’s or Dementia patients
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Mount St. Vincent is an innovative care community for primarily older adults. "The Mount" is home to more than 400 people. Programs offered include assisted living, skilled nursing in specially designed neighborhoods, short-stay sub-acute care, an adult day program and the Intergenerational Learning Center for child care. We are West Seattle's largest employer with nearly 500 employees representing more than 27 countries of origin.
We offer a range of benefits:
Preference and discounted tuition onsite Intergenerational Learning Center (ILC) for infants and preschool children
Easy access to public transportation
Unlimited free coffee
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: LPN/LVN
Req ID: 259909