Tallgrass Creek, a 5-star retirement community in Overland Park, KS, provides an engaging culture, excellent work/life balance, and a career where you can make a difference in peoples’ lives every day. Our community was recently recognized as the top retirement community in our area and selected as one of the nation’s top nursing homes by U.S. News and World Report. Tallgrass Creek is now hiring for a full-time LPN, the hours are from 7:00pm to 7:30am. This position provides clinical leadership to the household including dispensing medications, observing residents’ conditions, and communicating with the Physician/NP and family /responsible party as needed. The Licensed Practical Nurse participates in planning, organizing, directing and facilitating the clinical operations of the household to ensure regulatory compliance. This position is also tasked with nurturing a person-centered approach and resident directed culture.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Current CPR certification
- Computer skills
- Complete a Safe Food Handling and Preparation Class (within 30 days of hire)
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Current LPN license required.
Related long term care/assisted living experience preferred.
Benefits We Offer Employees
- Onsite wellness visits and sick care available for all employees
- Tuition reimbursement and career development opportunities
- Fully supplied, state of the art buildings with 24 hour security