Mosaic provides a life of possibilities for people with intellectual disabilities through supports which are tailored to the individual's needs and desires. We support people to define their own happiness. We ask people how they like to spend their day, what they love to do in their spare time, where they want to live and goals they would like to achieve. We partner with them to make those things happen. These services are provided in collaboration with local, state, national, and international partners in 11 states and six countries. Mosaic is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. For more information visit www.mosaicinfo.org.
LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse)
Located In:Axtell, NE
**NEW GRADUATES WELCOME!!!**
Mosaic serves more than 5,200 people in 13 states and 750 communities. Services are tailored to meet individual needs and goals, allowing people to be as independent as possible. Services are designed for people with disabilities, mental and behavioral health needs and autism, as well as aging adults.
If making a positive impact in the lives of others is a constant on your to-do list — you’ll LOVE working with a team that puts people first.
We’re looking for a Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN to join our team!
With so many moving pieces, Mosaic relies heavily on the nursing team’s ability to assess and monitor all aspects of an individual’s care, including all medical/psychiatric concerns.
Who will love this job:
A natural helper - you possess the desire and a natural instinct to make people feel more relaxed and confident in your presence
A detail enthusiast - you understand that the “little things” are the important things when documenting the support and services provided to the individuals we serve
A relator - you’re not shy when it comes to meeting new people and instead easily form solid, genuine and mutually rewarding relationships.
A people person - you communicate clearly and naturally build trust and confidence with those you serve
What you’ll do:
* Collaborate with community healthcare service providers, nutrition services, and behavior specialists to provide individuals served with quality care. * Coordinate and oversee all healthcare appointments including appropriate follow-ups. * Educate and enable the Direct Support Team to administer medications and perform other tasks according to Mosaic policies and state licensing requirements. * Maintain and review medical records of individuals served to monitor pertinent concerns and provide documentation detailing the delegation of healthcare procedures and nursing tasks.
SCHEDULE: Nights - 6p-6a – including weekend rotation - medical support oncall responsibilities
Ideally you have:
* Licensed Practical Nursing/Vocational Nursing certification/license. * Minimum of one year of nursing experience. * Must have valid state driver's license. * Work requires frequent physical activity including extended periods of standing, walking, and bending with occasional periods of sitting, kneeling, climbing, stooping, crouching, squatting and balancing. * Work also requires constant reaching between knee and shoulder level as well as frequent reaching below knee level and overhead. * Work requires occasional independent lifting up to 25 pounds, frequent push/pull up to 40 pounds of force and the ability to safely transfer 50 pounds.
Extras we think you’ll love:
* Competitive Pay * Health Insurance * Professional & Personal Development Opportunities * Tuition Reimbursement * Paid Time Off (you earn it from day 1!)
Mosaic offers a competitive benefits package including a free health insurance option! Other benefits include dental, vision, 403(b) retirement plan, paid time off and a wellness program. To learn more, please visit www.mosaicinfo.org.