Professional Career Consultants

Kansas City
(913) 652-0900

Denver
(303) 998-0000

Iowa
(515) 274-9525

Quad Cities
(563) 594-6740

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) – Iowa & Illinois

Brief Summary:

 

We have multiple opportunities available for LPNs including full time, part time and temporary. Jobs available include home health care, long term care, behavioral health, hospitals, assisted living, clinics and more.

 


Equal Employment Opportunity

Details:

Reports To:

The LPN works as staff in customer facilities. He/She functions under the direction, instruction and supervision of the staff nurse and the Director of Nursing and/or appropriate supervisor at the facility. He/She reports to A-1 CAREERS for employment purposes.

Duties:

  • Responsible for quality care rendered to patients at facilities.
  • Responsible for observing and administering nursing care to patients as directed by the immediate facility supervisor.
  • Responsible for accurately reporting the condition of the patient to the appropriate supervisor or other staff members
  • Responsible for performing assessments and procedures, which require substantial specialized knowledge, judgment and nursing skill based upon principles of psychological, biological, physical and social sciences.
  • Responsible for making decisions that are based on the individual’s education preparation and expertise in nursing.
  • Responsible for assisting in the care of all assigned patients in accordance with facility standards.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of accredited school for Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Vocational Nurse and current license to practice in the state of Iowa.
  • Twelve months of accumulated experience within the past five years. New graduate in lieu of twelve months of accumulated experience: recently graduated persons will be eligible for employment after completion of 1,200 verified hours of employment in the past twelve months.
  • Able to communicate effectively with all levels of the work force, both clinically and non-clinically.
  • Able to successfully perform and prioritize multiple functions or tasks.
  • Able to bend, stop, stand, kneel, squat and freely reach.
  • Able to assist patients with daily activities; such as bathing, walking and transfers.
  • Able to read and interpret technical instructions related to the patient’s care.
  • Able to see and hear in order to observe and assess the patient.
  • Must adapt to changing work environment rapidly.
  • Must provide results of annual TB test and other state-required tests.
  • Must provide current certification of CPR Training.
  • Must be able to pass drug screening and criminal background checks.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Kansas City/Corporate

7050 West 107th Street
Suite 120
Overland Park, KS 66212
(913) 652-0900

 

Denver

1660 S. Albion Street
Suite 719
Denver, CO 80222
(303) 998-0000

 

Iowa

8355 University Blvd
Suite H
Clive, IA 50325
(515) 274-9525

 

Quad Cities

2435 Kimberly Rd
Suite 205S
Bettendorf IA 52722
(563) 594-6740