LPN (Part-Time)

Whitehouse, OH 43571

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Position Description

Help us redefine what is possible with Autism. Bittersweet, Inc. is a non-profit organization that provides residential, vocational, and recreational services to individuals with autism. Bittersweet is seeking a part time LPN to help enrich lives and make a difference on our nursing team in Whitehouse, OH. Candidates should have strong critical thinking skills, be able to work independently, and possess a positive work ethic with patience, compassion, and flexibility required in a facility serving those with developmental disabilities.

• Monitor all aspects of health and safety including the psycho-social and medical needs of Bittersweet residents and the participants of the vocational day program.
• Completion of nursing health assessments and resident nursing skills and tasks, including medication administration, vitals, irrigations and vaccinations.
• Serve as a medical and occupational health advocate for residents and vocational participants
• Assist in education and delegation for staff of medication administration and other pertinent skills and tasks.
• Assist in monitoring and completion of all regulatory rules and regulations through the Department of Developmental Disabilities.
• Providing education to residents, participants and staff regarding detection of illness, disease prevention, infection control, hygiene, sanitation, etc. as needed

• Current RN/LPN license for the State of Ohio with a minimum of one year of nursing experience
• Current Driver’s License
• Experience working with adults with developmental disabilities preferred
• Ability to follow physician’s orders and excellent medical charting skills.
• Ability to work and communicate effectively with minimal supervision in a team environment