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State of Alaska: Licensed Practical Nurse/ Nurse I/Ii

State of Alaska

This is a Full-time position in Fairbanks, AK posted April 15, 2021.

JOBThis position is open to Alaska Residents only.Please check ourresidency definitionto determine if you qualify.The mission of the Division of the Alaska Pioneer Homes is: ” Providing elder Alaskansa home and community, celebrating life through its final breath.” This position is a member of an outstanding nursing and direct care staff at of the Fairbanks Pioneer Home and plays a vital role in providing person-centered care and support in a safe environment for up to ninety-one (91) elder residents.Our division values are:Positive Attitude: ” We enjoy what we do.” Optimism inspires open-mindedness and creativity.Love: ” We love who we serve.” Out of love and respectfor our residents, we put their needs before staff convenience.Accountability: ” We do what we say.” We are accountable to our residents, to their families and to each other.

Accepting responsibility is essential as we plan and deliver care.Trust: ” We say what we mean.” Open and honest communication is crucial to earning the trust of our residents, their families and our coworkers.Excellence: ” We provide excellent care, every resident, every day every time.” Our own excellence inspires excellence in others, including residents, families and our coworkers.What you will be doing: Provide high quality care to assisted living home residents in a warm, supportive, and caring manner.

This position provides clinical and medication administration to residents and clinical support to the care teams.

Focus will be on quality resident care, the growth, development, and empowerment of health care teams, and the promotion of assisted living philosophy and statutes.The benefits to joining our team: This position is part of an amazing team with opportunities to make a positive impact on the quality of life for Alaskan elders by providing excellent person-centered loving care and services.

This position is surrounded by elder residents with many years of life experiences and wisdom who are in varying stages of their life journey.The working environment you can expect: This job is located at the Fairbanks Pioneer Home, an assisted living home at 2221 Eagan Ave, Fairbanks, Alaska.

It is nestled in 16 beautiful acres of birch and spruce trees, convenient to the local senior center next door.Who we are looking for: Position-specific knowledge, skills and abilities that are desired or contribute to the success in this position:Considerable knowledge and skill of the principles and practices of nursing, behavior, and needs of patients.Ability to observe and evaluate reactions and changes in the physical behavioral and mental condition of patients and to think and act quickly in emergencies.Ability to develop therapeutic relationships with patients.Ability to administer treatments and medications and observe for and report adverse reactions.Ability to maintain records and to prepare clear, concise reports.Other Job information:This position is in support of the Pioneer Home, which is a 24 hour facility.This Pioneer Home is an Eden Alternative facility, where the environment includes contact with plants, flowers, and pets including cats, dogs, fish and birds.Employees of the Pioneer Home receive continual screening for tuberculosis and criminal history.A cover letter is NOT required for this position.Your complete application [, including supplemental questions,] will be used to determine which applicants will advance to the interview phase of the recruitment and selection process.

To view the general description and example of duties for the Licensed Practical Nurse/Nurse I/Nurse II position, please go to the following link:Https://www.Governmentjobs.Com/careers/Alaska/classspecs