compensation: $22.00 - $26.00 DOE employment type: full-time
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Unity House, a well-respected leader in providing care to individuals with developmental disabilities
in Faribault and Owatonna, is currently seeking a full-time nursing associate in Faribault.
Unity House is a progressive company that encourages employees to express their ideas and to be part of the entire spectrum of care for the people we serve. This position will lend itself well to someone pursuing a career in nursing.
Unity House Nursing Associate Responsibilities:
A degree as an LPN or RN is required; general responsibilities of this rewarding position include monitoring individuals with disabilities within their home, medication administration, light housekeeping, meal prep, assisting with activities of daily living. More specific to this nursing position dedicated to the cares of one person: trach-tube understanding and cares, personal heated humidity equipment cleaning and regular maintenance, personal cares and hygiene, nebulizer usage. A qualified candidate will complete required training on: company policies, trach-tube essentials course, basic American Sign Language, medication administration, nebulizer equipment, personal heated humidity equipment, G-tube application and changes, signs and symptoms of illness, emergency procedures related to trach-tube usage.
Rotating schedule including every other weekend:
Week 1: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday
Week 2: Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
Shifts are 8 hours, 2pm – 10 pm
Direct Support Professional Qualifications:
A degree as an LPN or RN is required. Must be 18 years old or older and be able to pass a Background Study performed by Minnesota Department of Human Services. No previous experience in a group home is necessary, but will be helpful. Must complete all necessary training satisfactorily. All training necessary for this specific individual is paid and provided by Unity House, Inc.
We offer very competitive starting pay range of $22.00- $26.00 per hour, DOE; benefits
include reimbursement for CEUs, 75% health insurance premium contribution, paid sick time after 90 days and paid vacation time after 6 months, company retirement plan contribution. We regularly involve employees in development and advancement of programs and provide substantial performance incentives.
Contact Unity House with further questions or for more information.
We are proud of the strong history of advancement potential in our growing company. This is an
exciting opportunity to make contributions to improve the lives of people with disabilities. Do not
hesitate, this position will be filled quickly.
APPLY AT: 25 NW 2nd Street in Faribault, MN or call (507) 334-7400. On-line applications
available by request (a Google Form Application link can be emailed.)
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