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  • On July 2, 2019 at 9:00 am, two or more members of the Bedford County Board of Supervisors may be in attendance at the opening of the new Thaxton Convenience Site, 1191 Thaxton School Road, Thaxton, VA.
  • Please take notice that the Bedford County Board of Supervisors Town Relations Ad Hoc Committee will meet on Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at 5:30 pm. The meeting will be held in the Board Conference Room of the County Administration Building located at 122 East Main Street, Bedford, Virginia. The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss general matters of interest to the Town and County.


    Please take notice that the Bedford County Board of Supervisors Personnel Committee will meet on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm. The meeting will be held in the Board Conference Room of the County Administration Building located at 122 East Main Street, Bedford, Virginia. The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss the Nursing Home, Solid Waste, potential policy changes, and other pay-related matters.

Public Notice: Due to software training for certain Community Development staff, no building permits will be issued between 1:30 and 4:30 on Wednesday, June 26

 

 

 

 

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All paper applications can be mailed to: 

Attn: Department of Human Resources

122 East Main Street

Bedford, VA 24523


 For jobs with the Department of Social Services, you must use a state application form.

 Internal Job applicants must use the Employee Transfers Policy.

Or you can call 586-7601 to ask for a form to be mailed to you. You can also pick up the form in person at the Bedford County Administration Building, 2nd Floor, 122 East Main Street, Bedford.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

  • Type:Full-Time & Part-Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:20.00/hour Actual salary dependent on experience
  • Posted Date:08/02/2018

Title

L.P.N. (full-time & part-time)

Department

Nursing Home

Location

1229 County Farm Rd Bedford, VA 24523

Hours

varies

Description

Responsible for the implementation of health related programs, services, and Activities of Daily Living (ADL) which promote, enhance, and maintain resident health and independence. Complies with established policies and procedures to perform responsible professional and human support activities in the care of nursing facility residents. Responsible for supervising Certified Nursing Assistants. Receives general supervision and direction from the Director of Nurses.

Requirements

Minimum Requirements Include:

  • Requires graduation from an accredited school of licensed practical nursing.
  • Must possess a current license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Requires general knowledge of nursing techniques and their relationship to medical practices
  • General knowledge of sanitation, hygiene, and medical treatment
  • Ability to apply therapeutic treatment and follow written instructions
  • Ability to keep records and complete reports
  • Ability to develop and maintain positive working relationships with residents, families, and other professional personnel
  • Ability to supervise others
  • Alertness, agility, physical stamina and physical condition sufficient to assigned tasks
  • Heavy work requiring the exertions of 100 pounds of force occasionally up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects
  • This position is designated as essential personnel and requires overtime, weekend, and holiday work as defined by the needs of the department.

    Preferred Experience includes:

  • Long term care experience preferred.

Bedford County maintains a safe, drug-free workplace for its employees. Drug screening, driving record check,a criminal background check, and previous employer references are required for all positions as conditions of pre-employment.

EOE / ADA / Minorities / Females / Vets

Minimum Salary

$20.00 hour    Actual Salary dependent on experience

Apply

Online: http://www.bedfordcountyva.gov/jobs

In Person: Bedford County Administration Building, 122 East Main Street, Suite 202, Bedford, VA 24523

Download Download Licensed Practical Nursing Job Description

Date Posted

8/2/2018

Deadline

Until position is filled

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