Meeting Cancellations: 

  • Bedford County Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Tuesday, December 18, 2018 has been cancelled
  • Bedford County Board of Zoning Appeals meeting for Wednesday, December 26, 2018 has been cancelled
  • The three public hearings as to zoning and subdivision text amendments, originally scheduled for Mon Dec 10 will be heard at the Board's next regularly scheduled meeting which will be on Monday, Jan 14th at 7:00pm.

Bedford County Broadband Authority is requesting public comments as to its submission grant

Bedford County Collection Center Holiday Hours 


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All paper applications can be mailed to: 

Attn: Department of Human Resources

122 East Main Street

Bedford, VA 24523

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


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


Nursing Home


1229 County Farm Rd Bedford, VA 24523




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.


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



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

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Date Posted



Until position is filled

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 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.