Management & Training Corporation LPN in Bronx, New York

LPN

Medical

Bronx, New YorkReqID: 23195

Situated in the heart of New York City’s world-famous Bronx borough, the South Bronx Job Corps has been providing no cost vocational training to students since 1981. People all around the world know the Bronx as the home of the New York Yankees, the Bronx Zoo and the New York Botanical Garden—not to mention as the birthplace of hip-hop. Look deeper and you’ll discover the quaint maritime village of City Island, the cultural attractions of Fordham and Belmont, and the art deco marvels in the Grand Concourse. Managed by MTC, the South Bronx Job Corps is your next best career move. Apply today!

Description

Position Summary:Reports to the manager, health & wellness. Performs duties concerned with the care of the sick and injured, prevention of illness, and promotion of good health in compliance with government and management directives.

  • Provide first aid treatment and assist physician in treating serious accidents or illness.

  • Treat minor injuries and illnesses according to doctor's instructions and maintain student health records.

  • Cleanse and dress wounds, operate emergency equipment and provide follow‑up nursing care as required.

  • Prepare and administer specified medications and drugs and assist in developing programs to prevent or control diseases and accidents.

  • Assist in the management and coordination of the pregnancy, weight control and smoking cessation programs.

  • Monitor students restricted to the infirmary.

  • Perform routine lab tests in accordance with approved standards.

  • Triage, assess chief complaints, take vital signs, do appropriate charting and assist with chart review duties and with patient care.

  • Assist doctor or mid-level health care provider when needed.

  • Demonstrate appropriate professional behavior.

  • Participate in career development services system by helping students maintain a healthy lifestyle.

  • Maintain a safe and clean work area that models high standards for a work environment.

  • Provide positive, quality customer services to students, staff and other center customers

  • Participate in student employability programs and activities.

  • Position is for 5 hours one day a week.

It is expected that the incumbent shall perform other duties as assigned within his/her capabilities as determined by management.

Education and Experience Requirements:

Completion of a licensed practical nurse program with a valid, unrestricted LPN license. Excellent written and verbal communications skills and computer proficiency required. Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record, unless waived by management.

Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran