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JOB OPENING: Part-time LPN - (20-09-2023)

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The Benedictine Sisters of Perpetual Adoration are seeking a part-time LPN for Our Lady of Rickenbach, the Congregation’s health care facility.

***THIS IS A PART-TIME, EVERY OTHER WEEKEND POSITION: Must work every other weekend with an additional 2 days per pay period (32 hours every two weeks). More hours could be available upon request.***

For more information, please click here or contact Human Resource Manager Amber Otto at (660) 944-2221 ext. 173. The congregation is an EEOC.

Responsible to:

Sister Administrator and Nursing Supervisor

Job Summary:

The LPN works as the Charge Nurse and is responsible for all nursing care given on that shift, assessing the nursing needs of the Sister residents and making necessary decisions regarding their care. This nurse must have a valid license in the State of Missouri. Starting wage: $18.75/hour.

Essential Functions:

Oversee the care given by the nursing staff (including NAs, CNAs, L1MAs);

Report issues to the Nursing Supervisor;

Assess the Sister residents early in the shift and make nursing decisions related to their care;

Report all important information about each Sister resident to the Nursing Supervisor and call the Sister Administrator if a Sister resident’s care warrants it;

Chart significant changes in a Sister resident’s condition;

Participate in the daily patient care of the Sister residents which include bathing, grooming, feeding, activities, etc.;

Participate in the nursing care of the Sister residents, which includes oral care, toileting, changing bed liners, keeping rooms orderly, etc.;

Administer medications and treatments as ordered by the physician or indicated by Sister residents’ needs;

Follow policies in observing safety and infection control practices;

Use proper body techniques in bending, lifting or stooping;

Coordinate workflow, staff breaks/meals on the shift;

Stock Sister residents’ rooms as needed;

Report needed supplies;

Maintain a clean, neat and orderly working environment;

May be asked to transport Sister residents to appointments, etc. and

Perform duties required of Nursing Assistant and Certified Nursing Assistants.



Must have and maintain a Valid LPN license in the State of Missouri;

Certification to administer IVs;

Pass a background and drug screening;

At least one year experience preferred;

Skills to supervise a staff of two to 10;


Assessment skills;

Good written and verbal communication skills;

Compassion for the sick and elderly;



Capable of functioning coherently during an emergency or crisis situation;

Lifting without restrictions; and

Agile enough to bend, stoop and twist.