Sep 25, 2023

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

  • UCP of Sacramento & Northern CA
  • Hybrid (Sacramento, California 95841, USA)
  • $30.00 - $32.00 hourly
Part time Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

This position is responsible for providing nursing services, create and assist in health plans, serve as a resource in preparing health education, in-service trainings for staff to meet Title 22 standards, attending individual meetings as needed, assure compliance of restricted health care plan by staff.


  • Provides individual and group supervision and instruction to individuals/staff within the program facility.
  • Provide as needed, input into the development of Individual Service Plans/Person Centered Plans in regard to nursing.
  • Provides follow through on the individuals ISP goals/objectives to assure that they are properly implemented, monitored, documented and evaluated to meet program requirements per nursing needs.
  • Records daily progress made by the individual in regards to nursing needs.
  • Attends regularly scheduled staff meetings as needed with Program Manager and other related personnel.
  • Assists in developing and implementing nursing plans to meet the needs of the individual.
  • Operates personal or agency-owned vehicle in a safe manner and in accordance with California State law. Traveling within reasonable distances is required.
  • Ensures individual’s safety regarding special adapted equipment (i.e., wheelchairs, trays, speech devices).
  • Maintains a professional demeanor with management, co-workers, members of the community, and with all outside agencies. Able to communicate with outside personnel medical issues that may arise.
  • Maintains Code of Safe Practices for his or her classification.
  • Dispenses medication to the individual, following Program Manager's directives/physician orders.
  • Adheres to the guidelines found in the Employee Handbook.
  • Adheres to the Rights of Persons with Developmental Disabilities, maintain client confidentiality, follow required reporting procedures with respect to special incidents or suspected abuse.
  • Advocates for the individual’s rights and needs.
  • Completes and submits in a timely fashion, documentation of each individual’s progress including daily session note when applicable.
  • Assists individuals with unanticipated or emergency situations that may arise.
  • Selects or develops resource materials to enable the individual’s health and overall safety.
  • Provides in-service training as required and maintains required documentation in conjunction with Title 22.
  • Ability to teach staff curriculum in regard to restricted health care plans along with other medical diagnosis.
  • Monitor health status of individuals who are supported by UCP.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to create and implement a tracking system for all individuals served.
  • Proactive and independent with the ability to take initiative.
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines and monthly/annual goals.
  • Has the ability to quickly learn new systems as they are implemented.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, videoconferencing using Zoom, Webex, etc., and adequate/reliable internet access.
  • Ability to teach curriculum to staff and individuals supported by UCP.

Education and Experience:

  • Current CPR or BLS certification.
  • Valid driver license and clean driving record, Insurance.
  • DOJ fingerprint clearance.
  • Current CA LVN license.

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer and/or talking on the phone.
  • Must be able to occasionally lift and/or carry up to 35 pounds.

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Here's a glimpse of what UCP is all about:


  • Thursday – 6/1/2023
  • Thursday – 6/6/2023
  • Tuesday – 6/12/2023
  • Wednesday – 6/21/2023
  • Thursday – 6/29/2023

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $30.00 - $32.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Vision insurance

Standard shift:

  • Day shift

Weekly schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Sacramento, CA 95841: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • LVN (Preferred)
  • BLS Certification (Preferred)
  • LPN (Preferred)

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Sacramento, CA 95841

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