Licensed Practical Nurse

Licensed Practical Nurse

Salary Range

$4,713 to $6,866 Per Month

Posting Expiration Date

June 18, 2021

Are you passionate about inspiring the next generation of healthcare professionals? Do you want to advance the careers of others through teaching? Long-Term CareWorks at RISE Partnership is looking for a Licensed Practical Nurse who wants to transform Oregon’s CNA workforce.

Application Requirements

Ready to join us? A resume, cover letter, and references are required for all applications. Your cover letter should explain your reason for wanting to work for RISE Partnership and provide an example of your demonstrated success in a similar position. To apply, submit your cover letter and resume via this job posting at

Position Summary

Reporting to the Long-Term CareWorks Director with Lead support from the Nurse Aide Instructor, the Licensed Practical Nurse will be part of a team of professionals who help deliver the benefits of labor-management trusts. We are seeking nurses with long-term care and teaching experience to lead quality Nurse Aide certification programs. A passion to see others succeed is essential. Flexibility will be key for this role as it relates to scheduling classes/lab hours. This individual must be a licensed practical nurse in the state of Oregon with at least two years of nursing experience. Experience as an instructor is preferred.

Essential Functions

  • Work under the direction of the Nurse Aide Instructor to ensure program outcomes are reached
  • Design, develop, and deliver online courses, instructor-led courses, facilitator manuals, participant guides, and training aids for both modular asynchronous and synchronous training
  • Utilize adult learning principles and best practices to fit the needs of learners, and resourcefulness and curiosity to come up with creative solutions to deliver trainings
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of new learning models and content design templates
  • Organize and prioritize work project plans, and provide regular status updates to Nurse Aide Instructor and other designated stakeholders
  • Stay up to date with adult learning trends
  • Provide recommendations for changes to curriculum and/or facilitation technique
  • Manage the virtual and in-person class to provide an exceptional and equitable learning experience
  • Facilitate online learning via learning management system
  • Continuously improve facilitation skills by taking part in professional development opportunities, and reflect on feedback from your supervisor and training team members 
  • Support apprentices in their career advancement
  • Perform work with patients and apprentices in a clinical setting
  • Prepare apprentices for the Oregon CNA licensure exam 
  • Adhere to federal and state guidelines for CNA Apprenticeship Program
  • Attend training provided by the Oregon State Board of Nursing 
  • Ensure system updates are done in a timely manner
  • Develop core competencies in all aspects of the Trusts, to include, but not limited to Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, Medicare
  • Work with and protect sensitive and confidential information using appropriate administrative, technical, and physical safeguards in compliance with HIPAA
  • Work with diverse communities, including members from different socioeconomic, racial, religious, and language backgrounds including members who identify as LGBTQQI

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • A demonstrated commitment to healthcare and empowering workers
  • Self-motivated with ability to to think on your feet
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Excellent communications skills 
  • Ability to work with a team
  • Ability to pass a background check and federal authorization process in order to work within long-term care facilities 
  • A commitment to advancing the voice and conditions of Oregon’s long-term care workers
  • Ability to support RISE’s organizational values of Respect, Integrity, Service, and Equity in the development and delivery of your work including demonstrated positive interactions with staff, vendors, the consumers we support, and other organizational stakeholders


  • Licensed practical nurse in the state of Oregon required
  • At least one year of nursing experience required
  • Experience instructing adult learners and teaching preferred
  • Experience working in a long-term care facility preferred

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position is not responsible for supervising other staff members.

Working Conditions

  • Check the appropriate health classification group for this position:

□ Group 1 – Requires physical abilities to perform instant or sustained arduous physical activity
✓ Group 2 – Requires occasional lifting and exertion for short periods
□ Group 3 – Requires very limited physical exertion

  • Readiness to work occasional long hours, weekends


This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice.

Application Requirements

Ready to join us? A resume, cover letter and references are required for all applications. Your cover letter should explain your reason for wanting to work for RISE Partnership and provide an example of your demonstrated success in a similar position. 

Pay and Benefits

We offer competitive wages and top-notch benefits, including major medical, dental, vision, employee assistance program benefits for ourselves and if applicable our dependents, as well as retirement and leave benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our team members are also responsible for conduct consistent with our EEO standards and are expected to demonstrate respect for all coworkers and participants. We also recognize the desirability of increasing employment opportunities for people of color, women, LGBTQQI, people that are bilingual or multilingual, and people with disabilities.

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