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Avera Oahe Manor

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Expanded Role Specialist

Avera Oahe Manor

Location:Gettysburg, SD, 57442
Posted:May 27 2024

Job Description

Join the LPN Nursing team at Avera!

Love Where You Work: Work at Avera where current employees rate their satisfaction at 94%. Join a team where the career opportunities are endless.

Culture: Be part of a multidisciplinary team built on teamwork, with compassion and the goal of Moving Health Forward for you and our patients. Work where you matter.

You Belong at Avera: Competitive pay, free health insurance, and options for: Student Loan Repayment Program, sign-on bonuses, various shifts and career growth opportunities.

Avera is currently seeking Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) looking to deliver the best possible nursing care in Averas patient-focused settings.

Position Highlights:

  • May be eligible for a $65,000 Sign-On Recruitment Packagewith 6-year commitment!
  • Ask about our Relocation Bonus!
  • Student Loan Repayment: This position may be eligible forAverasStudent Loan Repayment Program, which helps you pay off your loans and save money. Each month an extra payment of $167 (up to $10,000) fromAverawill help pay down your principal balance faster.
  • Positive Work Environment:Be part of an organization where we practice the mission in our daily operations and demonstrate our pride by delivering excellent care. We consider our team like a family, not just co-workers.
  • Purpose: Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) play a vital role in the delivery of long-term care services and create a caring and joyful environment for his/her residents.

Job Summary

  • Under the direction of the Director of Patient Care and/or Director of Nursing/LTC Clinical Coordinator, the LPN is responsible for the planning and coordination of direct patient and resident care services.
  • Serves as a core member of the interdisciplinary client care team.
  • Has the necessary authority to assess, plan, evaluate and teach in patient/resident situations.
  • Carries out administrative responsibilities as delegated by Director of Patient Care/Director of Nursing/LTC Clinical Coordinator.


  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing is required.
  • Associates Degree is required.
  • 3-5 years of experience is required.


  • Licensed as a LPN in the State of South Dakota and/or meeting the requirements of Multi-state licensure is required.
  • Basic Life support (BLS) (Offered on-site) is required.

Work Schedule

  • Hours: Day/Night Shift; 72 hours every 2 weeks
    • 6:00 am - 6:30 pm, 6:00 pm - 6:30 am
    • Every 3rd weekend
    • Every 3rd holiday
    • No call time


The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience.

  • $22.75 - $31.50

What Makes Avera Special?