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Lutheran Services in Iowa Nurse - Weekend Package in Ames, Iowa

Nurse - Weekend Package - Ames, IA

Nurse - Weekend Package

  • Residential Treatment / PMIC

  • Ames, IA, USA

  • Full Time/Part Time

"Society may have given up on these kids, and that's where we need to come in. We need to help, and that's what I'm here for." AJ, a Youth Associate at Beloit

"I want to make a positive impact in our kids' lives. That's why I like being here. I'm able to make a difference." Katy, a Youth Specialist at Beloit

If you have a passion for making a positive change in your community, Lutheran Services in Iowa is looking for you. LSI's Beloit Residential Treatment Center in Ames is looking for a compassionate, dedicated full-time and/or part-time Residential Nurse for our weekend package to make an impact in the lives of some of Iowa's most vulnerable kids. Many of the children we serve have experienced trauma or adverse experiences. It's our job and our privilege to empower them toward success.

Weekend package would consist of one eight hour shift and two twelve hour shifts. Full-time nurse will work three shifts each weekend - Friday1:00pm-9:00pm, Saturday 9:00am-9:00pm, and Sunday 9:00am-9:00pm.


Our Residential Nurse directly interacts with children on our campus each day. Along with coordinating the residential program's health care and medical services, this role is responsible for:

  • Monitoring children's health care and medical needs

  • Immunizations

  • Setting up and tracking medical appointments

  • Overseeing medication administration

  • Monitoring funding sources for resident care (Title XIX, Merit, or IFMC)

-Share on-call rotation

Salary and Benefits

On top of being a family of caring teammates, LSI also offers a competitive salary and benefit package, including a 401(k), paid time off, and health, dental, life, and vision insurance.


Candidates must be graduates of an accredited school of nursing, with a current Iowa license as an LPN or registered nurse (RN). Our Residential Nurse must also remain current with CPR certification, and must have one year of acute care experience. One year of general experience or specialized training in the treatment of severe emotional or behavioral health is preferred.

This position requires a valid driver's license, auto insurance, a good driving record, and the ability to pass an extensive background check, including checks of the Dependent Adult and Child Abuse registries, the Sex Offender registry, and the criminal history check.

Are you ready for the most challenging and rewarding adventure of your life? Join our LSI team today!

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