Experience in substance abuse treatment a plus. Must pass background, drug screen and have active and valid nurse's license and driver's license.
Please apply online or in person for consideration of position.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Graduate of accredited school of practical nursing is required; current Louisiana LPN license in good standing required; one (1) year post licensure medical/surgical nursing experience is preferred; additional nursing experience, particularly in behavioral healthcare, is preferred; and/or equivalent education or experience in job related activities.
Ability to lift up to 30 pounds; ability to push/pull up to 100 pounds; ability to speak, hear, see, sit, stand, walk, balance, stoop, kneel, reach and handle; ability to speak, read and write in English; good problem-solving and analytical skills; excellent interpersonal skills; excellent written and oral communication skills; good dexterity; ability to interact with hostile/stressed patients in calm, empathetic manner; basic computer keyboarding skills with ability to learn and use clinical software; First Aid/ CPR and automatic external defibrillation certification or eligible; knowledge of and ability to apply information regarding cultural/age/population specific characteristics to patient care in assigned area. If recovering, two years of verifiable abstinence required with active participation in the appropriate Twelve Step program preferred.
Position is in a rehabilitation setting that involves associated risks or discomforts requiring safety precautions. Position is subject to stressful situations and contact with chemically impaired/volatile persons who may require additional safety precautions. Position cannot leave shift until adequate coverage is provided. Position is subject to varying shifts, including weekends.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary
Salary: $0.00 /hour
• LPN (Preferred)
• One location
• Health insurance
• Paid time off
• Flexible schedule
Hours per week:
• Less than 10
• Current State Nursing License
• Not listed / Other
Relocation Assistance Provided:
• Monday to Friday
• On Call
• Day Shift
• Night Shift
• Overnight Shift
• 8 Hour Shift
• 10 Hour Shift
• 12 Hour Shift
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