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Licensed Practical Nurse

NEW BEGINNINGS AT LAKE CHARLES LLC

This is a Contract position in White Plains, NY posted July 26, 2021.

LPN’s needed 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.

QUALIFICATIONS 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.

For charge nurse, a minimum of one (1) year post licensure medical /surgical experience is required with behavioral health experience strongly preferred.

OTHER SKILLS 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; ability to use BAL machine; CPI, 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.

WORK ENVIRONMENT 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, PRN Hiring