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Licensed Practical Nurse - All Shifts

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Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Licensed Practical Nurse - All Shifts
Role Title Licensed Practical Nurse - 49111
Job Open Date 12/21/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No
Hiring Range Commensurate with Experience
Agency Commonwealth Ctr for Children & Adolescents (708)
Agency Website http://www.ccca.dbhds.virginia.gov/
Location Staunton - 790
Sublocation
Position Number P0131
Job Posting Number 1032778
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference No
Job Type Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
Pay Band 03
Job Description

The Commonwealth Center for Children & Adolescents (CCCA) is Virginia’s only public acute psychiatric hospital for children and adolescents. CCCA serves youngsters with a variety of serious psychiatric and behavioral difficulties from across the Commonwealth. Treatment is provided by multidisciplinary teams in a relationship-based, collaborative, trauma-informed treatment model of care. The facility is located in Staunton, a vibrant town in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley within 30 minutes of major university towns. The mission of CCCA is to provide high quality acute psychiatric evaluation, crisis stabilization, and intensive short-term treatment that empowers children and their families to make developmentally appropriate choices and that strengthens children’s hope, resilience and self-esteem.

CCCA is seeking dedicated Licensed Practice Nurses to join the team with responsibilities that will include direct delivery of patient care according to individual treatment plans. Applicant must be able to work collaboratively with other Nurses, Nursing Assistants, and members of treatment team. Position provides opportunity to make a difference in lives of children all across the state. Opportunities for educational reimbursement are available. Some holiday and every other weekend schedules required.

$1000 Sign-On Bonus and $500 Referral Bonus available.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduate from an accredited nursing program and current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia or compact state as a Licensed Practical Nurse.
Effective verbal & written communication is essential.
Applicants must have knowledge of medication administration.
Ability to assess, plan, implement, & evaluate patient care.
Basic computer skills required.
Walking and/or standing for up to eight (8) hours or more, bending & lifting, ability to use TOVA techniques are essential elements required of the role. The selected LPNs will receive TOVA Training during the 2 week orientation process. (Successful completion required)
Maintain a professional attitude.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience working with children and in the field of psychiatric nursing preferred.
Bi-lingual abilities desired; Spanish or Sign Language preferred.

Special Requirements

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of criminal background check, drug screen and reference check.

Special Instructions to Applicants

To apply for a job you must make sure that your online application is up-to-date and ready to submit. REMEMBER YOUR CONFIRMATION NUMBER. You have not completed applying for this position until you receive a confirmation number. If you are connected to a printer, print the confirmation number so that you can track the progress of our application and click on OK. If you are not connected to a printer, write down the confirmation number and then click on OK." Applications received by paper, fax or email will NOT be accepted. Computer access is available at local public libraries and the Virginia Employment Commission. Reasonable accomodations are available to persons with disabilities during the application and/or interview process per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Please contact 540-332-2116 to request assistance. Persons with national service experience (VISTA, PeaceCorps, AmeriCorps), minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. EEO employer.

Contact Information

Name Shantae Fisher
Phone 540-332-2114
Fax
Email Submit application at https://jobs.agencies.virginia.gov
Address

Submit application at https://jobs.agencies.virginia.gov

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only);
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  2. * Do you have a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only)
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  3. * How did you find this employment opportunity?
    • State Recruitment Management System (RMS)
    • Agency Website or Bulletin Board
    • Job Board (Indeed, Monster, Dice, etc.)
    • Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)
    • Newspaper or Professional Journal (Please specify below)
    • Career Fair or Job Event (Please specify below)
    • VEC (Virginia Employment Commission)
    • Radio/TV (Please specify below)
    • Other (Please specify below)
  4. * Please specify the actual source from your response to question #3 above (Name of newspaper, Journal Title, Job Board, Career Fair, Agency Website, Social Media Type, etc.) If unknown or none, enter: N/A.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcript