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Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

at New Alternatives

Posted: 4/15/2019
Job Status: Full Time
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LVNs....do you want to make a difference in a child’s life???? Have a rewarding position where you can help children and youth daily? We are looking for LVNs who can perform trauma-informed assessments in a new psychiatric stabilization unit.

The Emergency Screening Unit (ESU) in Hillcrest is actively looking for energetic and flexible LVNs with ideally some psychiatric experience. ESU is a Medi-Cal funded program that provides assessment and screening services to youth either on a 5150 or voluntarily. LVNs provide direct care to youth on crisis stabilization units. Staff is trained in evidenced based and promising practices to support their work with children and youth experiencing psychiatric crisis. The program’s goal is to decrease hospitalization whenever possible for the children and youth who are brought the program for assessments.

ESU is a 24/7 program with multiple 12-hour shifts available. Staff hired for full-time(36hr/wk) and are eligible for full time benefits. PT shifts also available. Competitive pay starts at $19-20/hour depending on experience. Looking for LVNs who want to be a part of a supportive, creative and fun group of committed nurses. Leadership opportunities available. Must possess valid CA LVN license.

Benefits:

  • Medical/ dental
  • Vacation/ Sick Leave
  • Nothing Down/ Low monthly Payments at Local Gym
  • 403B Plan