Do you want to make a positive impact on the lives of children and adolescents? If so, you could become a part of a team creating meaningful, independent and productive lives for those individuals that we serve.
Being a LPN has its Advantages
As a LPN at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
Opportunities to learn and grow in the Behavioral Healthcare field.
Mentorship from experienced clinical leaders
Comprehensive training in crisis prevention/intervention, trauma informed care, CPR, first aid, and cultural competencies
Flexible schedules that can work with school, family commitments, or other employment
Competitive shift differentials for evenings and weekends
Devereux will pay for your CEUs through our partnership with the Lippincott Nursing Center website, which provides a wide range of educational resources to earn state licensing required CEUs.
Devereux will pay for your license renewal CEUs as part of our nurse continuing education program.
Quality Low-Cost Benefits, plus student loan debt assistance and 30-day benefit eligibility waiting period for new hires! http://benefits.devereux.org
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Florida provides programs and services for children and adolescents who face significant emotional, behavioral and intellectual/developmental challenges. Based out of Viera, FL, this position is responsible for ensuring client care by providing medications, ensuring regular medical checkups, and keeping medical file updated, as well as keeping an open line of communication with clients' family and medical staff (doctors, therapists, other nurses, etc.).
Keywords: licensed practical nurse, LPN, mental health, residential care, psychiatric care, behavioral health, medication administration, documentation, electronic health records, clinical, direct care, certified nursing assistant, practical nursing, patient care
What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visithttps://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing:
Associate's Degree or Diploma required
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (strongly preferred)
Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Florida required
Registered Nurse in the State of Florida Preferred
Must be able to complete a two-week new hire orientation class (Monday - Friday); hours are approximately 9:00am to 5:00pm each day
This position is for 2nd shift- 3pm-11pm
2 Years of nursing experience or previous experience working in another position with the DJJ, IDD, or Psychiatric population in a group home or residential facilitypreferred
Valid Florida driver's license
Successfully pass pre-employment medical screenings which include: Drug Screen, Physical, TB Test and Influenza Vaccine
Must be proficient in nursing assessment skills and basic software programs.
Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate's understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.
Posted Date 1 day ago (8/30/2021 1:05 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-19722
Position Type Part-Time