Some questions which may help you determine the type of position you are after are: Which type of employer or facility is best for you? What hours are you able to work? 12 hour/3 days per week; part time, fulltime?
What kind of facility allows you to utilize your nursing skills? Is money your driving force or is there a specific type of nursing experience you desire? Once you have more clearly defined what is important to your career at this time, you will make the best decision.
As a new nurse, you are responsible in driving your career and must be aggressive when it comes to the progress of your career endeavors. As an LVN, you have the option of contacting a variety of facilities and/or type of employers. The list below is only a small list of facilities you have the opportunity to apply for once you have received your license:
Acute Care (Hospitals)
Long Term Care Clinics
Many nurses also opt to work several part time jobs, which provides them with greater experience at a variety of healthcare settings.