Responsible to provide nursing care to individuals as prescribed by the physician and in accordance with standards of nursing practices and regulations, and may be directed by Nursing Department Managers.
Must have completed post secondary education coursework to facilitate licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN).
Must have a current license in good standing.
Must have a valid driver’s license.
Ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions at a level necessary to accomplish the job.
Must be able to relate positively and favorably to individual/consumer and families and work cooperatively with other associates.
Must be knowledgeable of Individual service Plans including understanding of clients rights, health needs and program implementation activities.
Must be able to bend, stoop, push, pull, sit and walk for periods of time.
Must be able to utilize proper body mechanics while lifting up to 75 pounds.
SALARY RANGE:$37,128.00 to $52,995.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD:Monday, December 17, 2012 to Tuesday, January 08, 2013
To fulfill President Lincoln’s promise – “To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan” – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America’s Veterans.
How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
These vacancies are advertised at the range of grades covered by the VA qualifications standard.
As a VA professional, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities at your fingertips. Not only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries.