Licensed Practical Nurse (All Shifts) in San Jose, CA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 10/31/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    San Jose, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/31/2018

Job Description

At San Jose Behavioral Health, our counseling professionals provide treatment and support to assist clients in their recovery from behavioral problems and assist with modifying problem behaviors; may also provide counseling services to families of clients.

 Summary:

San Jose Behavioral Health is currently seeking a LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse). The LPN will work directly with the treatment team to provide safe, quality care to our patients.  The LPN provides direct patient care/support and is responsible for responding to patients’ requests, conducts patient rounds, and assists patients that are unable to attend to their activities of daily living.

 Requirements/Qualifications:

Ideal candidates must have a high school diploma or GED, and will have graduated from an accredited LPN program, possessing a current state licensure.  CPI/CPR certified is required.  The optimum team player will have a minimum of one year experience as an LPN, with one year acute psychiatric experience is strongly preferred.  Qualified bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.