LVN $30/hr - Full Time, Part Time, PRN in Scotts Valley, CA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 5/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Nurses
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    5/12/2018

Job Description

The Camp Recovery Center is growing and seeking passionate, highly motivated individuals to join our team. Located in the tranquility of the Santa Cruz redwoods, The Camp Recovery Center has been treating adults and adolescents for drug addiction for almost 30 years. Considered a leader in the field of drug and alcohol treatment, The Camp has built a nationally recognized reputation in medical and therapeutic communities. Our compassionate and caring treatment programs provide clients with the newest advances in addiction treatment, all while residing in a truly peaceful setting. We are committed to providing the best care available for those suffering from the disease of addiction.

We are seeking experienced Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN) to work at The Camp Recovery Center located in Scotts Valley, Ca. for full time and part time positions. This individual is a member of the treatment team providing professional level nursing care to patients under minimal supervision and consultation. This is a complex position which directs and guides activities on the unit and assignments of ancillary personnel to unit and shift.

Qualifications:
1. Education - Graduate from an NLN approved nursing school.
2. Experience -- 5 years experience in a professional setting preferred. Will consider training the right person.
3. Certifications - CPR
4. Licenses - Licensed to practice as a licensed practical or vocational nurse in the State of California.
5. Special Requirements - Knowledge of chemical dependency and dual diagnosis treatment and rehabilitation requirements preferred.
6. Age/Gender Specifics - Ability to work with male and female, adolescent (13-17), adult (18-over) substance abuse/dual diagnosed population

You will excel at customer service and be able to collaborate with multiple departments in a collaborative manner.

As a member of our team you will have the opportunity to develop your skills within our fast paced and growing program. There are now many opportunities for advancement both at Camp Recovery Center and our new parent company, Acadia Healthcare.

Acadia is a provider of inpatient behavioral healthcare services. Acadia operates a network of 225 behavioral healthcare facilities with approximately 9,190 beds in 37 states, the United Kingdom and Puerto Rico. Acadia provides psychiatric and chemical dependency services to its patients in a variety of settings, including inpatient psychiatric hospitals, residential treatment centers, outpatient clinics and therapeutic school-based programs

We are dedicated to delivering the highest quality of chemical dependency treatment to adolescents and adults, embracing the values of integrity, responsibility, respect, accountability, and excellence into the care we provide. Whether clients are battling an addiction to alcohol, heroin, meth, or pain medications, they can rest assured that the staff at The Camp Recovery Center will do everything in our power to not only help them heal, but to help them regain the confidence needed to lead a life of lasting sobriety.

Employment is contingent upon successful clearance and completion of your background screening.