Licensed Practical Nurse - NE DHHS Lincoln Regional Center

$18.00 - $22.50 hourly
  • Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
  • Lincoln, NE, USA
  • Oct 09, 2020
Full time Licensed Professional Other Behavioral Health Positions

Job Description

Join the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services in "Helping People Live Better Lives." With continuing education and advancement opportunities, you can join a team of professional nurses where the work culture encompasses passion, integrity, and fulfillment. The Lincoln Regional Center is looking for Licensed Practical Nurses with teamwork and adaptability skills. Join #TeamDHHS today! We currently have 1 permanent full-time and 1 permanent part-time position on 2nd shift (2:45pm - 11:15pm) as well as a 1 temporary on-call position available.

Hiring rate of position: Full-Time: $18.00 - $22.50 per hour; pay based on experience. Guaranteed 40 hours per week for full-time employees, generous shift differentials up to $1.50 per hour, flexible schedules and overtime available. Excellent benefits and retirement contribution match of 156%. Come join our team and help someone rebuild their life one step at a time.

Permanent positions available on 2nd shift and temporary on-call available.

Licensed Practical Nurse to perform duties within scope of practice including medication administration; documentation; order entry; supply inventory and ordering; use of electronic medical record. Will be a contributing member of the interdisciplinary treatment team delivering holistic and individualized care to patients with mental illness.

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS: A current license to practice as a licensed practical nurse in Nebraska or authority based on the Nurse Licensure Compact to practice as a licensed practical nurse in Nebraska is required.

PREFERRED: Knowledge or experience working with patients with mental illness or psychiatric disorders.

OTHER: Valid driver's license or the ability to provide independent authorized transportation.

Other Salary Information

pay rate based on years of LPN experience

Loan Forgiveness?

No