SiouxFallsRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Sioux Falls jobs

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Adult C Unit - New Grads

Company: Avera Behavioral Health Center
Location: Chancellor
Posted on: November 20, 2023

Job Description:

**Only applicants who are LPN New Grads are eligible to apply** -







Join the LPN Nursing team at Avera!





Love Where You Work: - Work at Avera where current employees rate their satisfaction at 94%. Join a team where the career opportunities are endless.

Culture: -Be part of a multidisciplinary team built on teamwork, with compassion and the goal of Moving Health Forward for you and our patients. Work where you matter.

You Belong at Avera: - Competitive pay, free health insurance, and options for: Student Loan Repayment Program, sign-on bonuses, various shifts and career growth opportunities.

-

Avera is currently seeking Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) looking to deliver the best possible nursing care in Avera's patient-focused settings.

Why is Behavioral Health important?

The Avera Behavioral Health Adult C Unit is designed to be a structured, therapeutic environment for adults to learn to understand their diagnosis, develop a Crisis Response Plan, use healthy coping skills and set and complete goals.

You will enjoy this Behavioral Health setting if you are Nurse that:


  • Enjoys patient focused care with a team that is dedicated to quality patient outcomes
  • Likes working with the Adult population
  • Has a passion for helping patients with Anxiety, Depression, and Personality Disorders and Suicidal behavior.
  • Appreciates an active, challenging care environment that requires critical thinking.
  • Values autonomous professional nursing practice.
  • Possesses motivation to help create and deliver high-quality patient care in an energizing team environment.


    Position Highlights:


    • The Adult C Unit is a 26 bed unit
    • Opportunity to meet 60+ coworkers and work in a positive environment.
    • Opportunity to change the lives of your patients.
    • 1 RN for 7-8 patient ratio
    • Flexible scheduling program
    • Student Loan Repayment: This Registered Nurse (RN) position may be eligible for -Avera's -Student Loan Repayment Program, which helps you pay off your loans and save money. Each month an extra payment of $167 (up to $10,000) from -Avera -will help pay down your principal balance faster.
    • Positive Work Environment: -Be part of an organization where we practice the mission in our daily operations and demonstrate our pride by delivering excellent care. We consider our team like a family, not just co-workers.
    • Career Growth: You have the opportunity to go beyond licensure and employment requirements and become nationally certified.


      Job Summary


      • The Department of Nursing at Avera McKennan endorses Standards of Care that require all nurses to practice at a competent level of nursing care and demonstrate a competent and professional level of behavior in his/her role as an LPN. -
      • He/she assumes responsibility and accountability for his/her individual actions and outcomes of patient care delivered on his/her shift.


        Education and/or Experience


        • Graduate from a CCNE or NLN accredited nursing program is strongly preferred. Graduate from an approved nursing program is acceptable.
        • Two years of experience in a patient care setting is preferred.


          Licensure/Certification/Registration


          • Licensed as a LPN in the State of South Dakota and/or meeting the requirements of Multi-state licensure required. -


            Work Schedule


            • Varied Shifts
            • 72 hours per 2 weeks


              Pay

              The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience. -


              • $22.50 - $31.25 per hour


                -

                What Makes Avera Special?

Keywords: Avera Behavioral Health Center, Sioux Falls , Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Adult C Unit - New Grads, Healthcare , Chancellor, South Dakota

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest South Dakota jobs by following @recnetSD on Twitter!

Sioux Falls RSS job feeds