Education: High School Diploma or GED equivalent required. Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree with a major specialization in Nursing is preferred.
Description: This position is assigned to the Hospital and Jail Alternative Program of Austin Travis County Integral Care as the primary work site. The purpose of the position is to work as a member of a multi-disciplinary treatment team, providing focused routine health services to clients, providing assistance to the psychiatrist with reviews of medication and medical histories, implementing appropriate aspects of client care within the LVN's scope of practice, implementing the treatment plan for clients with common health problems and well defined learning needs, and interfacing with the medical community regarding medical issues pertaining to clients. Will assume accountability and responsibility for the quality of nursing care provided to clients. At this level, work is performed under physician supervision and RN supervision with minimal latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. A minimum of one year experience providing care for individuals with severe and persistent mental illness.
License(s): Required to be licensed as an LVN in the state of Texas. Current and valid Texas driver's license and a clean driving record required.
Hours: All Shifts, days and nights, varies as needed.
Salary: $19.30 an hour.
Integral Care strives to maintain a diverse workforce. We encourage all to apply, including those who have knowledge and/or experience working with underserved populations, including Asian and Pacific Islander, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, and LGBTQA communities.For specific positions, additional compensation may be available to those who are bilingual in both English and one of the following languages: Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, or Burmese. (PM16)