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LPN (Every other Weekend)
Title:LPN (Every other Weekend)
Department:Residential- Level 3

LPN (Every other Weekend)

The Florence Crittenton Agency, Inc. is one of Tennessee’s leading social service providers, offering an array of 24/7/365 residential and outreach programs designed to strengthen communities through effective prevention and treatment services to children, youth, and families. As an Agency, we are a top provider in the Tennessee Department of Children’s Services Performance Based Contracting system, and maintain a number of state and federal grants and contracts to provide intensive, innovative therapeutic programs both on campus and across the East Tennessee region. We are accredited through the Council on Accreditation (COA).

The Florence Crittenton Agency is seeking an LPN position which requires maintenance of professional standards of nursing including physical examinations, administration of medication, designated treatment for individual clients, and maintenance of medical records for at-risk youth clients.

This position requires the establishment and maintenance of close working relationships with pediatricians, psychiatrists, hospital personnel, and other health care providers. The position encompasses the direction of medical care for clients as directed including required laboratory work, tests required and nursing services, all within the scope permitted by LPN licensing.

The work of this position requires this staff member to work closely with and as part of treatment teams.

The hours for this position would be every other weekend, split shifts.  Saturday and Sunday 730a-11am and 7pm-1030pm both days.

Job Qualifications:

  • Graduation from appropriate program of accredited licensed practical nursing. Currently licensed in the State of TN.
  • Previous experience with adolescents in a residential setting preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to physically participate in TCI restraint training as required
  • Ability to communicate clearly in English both written and verbal
  • Good visual and audio capabilities
  • Sit or stand for extended periods
  • Walk, run, bend, stoop, and/or squat, reach, climb steps or stairs as needed
  • PC/Keyboarding abilities
  • Lift up to 40 pounds
  • Work extended hours as needed (>40 per week)

Candidate must successfully pass an extensive pre-employment background check, including fingerprinting, TB test & drug-screening.

The Florence Crittenton Agency is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and maintains a Tobacco and Drug-Free Workplace

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