Liberty Healthcare, a national behavioral health company, is seeking LPNs to work at the Westchester Medical Behavioral Health Center located in Valhalla, New York.
We are seeking fully licensed LPNs with two years of psychiatric experience preferred to provide inpatient services to a mental health population (child, adolescent & adult).
Day (7am-3:30pm) and Evening (3pm-11:30pm) shifts available. Working every other weekend is required for full-time positions. All full-time positions include benefits and significant training. Starting salary of $25/hour plus a shift differential for evening work. PRN (per diem) LPNs also needed.
Good knowledge of current psychiatric nursing techniques and procedures; skill in the operation of patient treatment and monitoring equipment such as blood pressure gauges, thermometer, stethoscope, CPR equipment, needles, syringes, suctions, catheters, tubings, ventilators, roto beds, etc.; ability to work under stress; ability to communicate effectively with patients, their families and other health professionals; ability to effectively use computer applications such as word processing, calendar, e-mail and database software in performing work assignments; ability to read, write, speak, understand, and communicate in English sufficiently to perform the essential duties of the position; sound professional judgment; flexibility; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.
Must possess a valid license and current registration to practice as a Practical Nurse in New York State.
Psychiatric experience preferred.