Youth Villages PRN Licensed Practical Nurse in Douglasville, Georgia

Company OverviewYouth Villages is a national leader in the adoption and implementation of research-based treatment philosophies in the field of children's mental and behavioral health. Our commitment to helping troubled children and their families find success spans 20 years and includes a comprehensive array of programs and services.

Program Overview

Youth Villages’ Residential Treatment programs serve children with emotional and behavioral problems. Our residential campuses provide the setting for an intensive treatment program that combines the unique balance of structure and freedom. This enables children and their families to identify, understand and cope with their individual needs and develop the skills necessary to succeed in less restrictive settings. We have three different types of facilities-Intensive Residential Centers, Open Campuses, and Group Homes. Located in Tennessee, Georgia and Oregon, all of these facilities utilize the Re-Education of Emotionally Disturbed Children therapy model (Re-Ed).

Position Overview

Providing first aid to residents who become ill or injured Maintaining medical charts on assigned residents Working with other consulting medical professionals in servicing medical needs Develop and facilitate employee and resident education programs such as personal hygiene; infection control and other relevant topics

This is a PRN position. LPN shifts are from 6:30am-8pm. Once the schedule is made, PRN nurses have the opportunity to pick which unfilled shifts they would like to work.

Requirements High School Diploma or GED equivalent and a Diploma from school of nursing or equivalent is required A LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) license active for the State of Georgia is required Experience working in a mental health setting is preferred Experience with psychiatric and/or pediatric/adolescent population is preferred Ability to maintain a flexible schedule

Experience growth and development through our continuous training, as well as tuition and licensure reimbursement, or pursue opportunities to advance both clinically and administratively with Youth Villages.

EOE

Job Number: 5480393

Job Title: PRN Licensed Practical Nurse

Location: Douglasville, GA - Inner Harbour

Relocation Offered: No