Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Minnesota Department of Human Services
Published
June 7, 2021
Location
St. Cloud, MN
Job Type
 

Description

Job Class: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers

Date Posted: 06/04/2021

Closing Date: 06/10/2021

Hiring Agency: Department of Human Services

Division/Unit: Direct Care & Treatment / Mental Health & Substance Abuse Treatment Services

Work Shift: Night

Work Hours: 9:30pm - 7:30am

Days of Work: Varies

Travel Required: No

Salary Range: $21.61 - $29.22 /hourly; $45,122 - $61,011 /annually

Classified Status: Classified

Bargaining Unit/Union: 204 - Health Care Non Professional / AFSCME

Work Area: CBHH Annandale

FLSA Status: Nonexempt

Connect 700 Program Eligible : Yes

Job Summary

Job Summary
This position is located in Annandale, MN.
Applicants may be eligible for a hiring incentive of up to $2,500!
The Community Behavioral Health Hospital (CBHH) in Annandale is seeking a talented Licensed Practical Nurse to join our team. Operated by the Minnesota Department of Human Services, the CBHH is a small inpatient psychiatric facility that provides rapid assessment and stabilization for adults experiencing an acute mental health episode.
Job duties include:
Perform nursing duties in caring for adults with acute to chronic and severe mental illness, including keeping clinical charts and reports on the emotional and physical status of patients. Facilitate the admission of patients to the unit; take temperature, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure readings; administer and record prescribed medication. Promote and participate in rehabilitation activities and encourage patient personal hygiene. Maintain a clean, hazard-free environment and comply with all safety and health standards, laws, regulations, and policies.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Degree from an approved school of nursing.
  • Must be licensed or eligible to obtain licensure in Minnesota as a Practical Nurse.

Additional Requirements
To facilitate proper crediting, please ensure that your resume clearly describes your experience in the areas listed and indicates the beginning and ending month and year for each job held.
REFERENCE/BACKGROUND CHECKS- The Department of Human Services will conduct reference checks to verify job-related credentials and criminal background check prior to appointment.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

The State of Minnesota is an equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employer. We are committed to providing culturally responsive services to all Minnesotans. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.

We will make reasonable accommodations to all qualified applicants with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651-259-3637 or email careers@state.mn.us . Please indicate what assistance you need.

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