Title: LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE, CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS AND REHABILITATION Salary: $3,878.00 - $4,382.00 Posted: 07/22/2013
YOU MUST HAVE CURRENT CERTIFICATION LIST ELIGIBILITY, LATERAL OR REINSTATEMENT ELIGIBILITY TO APPLY FOR THIS VACANCY. IF NOT, CLICK ON THE DEPARTMENT LINK BELOW FOR BULLETIN AND EXAM INFORMATION. SUBJECT TO RE-EMPLOYMENT/SROA/DROA CLEARANCE.
**YOUR STATE APPLICATION MUST INDICATE YOU ARE APPLYING FOR LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE POSITION 076-213-8257-VAR. PLEASE EXPLAIN YOUR ELIGIBILITY (I.E. LATERAL TRANSFER, ON A LIST, ETC.)**
The Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), under the clinical direction of a registered nurse or physician, provides a basic level of general nursing care to inmates incarcerated in the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation; contributes to the provision of quality nursing care through medication management, emergency response, patient education and treatments. Performs Health Care related duties consistent with the LVN Scope of Practice. A detailed duty statement is available upon request.
Requirements (Minimum Qualifications): Possession of a valid, active license from the State of California to practice as a Licensed Vocational Nurse is required.
All methods of appointment may be considered. Applications may be screened and only the most competitive candidates will be invited for an interview. Once a significant candidate pool is received, an internal cutoff period will be established and interviews will be scheduled.
The term VAR in the position number indicates that multiple vacancies exist for this classification.
If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. This does not apply to Student Assistant vacancies.
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Equal Opportunity to all regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, age, or sexual orientation.
It is the objective of the State of California to achieve a drug-free state workplace. Any applicant for State employment will be expected to behave in accordance with this objective because the use of illegal drugs is inconsistent with the law of the State, the rules governing civil service, and the special trust placed in public servants.