Hourly Rate: $22.35 + 2.50 shift diff for evenings, weekends and overnight
- Wk1 Tue and Sat 3p - 11p
- Wk2 Sun and Thur 3p - 11p
Since 1971, Hampton-Newport News Community Services Board has provided a comprehensive continuum of high-quality, essential, and community-based services to citizens of the Peninsula who are affected by mental illness, developmental disabilities, and substance use disorders.
The Psychiatric Care LPN assists the staff physcian in the prescription, administration and monitoring of client medications; performs routine physical and mental health nursing assessments and provides supportive counseling. Monitors the medical needs of clients and administers methadone to clients. Prepares related documents and records. Incumbent may administer drug testing, T.B. testing and other medical screening.
Requirements: Graduate of an accredited LPN school of nursing with one year of experience in the administration of medication or in a substance abuse treatment, psychiatric setting or long term care facility including the dispensing of narcotic medication.
Current Licensed Practical Nurse license from the Virginia State Board of Nursing.