Job details

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (2nd Shift)

at Endeavor House North
Location Kearny, NJ
Category Nursing
Job Type Full Time

Description

Pinnacle Treatment Centers is a leading comprehensive provider of substance abuse treatment services to individuals that are addicted to drugs and / or alcohol. Founded in 2006, the Company has grown into an organization that operates over 30 substance abuse treatment facilities in five states (Kentucky, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Virginia) with additional sites under development in Ohio, Indiana, and Minnesota.

Pinnacle treats over 10,000 people daily and provides a full continuum of care, including detoxification, residential, outpatient, and transitional living programs. Treatment includes treating the individual’s physical, spiritual, emotional, and psychological selves. Pinnacle is CARF accredited and all locations include physicians, nurses, clinicians, administrative, and support staff.

We are currently seeking experienced Licensed Practical Nurses to join our team at our Endeavor House location in Kearny, NJ for our 3p-11:30p shift. 

About Endeavor House:

Endeavor House North is home to our medically supervised Detox unit, short-term residential rehabilitation program and the Intensive Outpatient Program.  The facility it housed in the former West Hudson Hospital.

The inpatient facilities feature semi-private rooms, a dining room, recreation areas, a variety of group meeting rooms, medical facilities and clinical offices.

About the Position:

LPN is highly skillful position requiring  the ability to work  independently and has strong ability to work closely  with the nursing team. Knowledge of routine and PRN medications. Prior experience in administering Medication in a Detox/rehab facility setting or hospital.

Requirements

Minimum Work Experience

  • Minimum of 1 year experience working in substance abuse and or mental health field.
  • Prior experience with chemical addiction and or mental health disease including psychopharmacology.

Required Licenses/Certifications

  • Current LPN license in the state of NJ.

Required Skills

  • Prior knowledge and experience with regulations and standards including infection control, quality assurance and patient care compliance for state licensure.

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