Commonwealth of KY LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE in Radcliff, Kentucky

60988BRAuto req ID:60988BRAgency ::Department of Veterans AffairsLocation ::Hardin County # of Vacancies ::3Class Title ::LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSEDepartment/Division/Branch/Address ::Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs

Carl M. Brashear

Radcliff Veterans Center

100 Veterans Drive

Radcliff, KY 40160Position Type ::Full-time Merit (18A)Work Week ::40.0 hr/wk Pay Grade ::10Special Entrance Rate ::NoPost Employment Requirements ::Must maintain current licensure in Kentucky as a practical nurse or must maintain a valid work permit issued by the Kentucky Board of Nursing for the length of employment in this classification.Additional Requirements ::Upon appointment, employees in this class may be required to maintain a valid driver's license and required to drive a licensed vehicle. This status may be necessary for the length of time in this class. If this is necessary it will be listed in the specific position description for that position. Applicants and employees in this classification may be required to submit to a drug screening test and background check. Applicants and employees in positions which perform job duties that may require contact with offenders in the custody or supervision of the Department of Corrections or with youth in the care, custody, or supervision of the Department of Juvenile Justice must meet qualifications pursuant to the federal Prison Rape Elimination Act, 28 C.F.R.115.17 and 115.317.Description of Job Duties:Under the direction of a Medical Director, Registered Nurse Advanced Practitioner or Registered Nurse, performs delegated duties in the care of residents to address physical and psycho-social activities of daily living for residents. Actively participates in rehabilitation programs to support care. Performs other duties as required.

A fingerprint-supported national background check will be conducted prior to an offer of employment.Special Requirements ::Must be licensed in Kentucky as a practical nurse or must have a valid work permit issued by the Kentucky Board of Nursing. Must maintain any required licensure(s), certification(s), or other credentials for the length of employment in this classification. Employing agency is responsible for ensuring employee possesses and maintains required licensure(s), certification(s) or other credentials.Job Group ::NURSINGCharacteristics of the Job ::Performs duties in the care of the ill, injured, or infirm under the direction of a registered nurse or licensed physician as permitted under KRS 3l4 and may supervise Licensed Practical Nurse Applicants or unlicensed assistive staff OR, Serves as charge nurse on the 2nd or 3rd shift; and performs other duties as required.Minimum Requirement - Education ::See Special Requirements.Minimum Requirement - Experience ::NoneSubstitute Education for Experience ::NoneSubstitute Experience for Education ::NoneSalary Range::Pay Grade 10 (MIN-MID) $24,072.96 - $31,892.40 yearly at 37.5 hour work week OR $25,677.60 - $34,018.56 yearly at 40 hour work week Work Schedule ::VariesPost Date ::04/17/2018Post Ending Date ::04/26/2018Vacancy Type ::Competitive - Open To All Candidates Probationary Period ::This job has an initial and promotional probationary period of 6 months. For additional information refer to: Designation:NON-EXEMPT - The position(s) is/are not exempt from FLSA requirements for time and a half overtime compensation. The employee(s) will earn time and a half for time worked in excess of 40 hours per work week. Agency Contact email and/or telephone number ::Stacy Collingwood at stacyl.collingwood@ky.govUnique Physical Requirements ::Typically, work involves considerable walking, stretching and lifting. Much mobility is required to monitor resident care.Typical Working Conditions ::Duties may involve close work with possibly hostile mental patients.