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Department of Human Resources

Per Diem LPN

VALLEY VIEW CENTER FOR NURSING CARE & REHABILITATION
AT THE DEPARTMENT OF RESIDENTIAL HEALTH CARE

Applications are being accepted by the Orange County Department of Residential Health Care Facility for per diem Licensed Practical Nurses. Per Diem employees are assigned to work on an as-needed basis to fulfill weekend, holiday, or shift assignments. Employment will not exceed 19 hours per week.

This work involves responsibility for the care of patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and the current accepted standards of nursing practice, necessitating the use of good judgment and skills. This class also assists in the development and application of nursing care principles. Work is performed under the direct supervision of a Nursing Care Supervisor. Supervision may be exercised over Nursing Assistants and Senior Nursing Assistants.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Either:

A) Licensure to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse in New York State; OR

B) Completion of a course of study approved by New York State Education Department as qualifying for Licensed Practical Nurse and a limited permit* to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse in New York State.

NOTE*: Pursuant to New York State Nursing Education Law, Article 139, Graduates of schools of nursing registered by the department may be employed to practice nursing under supervision of a professional nurse currently registered in this state and with the endorsement of the employing agency for ninety (90) days immediately following graduation from a program in nursing and pending receipt of a limited permit for which an application has been filed.

Upon receipt of license, must maintain registration in good standing in order to remain in position.

Starting Salary:
7:00 am – 3:00 pm = $28.00 hour
3:00 pm – 11:00 pm = $30.00 hour
11:00 pm – 7:00 am = $30.00 hour

The successful candidate will be subject to a background investigation, including a Criminal History Record Check.


CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATION IS NOT A REQUIREMENT FOR APPOINTMENT

SEND APPLICATION TO:

Orange County Department of Residential Health Care Facility
Attn: Staff Resources
2 Glenmere Cove Road
Goshen, NY 10924
Phone: (845) 291-4497

Employment applications can be downloaded from Orange County’s website. Please visit www.orangecountygov.com and follow the link to the Department of Human Resources page.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER