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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
LPN - Corrections
Aurora, CO
Permanent
The GEO Group, Inc

The GEO Group, Inc

Global Leader in Evidence-Based Rehabilitation The GEO Group is committed to providing leading, evidence-based rehabilitation programs to individuals while in-custody and post-release into the community through the GEO Continuum of Care®. GEO's diversified services platform provides unique capabilities for the delivery of educational and vocational programs, cognitive behavioral and substance abuse treatment, and faith-based services. The GEO Continuum of Care is enhanced in-custody offender rehabilitation programming, including cognitive behavioral treatment, integrated with post–release support services.
$37/hour

Job Details

Description

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

PAY RANGE: $37.00 - $41.86 p/hr BOE + $4.41 p/hr for H&W
PLUS ADDITIONAL SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL

***Shift Times: 12 HR***
6A-6P ; 6P-6A

***Shift Differential***
$2.75 WEEKEND DAY
$4 WEEKDAY NIGHT
$5 WEEKEND NIGHT

Company Name
GEO Secure Services

Job Description and Responsibilities

Are you a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) looking for a challenging yet rewarding environment, where you can really make a difference? Are you passionate about people and believe that everyone deserves the highest quality of healthcare? If so, then we have the role for you! As the industry's global leader in evidence-based rehabilitation, we are looking for people like you to add to our growing team of professionals!

Join A Community That Cares

Joining GEO means contributing to our mission to provide the best rehabilitation and community reintegration programs and services to those in our care. GEO is a place for professional growth, exploration, creativity, and valuable interpersonal relationships. Interested in achieving extraordinary things? Send in your application. Every one of our employees makes us who we are.

Role and Responsibilities

Working alongside our Registered Nurse (RN), you’ll play a vital part in providing the highest level of care to inmates/detainees while putting a special focus on maintaining our safe and secure workplace.

Develop nursing care plans with guidance from the RN.
Perform complete physical assessment and medical history.
Provide nursing care within your capacity and refer other medical problems to the appropriate physician.
Make sure prescribed medications are administered as instructed.
Periodically evaluate patients' symptoms, reactions, and progress, and report problems to management.
Securely administer medication, taking precautions against drug hoarding and trafficking.
Follow industry and company accreditation policies.
Document all detainee/inmate contacts and keep medical records confidential.
We're looking for individuals from different backgrounds

Building an inclusive culture where every employee can perform to their maximum potential is the center of GEO’s employee value proposition. Our success is based on diversity in our workforce and the inclusion of eclectic perspectives, ideas, and backgrounds. Everyone is encouraged to apply. Here’s to unlimited ideas, increased productivity, and innovative solutions!

Requirements
Requirements

Minimum Requirements

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. Must have a current, unrestricted license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the state the facility is located. Maintains a current copy of license on file at the facility at all times.
Two (2) years of direct work experience preferred.
Must possess competence in the performance of the following services: crisis intervention, medical emergencies, physical assessment, medical nursing care, and psychiatric nursing care.
Must have the ability to work without direct, immediate supervision in performing nursing diagnosis, and be able provide appropriate follow through treatment.
Must possess a valid driver's license.
Must be at least twenty-one (21) years or older.
Must be a United States Citizen.
Must pass a background check and drug screen.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Location
Aurora, Colorado 80015
Specialty
Correctional
Employment Type
Permanent
Shift
varied
Shift Hours
12
Compensation
$37/hour
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