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    The Amarillo VA Healthcare System is recruiting for Licensed Vocational Nurses at the Amarillo facility located in the Community Living Center (CLC). This is an open continuous and announcement. Candidates will be referred to the selecting official every two weeks.

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    The Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) is responsible for observing, recording and reporting changes in the patient's condition, as well as assisting in the development and revision of the patient-driven holistic care plan for life. The LVN engages in patient care for an aging adult population, which requires the knowledge and skills represented by licensure as an LVN. The LVN maintains acceptable standards of practice under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN).

    Assignments demonstrates GS-3 to GS-6 level of care by providing a full range of practical nursing care to patients with a variety of physical and/or behavioral problems under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.

    Work Schedule: Shifts will be either 7:30am - 8:00pm or 7:30pm - 8:00am with one eight hour shift per two week period for a total of 80 hours. NOTE: Candidates must be willing to work weekends, irregular work hours and extended hours.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0620 Practical Nurse

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/518556800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.