The LVN/LPN is responsible for assisting and supporting residents through the entire treatment experience from admission through discharge. The LVN/LPN is responsible for communicating their observation and insight to the treatment team (i.e. therapists, dietitian, psychiatrist, pediatrician and facility administrator) to ensure that the team is comprehensively addressing each individual's particular issues. The LVN/LPN introduces each new resident to her fellow residents and the treatment staff, and orients each resident to the rules, expectations, and routine of the daily treatment schedule.
On Call schedule covers PTO and sick time. They have no guaranteed hours in a week. Covered shifts will typically be any hours Monday - Friday, between the hours of 8 am – 6 pm, based on scheduling needs.
This position is in a residential eating disorder facility for adolescents with comprehensive family program and family support. The facility is a homelike setting in a residential neighborhood (view our website for a virtual tour). Treatment in this setting allows our residents to feel more comfortable in familiar surroundings and provides greater transferability and internalization of the treatment experience to life after treatment.
In our small, intimate settings we treat a maximum of eight clients at a time to optimize individualization for clients and families maintain an intimate setting and a high staff to client ratio.
At Center For Discovery you will have the opportunity to work closely with a tight-knit team of professionals with the common goal of transforming lives. Treatment occurs in a beautiful, estate-style home which makes for a unique, comfortable, and modern work environment.
Staff participate in a specialized multidisciplinary team that meets weekly. Clinical supervision and guidance are provided by a team of experts on client care, therapeutic milieu management, third party payer communications, as well as career growth and personal development.
Additional benefits include but are not limited to: