Skip Navigation

From skilled nurses and therapists to administrative staff and clinical evaluators, our employees make a difference in the lives of patients and their families every day. And as part of The MENTOR Network— a national network of local providers—CareMeridian’s employees are part of a growing organization that’s been at the forefront of providing innovative health and human services for more than 30 years.

Licensed Vocational Nurse LVN

Job ID 18000G6C
Description
Licensed Vocational Nurse LVN
Primary Location: CA-CAGilroy-11500 Center Ave
Function:Clinical

CareMeridian

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) position available at CareMeridian's Gilroy facility.


Bring your Nursing experience to our growing, mission-driven organization!

 

Come join our amazing team of Licensed Vocational Nurses supporting individuals with brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses.  Make a difference every day as a patient advocate providing prescribed medical treatment and personal services under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or physician.


This is a fantastic role to continue your nursing career path within Specialty Rehabilitation and Human Services, and work within a setting that offers variety and rewarding challenges with high staff-to-patient ratios.


Description

Bring your Nursing experience to our growing, mission-driven organization!


As a LVN with CareMeridian, you will have high-impact, providing nursing services, training and supports to address the medical and psychiatric needs of individuals with Acquired Brain Injury and other catastrophic injuries.

Provide clinical care to address the medical needs of the individuals we serve


Responsibilities: 

Monitor the health conditions of individuals served, ensure quality services provided

  • Provide prescribed medical treatment and personal care services
    • Administer medications and provide documentation according to established guidelines
    • Conduct assessments, implement health care plans and respond to changes of condition
    • Ensure physicians’ orders are documented and carried out as prescribed 
  • Serve as liaison and advocate with other medical and professional service providers
  • Provide input regarding health care services to be included in each Individual Service Plan (ISP)
  • Accompany individuals to medical visits in medical emergencies
  • Actively attend and participate in team meetings as required
  • Maintain confidentiality and treat others with dignity and respect in all you do


Qualifications:

What we ask of you:

  • Two year college degree in nursing or related field
  • One year of experience working a nursing capacity, ideally with medically complex patients. Willing to train new graduate.
  • Current LVN licensure for state of CA
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS), CPR, First Aid certifications; HIV/AIDS, BBP and ACT training
  • Ability to effectively communicate with staff, residents, and families
What we offer you:
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Competitive pay rates; paid time off, Holiday Pay, and benefits for 30+ hour work week (Full Time Status)
  • Career development and advancement opportunities
  • Paid classroom and on-the-job training
  • A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next 
We have a great work environment and you’ll be surrounded by a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues.

CareMeridian is a partner of The MENTOR Network. Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human service providers offering quality, community-based services.  With approximately 30,000 employees serving 30,000 individuals in 36 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.

Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals.  Apply Today!

EOE/AAE


Join Our Talent Community

Thank you for your interest in a career at The Mentor Network. Tell us a little bit about yourself to get started and be the first to know about career events, new openings, and exclusive updates.

Interested InSearch for a category and select one from the list of suggestions. Select a location from the list of options. Finally, click "Add" to create your job alert.