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Job Title: Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Job Summary: We are seeking a skilled and compassionate LVN to join our healthcare team. The LVN will be responsible for providing direct patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse or physician. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and a passion for helping others.


  • Administer medications and treatments as prescribed by a physician
  • Monitor and record vital signs, such as blood pressure and temperature
  • Assist with diagnostic tests and procedures
  • Provide wound care and other basic nursing procedures
  • Document patient care and progress in medical records
  • Communicate with patients and their families about their care plan
  • Collaborate with other healthcare professionals to provide comprehensive care


  • Current LVN license in the state of employment
  • Graduate of an accredited LVN program
  • Basic life support (BLS) certification
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks

Working Conditions: The LVN will work in a healthcare setting, such as a hospital, clinic, or long-term care facility. The job may require standing or walking for extended periods of time and may involve exposure to infectious diseases and hazardous materials.

Salary and Benefits: Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Benefits may include health insurance, retirement plan, paid time off, and continuing education opportunities.

Equal Opportunity Employer: We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applicants from all backgrounds and experiences.

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Lvn

What is the best way to find and hire a Lvn near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Lvn applicants. Employers posting their Lvn job on Indeed get about 20 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Lvn applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Lvn are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 10 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 3 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Lvn positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Lvn role?
SMS has 86% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Lvn job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Lvns are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 177% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Lvn applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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