Licensed Practical Nurse I-Northeast Region-OPEN CONTINUOUS POSTING Job Listing at Commonwealth of Massachusetts in Danvers, MA (Job ID commonwealthma-J33793)

Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Location: Danvers, MA
Application deadline: None
Type: Not specified
Career Level: Not specified
Salary Range: Not specified
Number of Jobs: 1
Relocation Available: No
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Licensed Practical Nurse I-Northeast Region-OPEN CONTINUOUS POSTINGLicensed Practical Nurse I

Agency Name:
Dept. of Developmental Services
Official Title:
Licensed Practical Nurse I
Functional Title:
Licensed Practical Nurse I-Northeast Region-OPEN CONTINUOUS POSTING
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Position Type:
EQ - Excess Quota
Full-Time or Part-Time:
Full-Time and Part-Time
Salary Range:
$37,607.44 to $51,244.18 Annually
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Hogan Regional Center and Northeast Residential Services provide services in a community home setting in the following towns and municipalities: Acton, Amesbury, Bedford, Beverly, Billerica, Burlington, Chelmsford, Danvers, Dracut, Georgetown, Hamilton, Haverhill, Lynn, Lynnfield, Maynard, Methuen, Medford, Newburyport, North Andover, North Reading, Peabody, Reading, Saugus, Stoneham, Tewksbury, Tyngsboro, Wakefield, Wenham, Wilmington and Woburn.
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This position is funded from the Commonwealth''s annual operating budget.Duties:
Participates in the delivery of health care services to developmentally disabled persons in order to ensure: prevention of illness, promotion of health; maintenance of functioning; promotion of maximum independence; orient new personnel. The principles of normalization will be integrated in the delivery of health care services; performs other related work as required.
MINIMUM ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS: None. (See Section XIII, Special Requirements.)

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Possession of a current and valid license as a practical nurse under the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing.
THIS IS AN OPEN CONTINUOUS POSTING. DDS FILLS THESE POSITIONS ON AN ON-GOING BASIS AS STAFF TURNOVER AND NEW PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT OCCURS. Schedule, Shift and Days-Off vary. Salaries are based on Full-time 40 hours/week. Part-Time salaries will be prorated based on number of hours worked per week.A criminal background check will be completed on the recommended candidate as required by the regulations set forth by the Executive Office of Health and Human Services prior to the candidate being hired. For more information, please visit

All external applicants must be able to pass a pre-employment medical examination.
This position is designated as an "EMERGENCY" Position in the Department of Developmental Services Emergency Plan. This means that whenever the Governor declares that the Commonwealth is in a state of emergency, you will be required to report to work.
This is a 24 hour/7 days a week staff position. The Department of Mental Retardation requires employees in this position to be able to perform mandatory overtime when circumstances dictate the need.

How To Apply:
External Candidates:
Please send resume and cover letter to:
EOHHS/DCS-Region 3
Attn: Nancy S. Woodworth
Employment & Staffing
Department Of Developmental Services
Northeast Regional Office
P.O. Box A
Hathorne, MA 01937
Fax: 978-739-0403
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Agency Web Address: Officer:
Lorraine Woodson, Office of Diversity/ Equal Opportunity /Civil Rights
Phone # 617-624-7530
TTY # 617-624-7590
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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