Practical Nursing Specialist

  • United States Army - Ohio
  • Sidney, OH 45365, USA
  • May 18, 2021

Job Description

As a Practical Nursing Specialist in the U.S. Army or Army Reserve, you will be responsible for supervising or performing preventative, therapeutic, and emergency nursing care procedures under the supervision of a physician, nurse, or non-commissioned officer. Job Duties Perform emergency nursing care Assist in patient care Change and dress wounds Experience Because the U.S. Army provides training for all of our military occupational specialties, no specific experience in the medical field is necessary. Candidates who have successfully completed a state approved course in practical or vocational nursing and have successfully passed the National Council of State Boards of Nursing Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN) and possess current unrestricted state (or United States Territory) license as practical or vocational nurse may be exempt from some training requirements. Training Job training to become a practical nursing specialist consists of 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 52 weeks of Advanced Individual Training at Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Some of the skills you’ll learn are: Patient care Working on a medical team Emergency care Compensation Paid training Monthly salary (based off pay grade and time in service) Housing and meal allowance for full-time Soldiers 30 days of paid vacation each year, in addition to federal holidays for full-time Soldiers 401(K) type savings plan Full-coverage medical and dental insurance for Soldiers and immediate family members Low-cost life insurance (up to $400,000 coverage) Education Benefits (GI Bill) - tuition, housing, and book fees for 36 academic months of college Tuition Assistance - up to $4500 per year Student Loan Repayment - up to $65,000 in college loan repayment for certain enlistment options Signing bonus - up to $40,000 in cash bonuses for completing training in selected Military Occupational Specialties Location Part-time opportunities in the U.S. Army Reserve are available at Fort Snelling, Minnesota and many other locations nation-wide. Full-time opportunities on Active Duty in the Regular Army are available at U.S. Army Installations across the country and around the world. Requirements Under 35 years old US Citizen or Permanent Resident (I-551 Green Card holder) High School Diploma or GED No major medical or mental health issues No major law violations (felony convictions) If you are interested in finding out more about this position, please apply now and within 24-48 hours a member of our recruiting team will contact you directly. Thank you! Kenneth Muniz Social Media Recruiting Team IG @ ssg_muniz (Add me) FB @ Kenneth Muniz Job Types: Full-time, Part-time Salary: $1,603.00 to $2,263.00 /month Education: High school or equivalent (Required) Additional Compensation: Bonuses Store Discounts Work Location: One location Multiple locations Benefits: Health insurance Dental insurance Vision insurance Retirement plan Signing bonus Paid time off Flexible schedule Parental leave Relocation assistance Professional development assistance Tuition reimbursement Hours per week: Less than 10 30-39 Employer type: General hospital Specialty hospital Clinic Patient Type: Adults Family Nurse Patient Ratio: 1:2 PRN: No Work from Home: No Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes This Job Is: A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply Company's website: