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Wekliva Springs Center is seeking the best, most hospitable RN’s in the Jacksonville Florida area to care for our patients. If you are an RN looking for a Night shift, we are now offering a 13 week contract that is renewable. The rate of pay is $45 per hour, but there are no benefits. This position is 3,12 hour shifts, including every other weekend starting at 7:00pm. If you can smile in the toughest of times and keep calm when those around you cannot, we want you.     

Wekiva Springs Behavioral Health Center’s mission is to provide quality, compassionate care for addiction and mental health conditions. We strive to earn our reputation for leadership in quality care every day, working to offer the highest-level possible of expertise and experience.  Wekiva Springs Behavior Health Center offers inpatient Mental Health and addiction services for adults and older adults in a safe and respectful environment. We pride ourselves on helping people improve their lives. Our customized, holistic approach to wellness includes such multidisciplinary treatment options as medical and psychiatric evaluations, nutritional education, family therapy, group therapy (including experiential and educational groups), medication management and discharge planning. 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Associates degree (AA) or equivalent from two year college or technical school; current Florida RN license; one year nursing experience, preferably in psychiatric or addictions;  will consider new graduates with desire to specialize in psychiatric nursing. Home Health and Skilled Nursing Home experience welcome. 

Qualifications

The Registered Nurse is also responsible for continuing his/her own professional development to enhance practice and the profession of Nursing. Actively participates as a member of the multi-disciplinary team of the unit and performs duties as assigned. 

If interested in beginning a career with Wekiva Springs Center, and meets the needed qualification please apply at www.wekivacenter.com under the “Careers” section.

  

One of the nation’s largest and most respected providers of hospital and healthcare services, Universal Health Services, Inc. has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Growing steadily since its inception into an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, our annual revenues were $11.4 billion in 2019. In 2020, UHS was again recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; in 2019, ranked #293 on the Fortune 500; and in 2017, listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 90,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates 26 acute care hospitals, 328 behavioral health facilities, 42 outpatient facilities and ambulatory care access points, an insurance offering, a physician network and various related services located in 37 U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom.

EEO Statement

All UHS subsidiaries are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. UHS subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and as such, openly support and fully commit to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion and compensation of individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.

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At UHS and all our subsidiaries, our Human Resources departments and recruiters are here to help prospective candidates by matching skillset and experience with the best possible career path at UHS and our subsidiaries.  We take pride in creating a highly efficient and best in class candidate experience. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Hotmail, Gmail, Yahoo Mail, etc. If you are suspicious of a job posting or job-related email mentioning UHS or its subsidiaries, let us know by contacting us at: https://uhs.alertline.com or 1-800-852-3449.

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