Acadia Healthcare LPN/RN Per Diem, all shifts available (Sweet Valley area) in Shickshinny, Pennsylvania


Candidate shall meet the following categories of qualifications:

  • Holds a current license as an LPN/RN in the state of Pennsylvania.

  • Is a graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

  • Has nursing experience of at least one (1) year, preferably with some experience in or exposure to treatment of chemical dependency.


  • Possesses skills necessary to assess, plan, treat and evaluate patient care.

  • Demonstrates the ability to conduct and interpret waived testing.

  • Participates in patient teaching and discharge planning.

  • Demonstrates an ability to establish a therapeutic relationship with patients and their families.

  • Presents with a recognition of and ability to function within a team concept.

  • Forms objective impression of signs, symptoms and patient complaints and their implications concerning treatment planning.

  • Exhibits skills sufficient to adequately gather patient data specific to current and past medical status.

  • Demonstrates sufficient communication skills to ensure effective verbal and written reporting.