We are seeking an Entry Level Practical Nursing Specialist (68C) to join our team! You will be responsible for delivering high quality care to assigned patients.
- Enlisted - Officer - Active Duty - Army Reserve - Entry Level
- Perform emergency nursing care
- Assist in patient care
- Change/dress wounds
Job training for a practical nursing specialist requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 52 weeks of Advanced Individual Training at Fort Sam Houston, TX.
Skills you’ll learn:
- Patient care
- Working on a medical team
- Emergency care
- Willingness to help and care for others
- Ability to communicate effectively and work under stressful conditions
- Interest in chemistry, biology, general science and algebra
- Attention to detail
Total compensation includes: housing, medical, food, special pay, and vacation time. Learn more about total compensation.
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Future Civilian Careers
The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career in hospitals, clinics, nursing homes or rehabilitation centers. With a practical nursing specialist background, you may consider a career as a registered nurse, a medical assistant or a physician’s aide.
PARTNERSHIP FOR YOUTH SUCCESS (PaYS) Program
Those interested in this job may be eligible for civilian employment after the Army by enrolling in the Army Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS). The PaYS program is a recruitment option that guarantees a job interview with military-friendly employers that are looking for experienced and trained veterans to join their organization. Find out more about the Army PaYS Program at http://www.armypays.com.