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New Grad LVN found AWESOME JOB! - page 2

Hello, I am a Spanish speaking LVN that had 6 months experiecnce doing private duty nursing getting paid $16.50/hr w/no benefits and I was out of work whenever a patient would get hospitalized and I... Read More

  1. Visit  luckystudentnurseRN profile page
    #13 1
    Quote from Sparkle82
    Are there really so many LVN new grads who just cannot find a job ANYWHERE? Omg, I am getting really scared here. I am going to get my license pretty soon, but it sounds like I'm still going to have a hard time. What about SNIFFs? is it hard to get a job there too?
    I got my license in august and STILL have not found and LVN job. I've been on 2 interviews and they ALL want experience. I've submitted over 100 applications and no luck. I too am bilingual and there is no luck, Im so fed up, it's ridiculous.
  2. Visit  BRITT_LVN22 profile page
    #14 0
    Wow Congrats on your job that sounds great! I just recieved my license in August also, and have applied a few places with no luck yet Im not bilingual but I do live in LA county...if anyone knows of any opening please let me know! Im willing to do anything to get the doesnt matter! Thanks!
  3. Visit  TruNurse86 profile page
    #15 0
    Inspiration honey inspiration.
  4. Visit  kraftybrat profile page
    #16 0
    I have been LVN for 30 years, and there are still no jobs. I am going into homecare. But doing my RN through an online program, tired of no work.
  5. Visit  halomerric profile page
    #17 0
    Congratulations! I really need a job. I have been looking for awhile and it's frustrating. I have been working as a caregiver because it is better than not working at all. I have been looking like crazy but without my 1 year experience I have not been given a chance. I hope that I will get one soon too. By any chance are they hiring where you work? I live in the Los Angeles area and bilingual.
    Last edit by halomerric on Nov 7, '10 : Reason: need to add something
  6. Visit  NurseCatt profile page
    #18 0
    Congrats Unfortunately for me (S. Florida), I am still looking for work. I hope I find a job soon. I am so anxious to work and use the skills that I have been taught.
  7. Visit  cawkazn profile page
    #19 0
    congrats, I would be happy just to land your first job!
  8. Visit  lblvn77 profile page
    #20 0
    I am also bilingual and unfortunately unable to find a job. Does anyone know if there is any home care agency that hires without experience, thanks a lot.
  9. Visit  irish6363 profile page
    #21 0
    Quote from kraftybrat
    I have been LVN for 30 years, and there are still no jobs. I am going into homecare. But doing my RN through an online program, tired of no work.
    I hear you!! I dont have 30 years but I do have 3 and that seems to not be enough....I too am considering going back to school. Perhaps I may have a better edge but at this point who knows at that point the market may be even worse.
  10. Visit  LovelyGraduatedNurse profile page
    #22 0
    Wow that sounds like a great job. Good luck to you, hope I can find something great in Florida. I'm gonna start looking in the next 3 months, graduated 2 weeks ago.
  11. Visit  Mrs.Abby profile page
    #23 0
    I'm happie for you!! Everyone isn't able from what I've been reading.
  12. Visit  pinkfluffybunny profile page
    #24 0
    Yay! I just finished school today so I start the job hunt. I believe that persistence beat resistance so it's nice to see that people are getting jobs. It's a little disheartening to see all the posts of people who are looking for jobs and can't find them.
  13. Visit  iwanttobethebest profile page
    #25 0
    wow that is great.Congratulations. I've been reading all these posts and all these LPNs are having trouble finding work is crazy. I plan on moving out to CA in a few months and wanted to know is the job market really that scarce