Clinical Nurse II - Pediatric CVICU (0.9 FTE, Nights)

Category: Nursing
Job Type: Full-Time
Req: 12610
FTE: 0.9


0.9 FTE, 12-hour NIght Shift

At Stanford Children’s Health, we know world-renowned care begins with world-class caring. That's why we combine advanced technologies and breakthrough discoveries with family-centered care. It's why we provide our caregivers with continuing education and state-of-the-art facilities, like the newly remodeled Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. And it's why we need caring, committed people on our team - like you. Join us on our mission to heal humanity, one child and family at a time.

The Clinical Nurse is responsible for performing the nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation) and delivering safe therapeutic nursing care in consultation/collaboration with interdisciplinary members of the patient care team. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the ages of patients served on the assigned unit(s). Possesses the ability to assess and interpret appropriate data relative to age and to provide nursing care as needed as described in the unit’s policies and procedures: demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development through the life span; and possess an understanding of the range of treatments needed by patients.

Department Description

LPCH Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU), located at the Betty Irene Moore Children's Heart Center, is a premier 36 bed Unit which has grown into a world-class comprehensive cardiac and cardiothoracic program.  Our CVICU cares for critically ill infants, children, adolescents and adults with congenital or acquired heart disease. We are staffed by more than 150 nurses who are specially trained in caring for children with heart disease. Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford's CVICU is globally recognized for providing innovative pediatric advanced cardiac therapies such as heart failure treatments, heart transplants, ventricular assist devices (VADs) and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). 

Family centered care espousing a nurturing climate of comfort and support offsets a high tech state of the art environment.  Advance your career in a renowned center of clinical and educational excellence.

Minimum Qualifications

Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.

Education:  Graduate from an accredited nursing program.  Prefer BSN.

Experience:  2 years of experience in pediatric /adult acute care OR 2 years of experience in adult critical care.

Licensure/Certification: Current California RN License, Current AHA Healthcare Provider BCLS and PALS certification.  CCRN preferred. ACLS preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment. Accordingly, LPCH does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, or disability, or the perception of any of the above. People of all genders, members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants with criminal convictions will be considered after an individualized assessment of the conviction and the job requirements, and where applicable, in compliance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.