Novice Nurse Program

  • Sacramento, CA, 95825
  • Homecare, Healthcare
  • Full Time/Part Time/Per Diem


LVNs and RNs needed immediately for Homecare assignments inthe Sacramento and Solano County areas – no experience required.

Our Novice Nurse Program addresses the shortage of skillednurses and the need to provide nurses with meaningful employment with noexperience required.  Maxim’s Novice Nurse Program is designed to providea year of hands-on experience to new nurses in the homecare environment.  This environment would include one-on-oneskilled nursing care between the nurse and the patient as well as provide anindependent, allowing for more self-management in the patient’s home.

The clients we serve range in skilled nursing needs;however all of our cases have a high level of acuity and need nurses as soon as possible. Shifts available are AMs, PMs, orNOCs.


·        CA Nursing License (or interim license)

·        CPR Card

·        Physical within the last 6 months

·        TB results within the last year (provided inoffice if needed – 2 step process)

·        Reliable transportation

Benefits of the Novice Nurse Program:

·        Flexibility – allows LVNs and RNsto enter the healthcare workforce without one year of clinical experience oncethe program is successfully completed.

·        Support – provide nurses transitional supportfrom classroom to clinical practice by developing professional competencies andbeing available for you 24/7.

·        Training – work with experienced in-home nursesto receive real-time feedback through job shadowing and hands-on training inthe Novice Program.

Maxim Benefits:

·        Health, dental, and vision benefits

·        401k

·        Weekly paychecks

·        Advancement opportunities into a managementposition

Maxim Healthcare is an industry leader, providingcompassionate home healthcare since 1988. As a full-service healthcare company,Maxim has earned a reputation for providing innovative solutions that improvehealth and enhance the quality of life for our patients. Maxim’s dedication tocustomer service and improving patient care, combined with its commitment toemploying only quality healthcare professionals, has made Maxim one of the mostdependable healthcare companies in the industry. 

To apply or get more information, please submit your resumeand or call Audrey Thompson / Owen Halfman with Maxim Healthcare Services at916-974-2599.

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At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Awards and recognition programs 
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status. 

Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. As an established community partner, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers, and patients for more than 30 years. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.  

Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

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