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Skilled Nursing Per Diem Nursing Jobs in California for LPN/LVNs

Top Skilled Nursing Travel Nurse Jobs in California for LPN/LVN

AMN Healthcare can help you find the top Skilled Nursing travel nurse jobs in California. We currently offer 19 of the best available Skilled Nursing nurse travel jobs in the state. California Skilled Nursing travel jobs are currently available in cities like San Diego, Oceanside, San Marcos, La Mesa and Carlsbad. We have new jobs updating daily, so be sure to Apply Now so our specialists can make sure you get first crack. At AMN Healthcare, we’ve made it easy for you to compare California Skilled Nursing nursing jobs by allowing you to filter based on salary, shift type, location or duration to find the right job for you.

Currently, you can find Skilled Nursing jobs in California with a salary range between $28 to $43 per hour. The city with the highest paying Skilled Nursing job in California currently is Escondido with a position for a Flu Vaccination Nurse (LVN/LPN) at $43 per hour.

There are many incredible hospital facilities in California to find Skilled Nursing travel nursing work in. Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center in San Diego, Kaiser Permanente Viewridge Medical Center in Oakland, Discovery Practice Management – Center for Discovery-Lakewood in Lakewood, Tenet – Hi-Desert Medical Center in Joshua Tree and Garfield Specialty Center in San Diego all have Skilled Nursing departments that may have jobs available.

If you have a specific start date in mind, we have a variety of options for Skilled Nursing travel jobs in California. The earliest start date in California is Aug 3, 2024 for a Flu Vaccination Nurse (LVN/LPN) role at $43 per hour. The latest start date for an job in California is Aug 3, 2024 for a Flu Vaccination Nurse (LVN/LPN) role at $43 per hour. You can also find the best time for you by sorting on “start date” in the list below.

There are a variety of contract lengths available for a Skilled Nursing travel nurse job in California.

California is a popular place to work for Skilled Nursing travel nurses, with great things to do, people to meet and places to see! You can learn more about travel nursing benefits here.

Top Cities in California with Per Diem Skilled Nursing Jobs

AMN Healthcare currently has 19 per diem Skilled Nursing positions available in the state of California. Search the most recent jobs below, or click the button below to view all jobs.

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Highest Paying Jobs in San Diego, CA

AMN Healthcare currently has 5 per diem Skilled Nursing positions available in San Diego.
per diem
Flu Vaccination Nurse (LVN/LPN)
  • San Diego, California – 92123
  • 9 D,
  • August 3, 2024
$40 to $43
Hourly Pay*
As a flu shot nurse you will be administering flu vaccinations to patients of different ages in a clinical setting.  You must be able to answer patients' questions on potential side effects and other related issues, while ensuring patient comfort and monitoring their reaction to the shots.Responsibilities Include: 
  • Administering flu shots to patients.
  • Drafting immunization programs for patients, schools, and clinics.
  • Monitoring patients' reactions to vaccinations during the administration of shots.
  • Implementing and adhering to infection-control policies and procedures.
  • Keeping patients calm and establishing trust.
  • Providing advice and emotional support to patients.
  • Complying with recordkeeping and reporting standards as set out by the CDC and the healthcare facility.
  • Ensuring that flu vaccinations are stored correctly and securely.
  • Maintaining the inventory of supplies needed to administer the shots.
  • Supporting with any other needs at facility
per diem
Flu Vaccination Nurse (LVN/LPN)
  • San Diego, California – 92130
  • 10 D,
  • August 3, 2024
$40 to $43
Hourly Pay*
As a flu shot nurse you will be administering flu vaccinations to patients of different ages in a clinical setting.  You must be able to answer patients' questions on potential side effects and other related issues, while ensuring patient comfort and monitoring their reaction to the shots.Responsibilities Include: 
  • Administering flu shots to patients.
  • Drafting immunization programs for patients, schools, and clinics.
  • Monitoring patients' reactions to vaccinations during the administration of shots.
  • Implementing and adhering to infection-control policies and procedures.
  • Keeping patients calm and establishing trust.
  • Providing advice and emotional support to patients.
  • Complying with recordkeeping and reporting standards as set out by the CDC and the healthcare facility.
  • Ensuring that flu vaccinations are stored correctly and securely.
  • Maintaining the inventory of supplies needed to administer the shots.
  • Supporting with any other needs at facility
*Full Time  Assignment (Minimum 13 weeks required)   Experience Administering Vaccine Required  May be required to float to nearby facilities.  Flexible Schedule Required 
per diem
Flu Vaccination Nurse (LVN/LPN)
  • San Diego, California – 92111
  • 9 D,
  • August 3, 2024
$40 to $43
Hourly Pay*
As a flu shot nurse you will be administering flu vaccinations to patients of different ages in a clinical setting.  You must be able to answer patients' questions on potential side effects and other related issues, while ensuring patient comfort and monitoring their reaction to the shots.Responsibilities Include: 
  • Administering flu shots to patients.
  • Drafting immunization programs for patients, schools, and clinics.
  • Monitoring patients' reactions to vaccinations during the administration of shots.
  • Implementing and adhering to infection-control policies and procedures.
  • Keeping patients calm and establishing trust.
  • Providing advice and emotional support to patients.
  • Complying with recordkeeping and reporting standards as set out by the CDC and the healthcare facility.
  • Ensuring that flu vaccinations are stored correctly and securely.
  • Maintaining the inventory of supplies needed to administer the shots.
  • Supporting with any other needs at facility
*Full Time  Assignment (Minimum 13 weeks required)   Experience Administering Vaccine Required  May be required to float to nearby facilities.  Flexible Schedule Required 
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Highest Paying Jobs in Joshua Tree, CA

AMN Healthcare currently has 2 per diem Skilled Nursing positions available in Joshua Tree.
per diem
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN)
  • Joshua Tree, California – 92252
  • 12 D,
  • August 3, 2024
$29 to $32
Hourly Pay*
LPN’s are assistants to physicians and registered nurses and take care of basic nursing duties. Duties often included taking vital signs, collecting samples, administering medication, ensuring patient comfort, and reporting the status of their patients to the nurses. The overall function of a licensed practical nurse is to ensure patient comfort and safety.  LPN/LVN’s generally work at any location an RN works such as: hospital, nursing homes, long term care facilities or clinic.Education/Requirements:
  • High School education is required along with completion of a formal training program. 
  • Must pass the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX)
*Per Diem Shifts Available  Recent Experience Required.
per diem
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN)
  • Joshua Tree, California – 92252
  • 12 N,
  • August 3, 2024
$29 to $32
Hourly Pay*
LPN’s are assistants to physicians and registered nurses and take care of basic nursing duties. Duties often included taking vital signs, collecting samples, administering medication, ensuring patient comfort, and reporting the status of their patients to the nurses. The overall function of a licensed practical nurse is to ensure patient comfort and safety.  LPN/LVN’s generally work at any location an RN works such as: hospital, nursing homes, long term care facilities or clinic.Education/Requirements:
  • High School education is required along with completion of a formal training program. 
  • Must pass the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX)
*Per Diem Shifts Available  Recent Experience Required.
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Highest Paying Jobs in La Mesa, CA

AMN Healthcare currently has 2 per diem Skilled Nursing positions available in La Mesa.
per diem
Flu Vaccination Nurse (LVN/LPN)
  • La Mesa, California – 91942
  • 9 D,
  • August 3, 2024
$40 to $43
Hourly Pay*
As a flu shot nurse you will be administering flu vaccinations to patients of different ages in a clinical setting.  You must be able to answer patients' questions on potential side effects and other related issues, while ensuring patient comfort and monitoring their reaction to the shots.Responsibilities Include: 
  • Administering flu shots to patients.
  • Drafting immunization programs for patients, schools, and clinics.
  • Monitoring patients' reactions to vaccinations during the administration of shots.
  • Implementing and adhering to infection-control policies and procedures.
  • Keeping patients calm and establishing trust.
  • Providing advice and emotional support to patients.
  • Complying with recordkeeping and reporting standards as set out by the CDC and the healthcare facility.
  • Ensuring that flu vaccinations are stored correctly and securely.
  • Maintaining the inventory of supplies needed to administer the shots.
  • Supporting with any other needs at facility
*Full Time  Assignment (Minimum 13 weeks required)   Experience Administering Vaccine Required  May be required to float to nearby facilities.  Flexible Schedule Required 
per diem
Flu Vaccination Nurse (LVN/LPN)
  • La Mesa, California – 91941
  • 9 D,
  • August 3, 2024
$40 to $43
Hourly Pay*
As a flu shot nurse you will be administering flu vaccinations to patients of different ages in a clinical setting.  You must be able to answer patients' questions on potential side effects and other related issues, while ensuring patient comfort and monitoring their reaction to the shots.Responsibilities Include: 
  • Administering flu shots to patients.
  • Drafting immunization programs for patients, schools, and clinics.
  • Monitoring patients' reactions to vaccinations during the administration of shots.
  • Implementing and adhering to infection-control policies and procedures.
  • Keeping patients calm and establishing trust.
  • Providing advice and emotional support to patients.
  • Complying with recordkeeping and reporting standards as set out by the CDC and the healthcare facility.
  • Ensuring that flu vaccinations are stored correctly and securely.
  • Maintaining the inventory of supplies needed to administer the shots.
  • Supporting with any other needs at facility
*Full Time  Assignment (Minimum 13 weeks required)   Experience Administering Vaccine Required  May be required to float to nearby facilities.  Flexible Schedule Required 
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Highest Paying Jobs in Lakewood, CA

AMN Healthcare currently has 2 per diem Skilled Nursing positions available in Lakewood.
per diem
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN)
  • Lakewood, California – 90712
  • 8 D,
  • August 3, 2024
$30 to $33
Hourly Pay*
LPN’s are assistants to physicians and registered nurses and take care of basic nursing duties. Duties often included taking vital signs, collecting samples, administering medication, ensuring patient comfort, and reporting the status of their patients to the nurses. The overall function of a licensed practical nurse is to ensure patient comfort and safety.  LPN/LVN’s generally work at any location an RN works such as: hospital, nursing homes, long term care facilities or clinic.Education/Requirements:
  • High School education is required along with completion of a formal training program. 
  • Must pass the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX)
*Per Diem Shifts Available  Recent Experience Required.
per diem
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN)
  • Lakewood, California – 90712
  • 8 E,
  • August 3, 2024
$30 to $33
Hourly Pay*
LPN’s are assistants to physicians and registered nurses and take care of basic nursing duties. Duties often included taking vital signs, collecting samples, administering medication, ensuring patient comfort, and reporting the status of their patients to the nurses. The overall function of a licensed practical nurse is to ensure patient comfort and safety.  LPN/LVN’s generally work at any location an RN works such as: hospital, nursing homes, long term care facilities or clinic.Education/Requirements:
  • High School education is required along with completion of a formal training program. 
  • Must pass the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX)
*Per Diem Shifts Available  Recent Experience Required.
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Highest Paying Jobs in Oceanside, CA

AMN Healthcare currently has 1 per diem Skilled Nursing positions available in Oceanside.
per diem
Flu Vaccination Nurse (LVN/LPN)
  • Oceanside, California – 92056
  • 9 D,
  • August 3, 2024
$40 to $43
Hourly Pay*
As a flu shot nurse you will be administering flu vaccinations to patients of different ages in a clinical setting.  You must be able to answer patients' questions on potential side effects and other related issues, while ensuring patient comfort and monitoring their reaction to the shots.Responsibilities Include: 
  • Administering flu shots to patients.
  • Drafting immunization programs for patients, schools, and clinics.
  • Monitoring patients' reactions to vaccinations during the administration of shots.
  • Implementing and adhering to infection-control policies and procedures.
  • Keeping patients calm and establishing trust.
  • Providing advice and emotional support to patients.
  • Complying with recordkeeping and reporting standards as set out by the CDC and the healthcare facility.
  • Ensuring that flu vaccinations are stored correctly and securely.
  • Maintaining the inventory of supplies needed to administer the shots.
  • Supporting with any other needs at facility
*Full Time  Assignment (Minimum 13 weeks required)   Experience Administering Vaccine Required  May be required to float to nearby facilities.  Flexible Schedule Required 
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Statistics on Skilled Nursing Jobs in California

Review helpful statistics about Skilled Nursing traveling nurse jobs in California. The data is based on the last three complete months of Skilled Nursing job postings in the state of California. It is regularly updated, so you can find the most recent Skilled Nursing job salary trends, the types of shifts and contract durations most commonly available in California for travel nursing jobs.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Per Diem Skilled Nursing Jobs in California

How much does an Skilled Nursing travel nurse make on average in California?

A Skilled Nursing nurse in California can make an average of $42 per hour.

How much does a night shift Skilled Nursing travel nurse make on average in California?

A: A 12 Hour Night shift Skilled Nursing nurse in California can make an average of $31 per hour based on recent job availability.

How much does a day shift Skilled Nursing travel nurse make on average in California?

A: A 9 Hour Day shift Skilled Nursing nurse in California can make an average of $41 per hour based on recent job availability. Learn more about Travel Nursing Salaries.

How many travel Skilled Nursing jobs are available in California?

There are currently 19 Skilled Nursing travel nursing jobs available in California. We also get new jobs daily, so be sure to apply now and a recruiter will help you find the perfect fit as jobs become available.

What healthcare facilities have LPN/LVN Skilled Nursing staff in California?

  • Nexxrad in Long Beach
  • AltaMed Medical and Dental Group – West Covina in West Covina
  • UC Davis Department of Psychiatry in Sacramento
  • Kingsburg Community Health Center in Kingsburg
  • Kaiser Permanente – Lancaster Medical Office Building in Lancaster

What types of shifts are most common for Skilled Nursing travel nursing jobs in California?

Based on the last 6 months of data, 9 Hour Day shifts were the most common shifts in California cities.

Locating Skilled Nursing Travel Nursing Jobs in California

In California, cities like Joshua Tree, La Mesa, Lakewood, Oceanside, and San Diego have per diem Skilled Nursing nursing jobs and traveling nurse housing available. It’s a great state to work in, hosting facilities like Nexxrad, AltaMed Medical and Dental Group – West Covina, UC Davis Department of Psychiatry, Kingsburg Community Health Center and Kaiser Permanente – Lancaster Medical Office Building, all with nurse specialties and Skilled Nursing staff.

Healthcare Facilities in California that offer Skilled Nursing Jobs

These are just examples of some of the healthcare facilities in and around the California area that have historically offered jobs for Skilled Nursing professionals.
Modoc Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Departments
Emergency Room House Supervisor Outpatient Oncology Skilled Nursing Wound/Ostomy/Continence
Address
228 McDowell Street, NULL
Alturas, CA 96101
Tenet – Los Alamitos Medical Center
Shifts
10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Departments
Ambulatory Post Anesthesia Care Unit Emergency Room Intensive Care Unit Medical Surgical Progressive Care Unit Skilled Nursing Telemetry
Address
3751 Katella Ave
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Nearby Neighborhoods
Royal Oak Mobile Home Park (90721)
Tenet – Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
Shifts
12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Address
17100 Euclid St
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
Nearby Neighborhoods
Rancho La Siesta Mobile Home Park (92708), Fountain Valley Mobile Home Estates (92708)
Tenet – Hi-Desert Medical Center
Shifts
12 D and 12 N
Address
6601 White Feather Road
Joshua Tree, CA 92252
Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center
Shifts
9 D, 12 D, 12 N, and 14 D
Address
9455 Clairemont Mesa Blvd
San Diego, CA 92123
Nearby Neighborhoods
Tierrasanta (92124), Serra Mesa (92123), Grantville (92182), Allied Gardens (92120), Linda Vista (92111)
Kaiser Permanente – Orange County Irvine Medical Center
Shifts
12 D and 12 N
Departments
Emergency Room Labor & Delivery Post Anesthesia Care Unit Skilled Nursing
Address
6640 Alton Parkway
Irvine, CA 92618
Nearby Neighborhoods
East Irvine (92650), The Meadows (92604), Como (92604), Kathryn (92620), Frances (92620)
Kaiser Permanente Anaheim Medical Center
Shifts
12 D and 12 N
Departments
Family Labor & Delivery Skilled Nursing Surgical
Address
3440 E La Palma Ave.
Anaheim, CA 92806
Nearby Neighborhoods
Rio Vista Mobile Home Estates (92899), Peralta Hills (92817), Palm Lodge Mobile Home Estates (92816), Yorba (92811), Anaheim Royal Mobile Home Park (92816)
Discovery Practice Management – Center for Discovery-Lakewood
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, and 8 N
Address
4136 Ann Arbor Rd
Lakewood, CA 90712
Vandever Medical Offices
Shifts
9 D
Departments
Family Outpatient Clinic Skilled Nursing
Address
4405 Vandever Ave
San Diego, CA 92120
Nearby Neighborhoods
Grantville (92182), Allied Gardens (92120), Del Cerro (92182), Montezuma Mesa (92182), Normal Heights (92116)
Oceanside Medical Offices
Shifts
9 D
Departments
Family Skilled Nursing
Address
1302 Rocky Point Drive
Oceanside, CA 92056
Nearby Neighborhoods
Talich (92056), San Luis Rey (92068), Oceana (92068), Trico Mobile Estates (92068), Laguna Vista Trailer Park (92068)

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* Estimate of payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with a recruiter for additional details.