Pediatric Nurse Practitioner or PA

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner or PA


Advanced Practice

Employment Type



Bakersfield, California


Job Description:

Our client located in the Central Valley region of California is seeking a full-time, permanent Pediatric Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join their established primary pediatric office. Enjoy work-life balance with an outpatient-only schedule: Monday - Friday. The ideal candidate has at least one year of experience caring for Pediatric patients in an outpatient setting, however, NEW graduates will be considered!  


Highlights of the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant:

  • Outpatient Only  
  • Monday - Friday schedule
  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Generous PTO

Skills Required of the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant:

  • One year of experience as a PNP or PA in an outpatient setting treating pediatric patients  
  • California License
  • Complete and periodic health evaluations of diagnoses, including medical, cognitive, and psychosocial status, as well as personal assets and shortcomings to learning.
  • Perform repeated assessment of patients’ reaction to teaching, discharge plan, and care provided.
  • Record and present patients’ progress in relevant charts, and pass on observations and assessment reports to all healthcare team members involved,  
  • Study appropriate professional publications and participate in the activities of professional societies to be current with industry practices, methodologies, and philosophies.
  • Collaborate with the patient’s care team and members of their family to design and carry out a plan for their care, so that proper coordination of care and communication of the patient’s health progress will be maintained.

Bakersfield is an affordable city with a low cost of living, making it an ideal place to live for those who are looking for an affordable place to settle down. It is in a prime location, with convenient access to some of California's most beautiful natural landmarks, including Yosemite National Park, Sequoia National Park, and the Pacific coast.  


For more information on this permanent PNP position, or other positions nationwide, please apply with your up-to-date CV.