Devereux Florida is currently interviewing Registerd Nurse on Sun, 07 Apr 2013 18:23:38 GMT. Shift Available: PT, 3rd shift (11 p.m.-7 a.m.). Weekends and holidays required All Registered Nurses are expected to implement our Philosophy of Care which is to provide: Individual Services Effective and Accountable Services Utilize Positive Approaches Registered Nurse Responsibilities include: Provide initial client assessments on new clients Provide an assessment following a client...
Location: Melbourne, Florida
Description: Devereux Florida is currently interviewing Registerd Nurse right now, this career will be reside in Florida. More complete informations about this career opportunity please read the description below. Shift Available: PT, 3rd shift (11 p.m.-7 a.m.). Weekends and holidays required
All Registered Nurses are expected to implement our Philosophy of Care which is to provide:
Indivi! dual Services
Effective and Accountable Services
Utilize Positive Approaches
Registered Nurse Responsibilities include:
Provide initial client assessments on new clients
Provide an assessment following a client restraint
Provide medication administration training for all staff
Communicate w/ treating psychiatrist about client needs
Provide basic nursing care to clients
Complete restraint documentation and treatment team documentation
Assist in other administrative duties of the therapeutic group home as
Work with a team to provide in home residential instruction for our 12 adolescent male clients in the areas of: daily living skills, communication skills, social skills and community living skills
Must be able to complete a two week new hire orientation class; hours are approximately 8:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day
Graduate of an accre! dited school of nursing
An Associates Degree required! , BSN preferred
Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Florida required
One year nursing experience required
Previous experience working with children and adolescent in residential setting and/or psychiatric nursing preferred
This position will require flexibility in schedule and must be available to work weekends
Valid Florida Driver's license required
Devereux is a leading nonprofit behavioral health organization that supports many of the most underserved and vulnerable members of our communities. Founded in 1912 by Helena Devereux, we operate a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of individuals and families every year. We help empower children and adults with intellectual, emotional, developmental, and behavioral challenges to lead fulfilling and rewarding lives.! Our Philosophy of Care operates under the core principles of Individualized Services; Effective and Accountable Services; and Positive, Behavioral Approaches.
The Devereux Foundation, founded in 1912 in Pennsylvania, planted roots in Florida in 1987 to create Devereux Florida. The organization has grown by leaps and bounds to meet the needs of children in Florida. Today, Devereux Florida operates almost 50 programs in 38 counties statewide, touching the lives of over 13,000 children on an annual basis. It is Devereux's Philosophy of Care to provide these services on an individualized basis, in the least restrictive environment possible. Devereux Florida is unique in that we offer the full continuum of behavioral health, child welfare and developmental disabilities services to individuals in settings ranging from abuse/neglect prevention programs, community outreach programs, counseling centers, mobile response team, early learning programs, child welfare case mana! gement, family support and visitation center, a variety of foster care ! programs, shelter program. Group homes, residential treatment centers, statewide inpatient psychiatric programs, children's psychiatric hospital, and a dual diagnosis center for children and adolescents with symptoms of both mental illness and intellectual/developmental disabilities.
Be a part of creating meaningful, independent and productive lives for children and adolescents who receive services from our 133 bed residential treatment center in Viera, FL. We have a current opening for a part time RN. The RN position will allow you to find purpose and give you room to grow in the largest not-for-profit provider of services to children and families in Florida.
The primary purpose of Devereux is to provide quality service to those entrusted to our
care by their families, guardians, agencies, and other designated parties. The most critical resource we have to accomplish this task is our employee! s. No intervention can be implemented without the assistance of competent employees who are physically and mentally prepared to carry out this tremendous responsibility.
For this reason, in addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare benefits program to eligible full-time employees, family members, and domestic partners. Health and welfare programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services, and an Employee Assistance / Work Life Balance Program, as well as generous time-off policies, and a 403 B retirement plan. Additionally, voluntary, employee paid, Vision and Supplemental Life Insurance are available to FT employees.
Devereux offers Voluntary Medical and / or Dental Coverage - available to eligible PT
employees and FT employees who have not yet satisfied the eligibility waiting period for FT benefit offerings.
**It is the intent of Devereux to contin! ue to offer these benefits; however, we reserve the right to change or ! stop them at any time, with or without notice.
To learn more
about Devereux, please visit our home page at www.devereux.org .
Devereux is a drug-free workplace,
drug screen required. EOE
If you were eligible to this career, please give us your resume, with salary requirements and a resume to Devereux Florida.
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