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Join Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health!
Are you interested in working with adults with IDD or special needs? Do you enjoy helping others who feel like everyone else has given up on them?
If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!
Being an Registered Nurse at Devereux has its Advantages
You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need.
Opportunities to learn and grow in the Behavioral Healthcare field
Devereux will pay for your CEU’s through our partnership with Lippincott Nursing Center website, which provided a wide range of educational resources to earn state licensing required CEU’s.
Hours and days for this position Week 1 Monday-Thursday and Sat 7-3 Week 2 Sunday-Thursday 7-3
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Adult Services provides programs and services for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Our main campus is located in Berwyn PA. Our dedicated team of over 600 staff ranging from highly-specialized clinicians and nurses to recreational and direct staff professionals, all work to one common goal the happiness, self-fulfillment and social integration of each adult in our community. As a nurse you will serve as the health care advisor to the interdisciplinary team. You will guide direct support professionals in the implementation of a program to ensure high quality health care services. Nurses will also monitor assigned Individuals and recognizes change in health status. You will identify health care needs, and plans and implement a priority of care and appropriate interventions to meet those needs in accordance with established nursing procedures and regulations.
Key Words: RN, Nursing, Nurse, home health care,registered nurse, disabilities
To qualify, we require:
Must hold a current, valid Registered Nurse license and be eligible to practice in PA.
Nursing experience in a health care facility, required.
Experience working with adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities, mental health diagnoses, and/or TBI preferred.
Must have a thorough knowledge of regulatory requirements.
-Be at least 21 years of age
-Must possess and maintain valid driver's license
About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.
Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.
Our Culture, Our Expectations
At Devereux, we strive to incorporate servant leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework; from the delivery of quality services to individuals served, their families, and other stakeholders to the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our benefit programs include medical (including telemedicine - medical care via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer tuition assistance, generous time-off, a 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage.
Visit benefits.devereux.org to see why we are a great place to work!
The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.
Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug screening required. EOE
Requisition ID 2019-5772
Position Type Full-Time