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Join Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health!
Are you interested in working with adults with developmental disabilities? 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!
You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
Best available, highest quality, low-cost benefit options – learn more at benefits.devereux.org.
Free license renewal CEUs as part of our Nurse Continuing Education Program.
Opportunities to learn and grow in the behavioral healthcare field.
On-going training opportunities - internal training in the behavioral healthcare field as well as supervisory training
Additional responsibilities include the following, but not limited to:
Educating clients, families and others on health, wellbeing and disease prevention.
Attending residents’ meetings as needed, Provides health related update to team and family as appropriate.
Communicating with physician’s regarding client’s needs, the nursing assessments and recommendations.
Collaborating with team members of the treatments to ensure the client’s well-being.
Performing assessments/evaluations for potential clients and create nursing care plans as needed.
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health California provides programs and services for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Located in LOMPOC, CA in this role, you would be responsible for providing nursing care to adults diagnosed with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Keywords: Psych nurse, mental health, registered nurse, licensed practical nurse evening nurse supervisor, human services, education, group homes, RN,
EDUCATION: Must have completed and be a graduate of a nursing program and have a current RN license in the State of California.
EXPERIENCE: 2 years related experience preferred
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Requires standing, walking, sitting, reaching with hands and arms, talking and hearing ,
using hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls. Occasionally required to climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl. Regularly requires lifting/moving weight of up to 10lbs, frequently lift/move up to 25lbs and occasionally lift/move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus
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. This is integrated into the delivery of quality programming for the individuals we serve, their families, and other stakeholders, as well as 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. As a member of our team, you will support our commitment to cultural diversity and equity across all programs and services, and within all policies and employee practices.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Eligible employees are eligible to start benefits after 30 days of employment. In addition, we offer;
Medical (including telemedicine via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, and mental health services.
Student loan debt assistance, tuition reimbursement and continuing education assistance.
Generous time-off, 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage.
Employee assistance / work-life balance program.
Visitbenefits.devereux.orgto see why we are a great place to work!
Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug screening required. EOE
Posted Date 1 week ago (10/17/2020 12:00 PM)
Requisition ID 2020-14147
Position Type Part-Time