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Registered Nurse Behavioral Health (Evenings) in Kennesaw, Georgia

Description

If you want to make a positive impact on the lives of children and adolescents and want to expand your skills in Mental Health Nursing - consider working at our beautiful campus in Kennesaw, GA.

We are seeking Full Time Nurses to work Second Shift!

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Georgia was established in Cobb County Georgia in 1973 at the invitation of Governor Jimmy Carter and for more than 40 years has been providing new hopes, new dreams, and new choices for children, adolescents and young adults struggling with emotional and behavioral health challenges.

RNs: Rates start at $34/hr with additional $ given for experience.

Being an RN at Devereux has its Advantages!

You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:

  • $2000 SIGN ON BONUS

  • Paid license renewal CEUs as part of our nurse continuing education program.

  • On-going training opportunities

  • Performance evaluations with ongoing coaching conversations.

  • A collaborative team environment.

  • National non-profit employer that offers a strong support system and is forward-thinking in their clinical practice and research.

As a Registered Nurse, you will provide direct care nursing and will also be responsible for administering medications, providing medical treatments, completing admissions, and actively engage with the youth served and their families/guardians.

Keywords: Nurse, Registered Nurse, Mental Health Nurse, Residential Nurse, School Nurse, Child Nurse, Psychiatric Nurse, behavioral health, youth, adolescent, pediatric, new graduate, RN, LPN

Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. Learn More: https://jobs.devereux.org/#covid

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Qualifications

Education and Experience:

  • Completion of accredited RN program andcurrent Georgia Nursing License required.

  • Six months to one (1) year of Nursing experience is highly preferred.

  • Experience in psychiatric nursing with children or adolescents is a plus.

Other qualifications:

  • Must be a minimum of 21 years of age.

  • Valid Driver's License and Satisfactory Drug Screen and Background Check results.

  • Weekend availability and holidays required.

  • Must be able to complete a two-week, paid new hire orientation class; hours are approximately 8:30am to 5:30pm daily.

  • Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.

  • The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) COVID-19 vaccine mandate requires all employees to be fully vaccinated .If already fully vaccinated, you will need to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved medical or religious exemption prior to starting.

Devereux has a zero-tolerance policy for abuse and maintains policies and procedures to systematically reduce the risk of abuse to occur in our organization. Devereux fosters a culture of reporting abuse, and will cooperate with the authorities to the fullest extent possible.

Posted Date 3 months ago (8/26/2022 10:20 AM)

Requisition ID 2022-25604

Category Medical

Position Type Full-Time or Part-Time

The employment policies of Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health 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.

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