Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Registered Nurse-PRN in Kennesaw, Georgia

Description

Looking for a career change in the New Year? Hoping to expand your skills in Mental Health Nursing?

Are you interested in a flexible schedule?

Starting Rate $25/hr plus shift differentials, Staffing various shifts (weekends and holidays required) , Weekend Premium - $4.50/hr

Do you enjoy utilizing your nursing skills to impact children and adolescents? Are you interested in working with a multi-disciplinary team to achieve treatment goals?

If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team! We're seeking a PRN Registered Nurse (RN) to provide coverage at our Kennesaw, GA campus.

Being a Registered Nurse at Devereux has its Advantages

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 access for Devereux nurses to the Lippincott Nursing Center website, which provides a wide range of educational resources to earn state licensing required CEUs.

  • On-going training opportunities - internal training in the behavioral healthcare field (Safe and Positive Approaches and New Directions), and additional job-related trainings and conferences. Performance evaluations with ongoing coaching conversations.

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

Keywords: PRN, Nurse, Registered Nurse, Mental Health Nurse, Residential Nurse, School Nurse, Child Nurse, Psychiatric Nurse, behavioral health, youth, adolescent, pediatric

Qualifications

EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and a current Georgia Nursing License.

EXPERIENCE: Previous experience in procedures performed on the nursing unit with ability to assist other staff members and physicians, working with youth and adolescents is preferred.

Computer skills and proficiency required

  • Weekend availability and holidays required

  • Must be able to attend a mandatory 2 week training/orientation class from 9-5:30pm

  • Valid Drivers license

Company Overview

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 2019-3744

Category Medical

Position Type Part-Time