Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Registered Nurse / RN in Kennesaw, Georgia

Calling all RN’s ---- We are seeking compassionate RN's looking to make a difference in the lives of children and adolescents! New Grads are welcomed to apply!

$1,000 Sign-on Bonus, we would love to have you as part of the Devereux Team!

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 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.

  • Devereux will pay for your CEUs through our partnership with 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.

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

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. We are part of Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, which has been providing treatment, education and vocational services for more than 100 years. Devereux is one of the nation's largest not-for-profit behavioral health organizations, giving Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Georgia access to national experts from across the country.

Additional Details

We employ more than 7,000 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.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer generous time-off policies and a 403(b) retirement plan, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.

Click on the following link to see why we are a great place to work: http://benefits.devereux.org.

Requirements

Education:

Bachelor of Science in Nursing or a Graduate of an approved school of Nursing. Licensed as a Registered Nurse in Gerogia. Experience: Previous Professional experience in a behavioral healthcare setting preferred.**

The IDEAL candidate will...

Be empathetic, a team player, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, energetic, creative, understand the theories of behavior management and positive reinforcement, and represent yourself as a positive role model. Additionally, you must be able to complete new hire orientation class, have a strong passion for working with and helping children and adolescents with special needs, and possess a valid license.**

  • Valid Driver's License

  • Must be able to attend a mandatory 2 week Orientation from 8:30am-5:30pm

About the Organization: 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.

EOE Statement: 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 testing required. EOE