Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Jobs

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Jobs

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Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Per Diem Nurse (RN LPN) in Rutland, Massachusetts


Seeking Per Diem/On-Call Nurses!

Are you interested in additional hours? Do you enjoy working with children in need and making a difference in their lives?

If you answered YES to either of these questions, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!

As a Per Diem Nurse at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, you will use your expertise in the field to make a positive impact on our clients and families. You will support all of the Devereux nursing programs including cross training residential, day school and group home staff. The position is responsible for monitoring the health and safety issues of students within all locations of the school, residence and group homes. You will provide staff training to ensure optimal health and safety standards. You will initiate medical management and will play and integral role in the medical care of the children in assigned programs. Excellent communication skills are required as communicating with outside agencies, physicians and parents is key in this role. You will participate in student team meetings as indicated. Monitoring MAP in assigned group homes for quality assurance will be required.

What Does Devereux Offer You?

  • Flexible schedule to accommodate a work/life balance.

  • Best available, highest quality, low-cost benefit options – learn more

  • License renewal CEUs as part of our nurse continuing education program

  • On-going training opportunities - internal training in the behavioral healthcare field and job-related trainings and conferences.

  • Performance evaluations with ongoing coaching conversations.

  • A stable, national non-profit employer with a strong support system that is forward-thinking in clinical practice and research.

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Massachusetts and Rhode Island provides programs and services for children and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders, complex mental health and behavioral health disorders. Located in Rutland, MA, this position is responsible for the safety and security of all youth as assigned and provides and ensures therapeutic interventions in a compassionate and safe environment.

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:

Keywords: Nurse, RN, LPN, Psych Nurse, Psychiatric Nurse, Psych, Mental Health, Nursing, Staff Nurse, IDD, residential, school, group home



  • Every Other Weekend is Required

  • Licensed Practical Nurse or Registered Nurse in the State of Massachusetts

  • Prior experience working with, and a strong passion for, helping adolescents with special needs.

  • Being empathetic, a team player, having excellent written and verbal communication skills, energetic and creative.

  • Understanding the theories of behavior management and positive reinforcement, and representing yourself as a positive role model are required traits.

  • A valid driver's license is required. Knowledge of MAPS is preferred.

  • 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.

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 2 weeks ago (3/7/2023 9:27 PM)

Requisition ID 2023-29504

Category Medical

Position Type On-Call

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.