Independence and autonomy, yet still part of a supportive and caring team environment.
Are you looking for a role where you can be a school nurse, a behavioral health nurse, as well as a community health nurse?
The opportunity to get to know your patients over time. Not your typical practice setting...our campus lets you get out and enjoy some fresh Colorado air.
Want an extra $2 just for working the overnight shift?
Sound like your dream job? If so then keep reading....
Being a Registered Nurse has its Advantages
As a Registered Nurse at Devereux Colorado, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping children and adolescents in need. We offer:
Training and development & we welcome new graduates
Participate in multi-disciplinary teams
An environment where you can to be an active decision maker
A role where you can be innovative and contribute to programs across the facility
A unique medical setting & flexible schedules
The ability to have influence in our kid’s treatment plans
A fun, fast-paced and supportive environment
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Colorado provides programs and services for children & adolescents with emotional & behavioral disorders. Located in Westminster, CO, this position is responsible for administering medications, providing medical treatments, completing admissions, and actively engage with the youth served and their families/guardians.
Devereux provides our nurses with FREE access to the Lippincott Nursing Center website, which provides a wide range of educational resources to earn state licensing required CEUs.
LICENSED NEW GRADS WELCOME!
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 7,000 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.
Learn more about our benefits here
: https://learn.devereux.org/benefits/Overview-Summary/Colorado%20Benefit%20Summary.pdf Did you know Devereux is a qualifying employer under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program? If you become a Devereux employee, you may be eligible for student loan forgiveness – click here for more details: https:// studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service Keywords: child, nursing, RN, mental health, medication, residential treatment facility, adolescents, health care, psychiatric, hospital, assessments.**
To qualify, we require:
Minimum of Associates Degree in Nursing and completion of accredited RN program. Clear Colorado RN license.
At least one year experience in Nursing field is highly preferred.
Experience in psychiatric nursing with children or adolescents is a plus.
Excellent communication, relationship management, and multitasking skills.
Must be a minimum of 21 years of age.
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