(1836) Registered Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse

Job Description

This position performs professional nursing work and or professional administrative nursing work at a 4-bed Residential Detox Unit from 7am-7pm. This position is responsible for the care and treatment of clients in accordance with accepted professional, legal and ethical nursing standards. Primary responsibilities include medication monitoring, client assessments, laboratory collections and interpretation of results, client and family education regarding medication, mental health, addiction and recovery. The RN will adhere to agency policies and procedures.

Hours: 7p-7a

CityGeorgetown/Residential Detox
CountyWilliamson County
CredentialsMinimum Qualifications:
1. Graduated from an accredited school of nursing and licensed as an LVN or RN in the state of Texas with at least 3 years recent nursing experience.
2. Ability to assess individuals experiencing substance use problems
3. Ability to work collaboratively and be part of a multidisciplinary professional team.
4. Ability to demonstrate understanding and support of agency policies, legal considerations and professional ethics.
5. Computer literate with working knowledge of Windows/MS office applications.
6 Excellent written and oral communication skills
7. Must have a valid Texas Driver’s License

Preferred Qualifications

1. BSN
2. ANCC Psychiatric/Mental Health Certification or CARN certification
3. Experience working with clients with developmental disabilities
4. Experience in a psychiatric acute treatment unit, psychiatric home care, psychiatric outpatient clinic and or office based opiate treatment center
5. Experience working with clients who have substance use disorders
Salary Amount$TBD/hr
Closing DateOpen until filled
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