Psychiatric Nurse

Job ID: 612300
Discipline: Licensed Practical Nurse
Specialty: Psych
Date Posted: April 30, 2021
Address: 85 Patton Rd
Location: Devens, MA 01434
Shift: 12 E
Duration: Full-time
Start Date: May 20, 2021
Employment Type: Perm
Weekly Pay: Call for details
Company: Nursing Jobs

Job Description & Requirements

Responsibilities: The Licensed Practical Nurse is an active participant in the health care team who provides direct care and support to patients, families, and legal guardians in accordance with the philosophy, objectives, values, mission and core principles of TaraVista Behavioral Health Center. The Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for maintaining a safe therapeutic milieu grounded in TaraVistas’ core principles. The Licensed Practical Nurse works under the direction of the Registered Nurse and works collaboratively as a member of the multi-disciplinary treatment team. Knowledge of Behavior Health and Substance Abuse treatment modalities Ability to develop a therapeutic relationship while maintaining professional boundaries Effective oral and written communication Sufficient typing and computer skills to facilitate use of Electronic Medical Record Crisis management and time management skills Flexibility, creativity and ability to manage stressful situations in a calm, organized and professional manner

Required Qualifications

Currently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) by the State of Massachusetts CPR certification

Preferred Qualifications

Previous psychiatric/substance inpatient experience Restraint/reduction/de-escalation/crisis intervention experience

Job Benefits

This positions offer a wide range of benefits that typically include Full Medical, Dental, Prescription, Vision, Tuition Reimbursement, PTO, Flex Spending as well as generous Compensation packages and differentials.

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