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Spanish Speaking Registered Nurse (RN)

Company: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Location: Rutland
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Description:Are you interested in making a life-saving difference for children and adolescents? Would you enjoy being part of a team working to change the world for the better?If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!In response to the humanitarian crisis at America's ports of entry, Devereux provides short-term shelter care services for unaccompanied children who have come to the United States without a parent or legal guardian. Devereux provides extremely high-quality, trauma-informed residential and educational services for unaccompanied children, with intense supports for their social and emotional health. We also ensure they receive excellent and immediate physical healthcare including pediatric, dental and nutritional supports for every child.Devereux's ultimate goal is to ensure every unaccompanied child who receives our services is successfully and quickly discharged into the loving care of their family sponsor and, during the short time they are with us, have received best-in-class medical, therapeutic, recreational and educational services designed specifically to address the traumas they have sustained during, and often before, their migration journey. This is a very high benchmark to set, but Devereux has partnered with leading immigration rights advocates and legal defense nonprofits to ensure children in our care have access to the finest legal supports offered by our country.Being a Bilingual Registered Nurse (RN) has many advantagesAs a Bilingual Registered Nurse (RN) at Devereux, you will be a critical part of a multi-disciplinary team of dedicated, experts who share your passion for helping children in need. We offer:

  • Paid CEUs by Devereux through the Lippincott Nursing Center website
  • A strong support system, forward-thinking in their clinical practice and research
  • An environment where you can to be an active decision maker on multi-disciplinary teams with the ability to have influence in our children's treatment plans
  • A unique medical setting with flexible schedules conducive to a comfortable, work-life balance
  • A culture that upholds a Servant Leadership perspective and provides paid training
  • A comprehensive benefit package, student tuition assistance, and opportunities for professional growth at one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the countryThe Bilingual Registered Nurse (RN) ensures that the minors' health care needs are addressed by conducting an initial nursing assessment, administering medication, and triaging medical needs on a daily basis. Additionally, the Bilingual Registered Nurse will provide a nursing assessment within 24 hours prior to the child's discharge.What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?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. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visit https://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.Qualifications:
    • Completion of accredited RN program and current and valid RN license in the state of Massachusetts
    • At least one year of relevant experience in the field of nursing, particularly with children and youth
    • Bilingual (English/Spanish)
    • Valid driver's license and minimum 21 years of age
    • Empathetic and have a team approach to care for our individuals
    • Able to attend ten days of in-house orientation on weekdays
    • Able to lift up to 50+ pounds and perform Safe and Positive Approaches

Keywords: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, Worcester , Spanish Speaking Registered Nurse (RN), Healthcare , Rutland, Massachusetts

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