Berkshire Meadows RN/LPN (all shifts) in Housatonic, Massachusetts
Job Description: The ideal licensed Registered Nurse or LPN will be caring, compassionate, consistent and reliable with a desire to make a difference in the life of individuals with limited communication, physical and cognitive skills. Must be a team player capable of effectively working across departments, providing a positive and supportive environment. Engages and promotes joyful interactions with all students, clients and staff at Berkshire Meadows. Candidates should be organized, detail-oriented, follow policies about medical and clinical care, and have the ability to work independently. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Administration and documentation of medications Follow all procedures related to authorization, monitoring, physician's orders, observation, and documentation Acting as an advocate while accompanying students on medical appointments Working as a team to support best treatment plans Shifts Available: Day: 6 AM to 2 PM (1 position) Evening: 2 PM to 10 PM (1 position) Overnight: 10 PM to 6 AM (2 positions) Requirements: Massachusetts RN or LPN license Current certification in CPR (Training provided if needed) Must be able to work alone unsupervised Residential program or mental health program experience preferred; experience working with specialized populations of adolescents preferred. Meet programs background and driving record check requirements Maintains valid driver's license. Full-time Position (40 hours per week) Berkshire Meadows is a division of JRI an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to building and maintaining a diverse community. Persons from diverse backgrounds including women, communities of color, the LGBTQ community and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.