Resources For Human Development, Inc.
Requisition Number: BRNDY-REGNU-H-10-2018-01
Job Title: Registered Nurse
City: Wilmington
State: DE

Minimum Degree Required: B - 2 Year Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Salary Range: $29.00-$29.00/hour

Registered Nurse

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Description/Job Summary

RHD Brandywine Hills Group Home is a  residential program for 8 adults with serious mental illness.  Services focus on skill building in illness management and community living, maximizing quality of life, and reducing the need for inpatient hospitalizations.

Brandywine Hills is seeking:
  • Part time Registered Nurses to work Saturdays and Sundays 8-4 and 4-12 
  • PRN Registered Nurses to work 8-30 hours per per month.  Shifts are available x7 days, 8-4 and 4-12
  • A TEMPORARY FT Registered Nurse ( Monday-Friday 4-12) , with the opportunity to transition to PT/PRN.
Overall Responsibility
Collaborate with Unit Director and a multidisciplinary team in providing high quality health care services to adults in a residential setting.  

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Support  residents in establishing and maintaining optimal  physical and mental health
  • Assess mental and physical health needs/concerns  on a daily basis
  • Provide counseling as needed to residents on chronic health care issues
  • Facilitate psychoeducational groups in support of mental and physical health
  • Maintain standards for medication documentation, ordering, storage, and disposal that is in accordance with DSAMH, CARF, LLAM, RHD regulations
  • Attend weekly treatment team to collaborate with psychiatrist  in supporting the mental health of residents.
  • Schedule, attend, and follow up on medical appointments in accordance with DSAMH, CARF, RHD regulations
  • Provide education to staff on health issues relevant to the population and residential setting
  • Communicate with pharmacy, medical personnel, and other community supports in  on an ongoing basis to assure resident needs are met
  • Provide support in urgent or crisis situations (in person or via telephone)
Requirements
  • Must be a  Delaware Licensed Registered Nurse
  • Driver's License required
  • One year working with the mentally ill population
  • Ability to multi task and work cooperatively as part of a multidisciplinary team that includes CNA's, clinicians, psychiatrists
  •  LLAM trained RN's preferred
  • Residential experience preferred

Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.

 
 
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Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.