Psychiatric Nurse - Youth Mental Health

Added: January 3, 2021
  • Country: United States
  • Region: California

Overview
Seneca’s Ventura County Crisis Program provides crisis stabilization and short-term residential treatment for youth in serious distress. Services also include linkage to long-term, sustainable supports based on each client’s unique strengths and needs.This groundbreaking program provides a “no eject, no reject” policy to meet the needs of the youth in our care.


The Psychiatric Nurse is responsible for implementing and evaluating the nursing care delivered within their shift, and for utilizing the nursing process to provide assessment, treatment planning, and evaluation of client care within designated clinical areas.

“I am intrigued by the Crisis Mental Health Nursing work that I do at Seneca and I enjoy working with all the Seneca Staff. It takes a very special person to work for Seneca! I also like that I get direct supervision on a weekly basis and our Seneca Management team is very supportive.” - Seneca Nurse

Seneca Family of Agencies is committed to providing traditionally marginalized communities a network of outstanding mental health, community based, and educational services. Celebrating diversity and creating a culture of inclusion increases creativity, innovation, problem solving, and teamwork. Seneca’s agency-wide DEI Advisory Board, Employee Resource Groups, and Language Practice Groups help our employees provide culturally and linguistically relevant services to the families we serve. For more information on our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiative,click here!

Responsibilities
Provide quality clinical care, including physical assessments and medical triage examinations
Collect and analyze assessment data to formulate client care issues, individualized outcomes, plans, implements and evaluates nursing interventions.
Collaborate with Psychiatrist to ensure quality of medication administration, adequate consents, medical treatment and follow-up.
Collaborate with Supervisor to ensure health and safety, infection control, resource utilization, and clinical and rehabilitative standards of care.
Participate in nursing department, staff meetings and other facility activities.
Qualifications
Associates in Nursing or Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing required
CPR – BLS
Valid California Registered Nurse License
TB test clearance, fingerprinting clearance, and any other State/Federal licensing or certification requirements
Good communication, organization and leadership skills
Psychiatric nursing experience a plus
Bilingual Spanish/English abilities a plus
Schedule
Full-Time 2 schedules available:
Option 1: Wednesday - Friday 7pm-7am & 24 hour On-Call Mondays

Option 2: Saturday & Sunday 7am-7:30pm, Monday 12pm-12:30am & 24 hour On-Call Wednesdays

per diem position also available
Benefits
Competitive salary
Relocation assistance may be available
Comprehensive employee benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and chiropractic coverage, partially paid premiums for dependents
5 weeks of flexible Paid Time Off, a 403(b) retirement plan, and an employer-paid Employee Assistance Plan
Excellent training, scholarship opportunities, and ongoing professional development
Collaborative team environment!

Reference https://www.linkedrn.com/jobs/43770652-psychiatric-nurse-youth-mental-health-at-seneca-family-of-agencies
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