Registered Nurse
at Sequel Youth and Family Services

Date Posted: 4/7/2019

Job Description

Excellent opportunity to gain knowledge while working with children.  Multiple shifts available.  Rewarding experience.  Offering a $2,000 Sign On Bonus!!!

Program Overview

Located in Albuquerque, NM, Bernalillo Academy is a beautiful 62-bed sub-acute residential treatment center that serves youth between the ages of 5 and 1eight with Autism, Asperger’s, and emotional and behavioral disorders.

Position Overview  

We have a need for a full-time Registered Nurse to provide care to children in the psychiatric setting.  Days and nights available.   New graduates welcome to apply.  We will train onsite.

Job Duties Include:

  • Assesses students upon admission and throughout treatment utilizing observational and interviewing skills.
  • Reviews overall student status every shift by reviewing physician orders, student treatment plan, and multidisciplinary notes as applicable.
  • Helps to develop an individualized treatment plan in conjunction with student, family and multidisciplinary team.
  • Identifies short and long term measurable goals, including discharge planning, consistent with student care standards, nursing practice, and policies and procedures.
  • Provides direct nursing care based on patient treatment plan.
  • Maintains a safe and therapeutic milieu.
  • Documents on all appropriate clients care topics/events/interventions.
  • Evaluates and documents the effectiveness of care and modifies nursing components of the patient’s treatment plan accordingly.

Job Requirements

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited School of Nursing and be legally licensed in the state of NM (or another compact state) to practice nursing by the State Board of Nursing.
  • License must be current.
  • Prefer one year nursing experience, with some previous experience working with children/adolescents ages twelve to eighteen in a mental health or related fields.
  • Psychiatric nursing experience with a child / youth population is highly preferred.

Benefits Package

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance after 60 days.
  • Company provided Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • Company provided AD&D insurance
  • Flexible Spending Program/Health Savings Plan
  • 401K after 60 days
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Daily Pay  - a company sponsored benefit that allows employees to access a portion of their base wages in advance of their payday

Bernalillo Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Snapshot

About Us

At Sequel Youth and Family Services, we work together today to build a brighter tomorrow. With a focus on providing programs for behavioral, emotional, or physical challenges, we proudly serve children and adults alike. Associates at Sequel Youth and Family Services enjoy giving back and getting more out of a career that positively impacts the community. If you’re a compassionate, motivated individual who’s looking for a truly meaningful career, we look forward to hearing from you.

Sequel Youth and Family Services is committed to offering a broad spectrum of services and options that care for our patients and families alike. Our offerings include long-term residential treatment, short-term impact programs, shelter care, therapeutic group homes, therapeutic foster care, community-based services, in-home services, and alternative education programs. Our reach extends to clients from 37 states and territories – and we’re growing every day.

Current employment opportunities span:

  • Business Administration & Support

  • Education & Counseling

  • Residential Support Services

  • Child & Family Therapy

  • Nursing (LPN, CNA, RN, PRN)

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