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Registered Nurse 

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
 
Description

Job Summary:

The Nurse is responsible for assessing and monitoring participants’ physical health needs,

including medication management, illness and injuries. Work with Psychiatrist, Psychiatric

Nurse Practitioners, and other team members to care for and maintain appropriate levels of

medication for TAY. Treat minor illness and injuries as they occur, and ensure participants

are linked with primary and specialty health care as needed. Educate team members on

participants’ health conditions. Track participant mental status, medications, and response

to medication, and report any changes to team as needed.

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Position Requirements

Qualifications:

Required

1. Licensed as a R.N. in the State of California.

2. License must be in good standing and with no restrictions in the State of California.

3. Cognitive and psychomotor skills to practice nursing as an applied science.

4. Proven ability to devise nursing care plan and apply scientific knowledge to

participant care.

5. Ability to write legibly and objectively.

6. Knowledge of the theoretical foundation in child and adolescent development and

therapeutic intervention strategies.

7. Clean driving record; current CA Driver’s License or ability to obtain within 10

days after hired.

8. Basic computer and keyboarding competence with the ability to use Microsoft

Office.

Preferred

1. B.A./B.S. Degree in Nursing.

2. Two (two) or more years’ experience in psychiatric nursing.

3. Fluency in prevailing language(s) of the community.

 
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Req Number SOC-18-00213  
Location FFYC - Oakland  
About the Organization Based in Oakland, California, Fred Finch Youth Center works with young people facing multiple challenges, including homelessness, economic disadvantage, mental health and cognitive disabilities, and histories of significant trauma and loss. Many have experienced abuse; live at or below the poverty line; are growing up in foster care, and are seeking to make their way in the world as independent, strong young adults. Despite their circumstances, these young people possess numerous strengths including tenacity, kindness, and the ability to strive for a brighter future. Committed to the notion that no one is without hope, no matter how desperate their circumstances may appear, Fred Finch staff helps each person we serve find and build upon their strengths so they may reach their potential and lead meaningful, fulfilling lives.

Founded in 1891 as an orphanage, today's Fred Finch Youth Center operates 24 programs in California including mental health, housing, education, and independent living services, providing a pathway to healing and self-sufficiency. Our 127-year history and strong track record have made Fred Finch Youth Center a recognized leader in the treatment of children and families.



FFYC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer who does not discriminate and follows all regulations under the Act as well as all the regulations under California's Fair Employment and Housing Act.



Fred Finch Youth Center partners with contracted providers to provide mental health services to residents of the following counties:

* Alameda County * Contra Costa County * Fresno County * Los Angeles County * Merced County * Napa County * Orange County *Placer County * Sacramento County * San Diego County * San Mateo County * Santa Clara County


















 

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