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Children’s Square USA is currently seeking nursing staff to care for youth ages 0-18 years residing in the Children's Square Residential Treatment Program and Emergency Youth Shelter. Youth served in either of these programs often have complex physical and mental health needs. We are are looking for a Registered Nurse to be a part of our continuum of care, recognizing the importance of integrated physical health and behavioral health treatment. The professional we are seeking will have the vision, courage, and will to positively impact the health and wellness of our most vulnerable youth. Nursing staff are responsible for the medical care, medication administration, assessment, treatment, infection control, and first aid for staff, students and visitors.
The Registered Nurse position schedule is three 12 hour shifts that vary on days and includes some evenings and weekends being on call. This professional will also work within our Integrated Health Services Program and will triage and assess the nursing care needs of children with behavioral and/or mental health conditions as a member of a community child health team. Working as a member of the Integrated Health Services team, the RN will utilize the principles of family-centered, community-based, comprehensive and culturally competent care in the provision of services to children with behavioral and/or mental health care needs and their families.
The ideal candidate will hold a current RN Iowa Nursing License. A minimum of two years experience in pediatric health or public health nursing, preferred. Full- and 3/4-time employees are eligible for a comprehensive benefits package.
Position Type: Full-time