Resources For Human Development, Inc. Psych RN in Dover, Delaware

Description/Job Summary

The Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Team is a service provided by an interdisciplinary team that ensures a recovery oriented system of care is available 24 hours a day, 7 days per week and is prepared to carry out a full range of treatment functions wherever and whenever needed. The program employs master s and bachelor s level counselors, registered nurses, substance abuse specialists, vocational specialists, psychiatrist/APNs, peer support specialists, and a program assistant to provide these services in the community.

This position is for a full time Registered Nurse on the Kent County, Delaware ACT Team. This position is primarily Monday-Friday with an on-call component. The RN works in both the office and in the community providing services to the adults served by the program. This position requires someone who can work well as a team member, think independently, has strong organizational skills, and work in a fast paced environment. The RN will be responsible for visiting clients to assist with working towards treatment plan goals (ie. healthy eating, weight loss, medication education, exercise, applying for medication assistance/benefits) as well as coordinating with other medical providers and accompanying to medical appointments. The RN works in conjunction with the psychiatrist and esures that medication orders are sent to the pharmacy and given to clients as indicated. The RN is responsible for giving IM injections and taking vitals on a monthly basis.

Job Requirements/Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have a valid RN license in the State of Delaware

  • Associate's degree in Nursing required

  • 1 year of related experience

  • Bi-lingual preferred

  • Valid Driver's License and reliable transportation

  • Must pass criminal background check and drug screen

/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, and veteran or disability status./