Youth Villages has been a national leader in the implementation of research-based treatment philosophies in the field of children's mental and behavioral health. Our commitment to helping troubled children and their families find success spans 20+ years and includes a comprehensive array of programs and services.
If you are looking for a positive career move where you are meeting the challenges of life and striving to make a positive difference, then Youth Villages is the place for you. We are looking for people with a strong sense of purpose and focus to continually build confidence in yourself and our organization.
Youth Villages’ Residential Treatment programs serve children with emotional and behavioral problems. Our residential campuses provide the setting for an intensive treatment program that combines the unique balance of structure and freedom. This enables children and their families to identify, understand and cope with their individual needs and develop the skills necessary to succeed in less restrictive settings. We have three different types of facilities—Intensive Residential Centers, Open Campuses, and Group Homes. Located in Tennessee, Georgia Massachusetts and Oregon, all of these facilities utilize the Re-Education of Emotionally Disturbed Children therapy model (Re-Ed).
Provides direct nursing care to residents. Completes assessments requiring a licensed practitioner as well as assists with the training and support of the medical team. Over sees and maintains medical charts and documentation for assigned patients monthly. Ability to facilitate and/or lead in the implementation and assessment of seclusion/restraints; ability to physically participate in therapeutic holds and/or in the restraint/seclusion process.
This is a part time position: Sat & Sun 8am-10pm.
High School Diploma or GED equivalant and a Diploma from an accredited RN school of Nursing
Current Nursing license for Tennessee, Arkansas, or Mississippi required