Riverside Community Care Lead Nurse – BSN, RN in Dedham, Massachusetts

Job Description

Division: Community Living Services

Location: Dedham, MA

Riverside Community Care is seeking an RN with at least a Bachelor’s degree to to join our community-based PACT program in the Norwood/Needham area.

PACT is an evidence based model of providing comprehensive recovery oriented mental health services to people living with the experience of serious mental illness who may also have substance use problems and/or involvement with the criminal justice system. PACT services are highly individualized and are delivered by a mobile, community based, multi-disciplinary team of highly dedicated staff who work with people to meet their unique rehabilitation needs, improve functioning and enhance their roles within the community.

Preferred candidates will have clinical and community based experience working with individuals with mental illness. The Lead Nurse will coordinate with the Team Leader and Psychiatrist in leading program services.

This is a 40 hour position, either Tuesday-Saturday or Sunday-Thursday.

Riverside is a large, award winning nonprofit community behavioral health provider, with over 100 individual programs in 70 Massachusetts locations with a great environment and benefit's package.

Riverside offers regular free CEU eligible training, and regular supervision.

Required Skills

  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic computer fluency (including Microsoft Office) required
  • Bilingual skills a plus
  • Must be able to provide 24-hour on-call coverage on rotation, and to respond to emergency calls as necessary
  • Valid driver’s license and available, dependable transportation required for local travel Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing and current, valid license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Massachusetts

  • Minimum of two years of nursing experience, within community health and case management
  • Preferred knowledge of the needs of individuals with mental illness and substance abuse
  • Supervisory experience preferred

Tracking Code: 1353-709

Job Location: Dedham, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type: Full-Time/Regular