Admissions Nurse (RN)-Psychiatry-(SIGN ON BONUS AVAILABLE)

  • Location: Westbrook, ME
  • Posted: May 18, 2019

Job Description

Maine Behavioral Healthcare

Department: MaineHealth Maine Behavioral Healthcare/SHH Admissions

Std Hrs/Wk: Part Time

Shift: Night Shift

Full/Part Time: 24

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Position Summary


Work with a dedicated team of Doctors, Registered Nurses, Board Certified Applied Behavioral Analysts, Speech and Occupational Therapists, Educators, Social Workers and Behavioral Technicians. Unit is one of 12 of its kind in the country. Our Developmental Disorders Program is the only hospital program in Maine where children with a developmental disorder, such as autism or intellectual disability, can receive intensive treatment for aggres-sion, self-injury, and impairment in functioning and mental health challenges. With capacity for 12 children, this program produces the highest quality treatment out-comes through a combination of expert programming, specially trained caregivers and the individual potential of each patient. It is a cutting edge research center for autism and also houses the first playground in Maine created specifically for children with developmental disorders.

Spring Harbor Academy

Spring Harbor Academy is a private, special-purpose school located at the hospital for children in the Developmental Disorders Program. Each student receives developmentally appropriate educational programming that follows an individualized education plan. The educational needs for each participant are assessed on a continuing basis, and coordination is conducted to ensure the successful transition back to the childs home school.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
Bachelors degree in Nursing or a graduate of an accredited Nursing program required
1+ year of psychiatric nursing experience preferred
Knowledge of counseling theory, physical and psychological effects of mental illness and substance abuse preferred
Knowledge of bio-psychosocial assessments required
Licensed as a registered professional nurse by the Maine State Board of Nursing required

Admissions Nurse (RN)-Psychiatry-(SIGN ON BONUS AVAILABLE)

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Admissions Nurse (RN)-Psychiatry-(SIGN ON BONUS AVAILABLE)

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Employment Type

  • Part Time

Schedule Information

Schedule: Night Shift


7 Bramhall Street
Portland, ME 04102

Phone: (207) 662-2680



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