ACT Registered Nurse                 

ACT Registered Nurse                 

(Assertive Community Treatment)

Responsibilities

The Psychiatric-Mental Health Registered Nurse is a member of the Medical Services team which specializes with the ACT team.  ACT team works with consumers intensively in their homes and in the community. ACT model follows a “hospital without walls” type of treatment. He/she uses the nursing process, which involves assessment, diagnosis, outcome identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation, as the foundation for clinical decision making for all clients.  The Psychiatric-Mental Health Registered Nurse works with a multi-disciplinary team to provide and coordinate optimal services for the Center’s ACT team consumers. They Psychiatric-Mental Health Registered Nurse will work in conjunction with other ACT staff and medication staff in the community and in consumer’s homes. The ideal candidate will have a strong medical and mental health background.

Job Requirements

This position requires a Registered Nurse with a current Kansas Nursing License. A RN with a baccalaureate degree in nursing is preferred. Experience in working with persons with mental illness preferred. Strong verbal and written skills required. Knowledge of community resources, strong documentation skills required. Valid Kansas driver’s license, access to reliable transportation and proof of auto insurance. This position requires basic computer skills, the ability to sit for long periods of time to complete data entry, and the ability to lift at least twenty five pounds. Must be able to pass pre-employment background checks and SRS Adult/child Abuse Registries.

Salary Range

$50,675 – $58,731 – $66,104

Hours

Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (Some flexibility required)

How to Apply

Please submit resume or completed application to:

Human Resources

5401 SW 7th St.

Topeka, KS 66606

OR

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Phone: (785) 273-2252

Fax: (785) 273-7489
Email: apply@valeotopeka.org

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