Registered nurses for the CTC work with the crisis team to maintain a therapeutic environment and ensure safety for clients at all times. This person conducts assessments, administers medications, and provides nursing and behavioral health support for individuals staying in the 24-hour Crisis Treatment Center.

Knowledge, Skills, and Essential Functions

  • Excellent written communication  and computer skills for inputting clinical documentation
  • Excellent verbal communication with clients, staff, and community providers
  • Time management and organizational skills
  • Stooping, bending, sitting, standing, and keyboarding for prolonged periods, and lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to be CPR and SAMA certified
  • Valid driver's license, liability insurance, and reliable transportation required

Education and Experience

  • Current and unencumbered licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Texas
  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program
  • 1 year of psychiatric nursing experience preferred

Hours: 7:30AM-7:30PM (M/T/F/S) then (Sun/W/Th)

Salary: $26.00 Hourly/$54,080 Annual

Salary includes scheduled over time per pay period
$3.00 shift differential for weekends

Location: 301 Londonderry Waco, TX

Key words: Registered nurse, psychiatric nurse

Department: Crisis Treatment Center
This is a full time position

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