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RN Nurse Trainer (Short Term Stabilization Home)

Company: Envision Unlimited
Location: Chicago
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Description:Envision Unlimited is a large non-profit agency committed to providing services for adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities and/or mental illness. We emphasize quality services that promote choice, independence, and community integration. Through the collaborative efforts of an interdisciplinary team, our members receive person-centered services aimed at improving the functionality and practical application of social, financial, and emotional skills. In addition, we work to build partnerships with our community to enrich the lives of our members by creating lasting opportunities that will strengthen relationships for a lifetime. Our programs include, but are not limited to, ABA Therapy for Children, Community Day Program, Community Living, Mental Health, Employment and Career Services, and Foster Care. Purpose: The RN Nurse Trainer will evaluate and provide the medical, health, and safety needs of the clients in the host family residencies. Will provide training and authorization for non-licensed staff.Essential Responsibilities, include but are not limited to: Documenting client specific medical needs and interventions to provide client progress notes.Monitoring all aspects and review of client medication regimes; medication records, orders, bubble packs and MAR's.Conducting caregiver and staff medication training as well as skills observation on an ongoing basis.Responding to all telephone calls, emails and messages 24/7 and give appropriate nursing/medical directions as needed. OTHER EXPECTATIONSEmployees shall respect the diversity of all individuals (e.g., clients, co-workers, stakeholders) and refrain from any form of discrimination and/or harassment based on religious, marital, ethnic, racial, gender, sexual orientation, or other differences.Employees share the responsibility of creating and maintaining a welcoming and supportive work environment.Requirements:The requirements listed below represent the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. Must have current license from the State of Illinois as a Registered Nurse.CPR CertificationValid driver license and access to reliable vehicle.Two years of clinical nursing experience preferably with 1 year working with the developmental disabilities population.Be able to obtain DHS Nurse Trainer Certificate within three months of employment. Envision Unlimited offers competitive salaries and a generous benefit package to our professionals:Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medical Coverage: HMO, PPODental and Vision Insurance Options Company paid Life Insurance12 Paid HolidaysPaid vacation, sick time and personal days403B planIn house training and CEU'sEmployee Assistance NetworkSupport for pursuing clinical licensure (financial and time off)Opportunity for career growth & development Envision Unlimited provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. PI201086469

Keywords: Envision Unlimited, Chicago , RN Nurse Trainer (Short Term Stabilization Home), Human Resources , Chicago, Illinois

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