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Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Nurse
JobFinders • Columbia, MO
Posted 2 months ago
Base Pay: 60000 - 80000 USD paid yearly.
We are dedicated to supporting some of the best people on the planet as they strive for increasing independence, personal growth and opportunities in their communities. We believe that every person is unique and deserves every opportunity that we can help them achieve. If you have a tendency to care very much, we want to talk to you!
• We are looking for talented individuals who share our dedication to the people we serve and support. We are dedicated to supporting people as they strive for increasing independence, personal growth and opportunities in their communities.
If you are a positive and personable RN looking for a unique and fun opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and watch them thrive, join our team! We are seeking a friendly and passionate person to provide basic routine preventative medical care to the people we serve.
As a member of our team, you will administer and monitor medications, conduct nursing assessments and participate in each individual s person-centered plan to help them reach their fullest potential. You will provide for the ultimate safety and well-being of people supported. You will also perform quality assurance checks and observations to ensure that our direct care providers are correctly monitoring the health and safety of the people we serve.
You will be responsible for the treatment and personal care and services to persons with disabilities, by performing the following duties:
o Assist professional staff by delivering quality nursing services to persons supported.
o Administers specified medications. Removes expired medications from circulation and access.
o Takes historical information and records persons' supported vital signs.
o Observes person's supported mannerisms and reports adverse reactions to medication or treatment as needed.
o Advocates for individuals with IDD
o Participates as an integral part of the interdisciplinary team for the people we support
You may expect a competitive market pay rate and benefits package, and we encourage you to maintain a successful work-life balance. We are committed to maintaining a strong, dedicated workforce through innovative recruitment, comprehensive screening and competitive benefits and compensation programs. Our leadership development and training are specifically designed to develop, retain and reward qualified and professional employees
If you are ready to make a difference in the lives of people we serve and support, we encourage you to apply to join our team today.
Our ideal candidate will have excellent listening and communication skills, will be able to pick up on nonverbal communication and is ready to provide quality services, with a substantial history of the same.
Additional requirements include:
o Graduate from an accredited nursing program
o Valid state certification
o Valid driver s license and auto insurance
o Ability to lift between 20 and 50 pounds and provide CPR after certification
o Ability to pass a background check and drug screen
o Flexible scheduling options are available.
o Ability to remain calm in crisis situations