Outpatient Mental Health Nurse in Ames

Job Title: Outpatient Mental Health Nurse in Ames
Posted: Dec 12, 2018
Location:
Ames, IA
Type: Part-time

Job Description

Community & Family Resources (CFR) is a subtance abuse, gambling and mental health treatment facility located in 8 central Iowa counties including Calhoun, Pocahontas, Humboldt, Webster, Wright, Hamiton, Boone, Ames and Webster counties. Our staff have the opportunity to provide support at many different levels with youth as well as adults.  

CFR is currently seeking a Mental Health Nurse for our Ames Outpatient office.  This position is responsible for implementing an array of supportive services for individuals with mental health disorders. This includes assisting the psychiatry staff with medical assessments and treatments.
 
This position is a part-time position working 8 to 12 hours a week in an outpatient clinic setting. 
 
REQUIREMENTS:  
  • Must  have current license as LPN or CMA, with two years of previous experience of mental health preferred. Psychiatric Certification preferred.
 

Skills & Experience

JOB RESPONSIBILTIES:
  • Ability to administer medications, including the ability to give injections.
  • Valid Iowa driver's license and the ability to operate a motor vehicle.
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and to work effectively under a fair amount of stress.
  • Must possess basic computer skills and the ability to document client information as requested or required into the computer system.
  • Due to the variety of changing tasks, the individual will need to be flexible and assist in other duties as assigned.
  • Must possess good verbal and written communication skills
TO APPLY:  Please send resume and cover letter to ColleenM@cfrhelps.org or apply online at cfrhelps.org.  If you have any questions, please contact Colleen at (515) 576-7261, ext 1102.
 

Additional Information

Posted: Dec 12, 2018
Location:
Ames, IA
Schedule: Day Shift
Type: Part-time
Compensation: $15-$16/hr