Phoenix House Registered Nurse- Part Time in Austin, Texas

At Phoenix House, change is something we embrace every day as part of our values to deliver exceptional care. Phoenix House provides individualized, holistic drug and alcohol addiction treatment, with a legacy spanning nearly 50 years. We are passionate about healing individuals, families and communities challenged by substance use disorders and related mental health conditions. Phoenix House supports the mission through a holistic approach that focuses on the distinct mental, physical, and social needs of every person; innovation of best-in-class and evidence-based prevention, treatment, and recovery programs; and, the promotion of greater understanding of addiction. Our devoted staff are committed to treating the whole person—and come from all fields.

We operate personalized, strength-based, gender-responsive programs while living the values and being accountable for our commitments. Being introspective and becoming part of the solution is integral to every interaction and person we touch. As ‘One Phoenix House’ we believe in having fun along the way – embracing ‘progress not perfection’ as our journey continues.

Austin Academy is a residential services facility that provides a broad spectrum of services to adolescents including residential and outpatient treatment, education. We are currently seeking a Registered Nurse to provide prescribed treatment and nursing care to patients. The Registered Nurse will implement doctor’s orders, monitor specified medication/refills, monitor and record vital signs as needed, and maintain medical/nursing records.

It is PT with benefits. The hours will include nights and evenings. 30 hour a week schedule.

REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION/CREDENTIALS:

•Valid Texas Registered Nurse License required

•Nursing Degree from an accredited institution or equivalent combination of knowledge and experience.

EXPERIENCE:

•Knowledge obtained through attainment of applicable state Registered Nurse’s license.

•Skilled in implementing nursing protocol.

•Experience in patient assessment

•Ability to carry out instruction and accurately document medical information

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

• Ensure patient confidentiality in accordance with all federal, state, and local laws and regulations

TO APPLY:

Please send your resume to texasjobs@phoenixhouse.org with “Registered Nurse- Austin” in the subject line.