Riverside Community Care Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Dedham, Massachusetts

Job Description

Riverside Community Care is seeking a full time (40 hours/week) LPN to join our community-based PACT program in Dedham!

PACT is an evidence based model of providing comprehensive recovery oriented mental health services to people living with the experience of serious mental illness who may also have substance use problems and/or involvement with the criminal justice system. PACT services are highly individualized and are delivered by a mobile, community based, multi-disciplinary team of highly dedicated staff who work with people to meet their unique rehabilitation needs, improve functioning and enhance their roles within the community.

Major responsibilities include assisting the nurse manager with filling physician orders, administering medications, and monitoring vital signs. The LPN would provide guidance, education, supervision and direct supports to allow consumers to maintain their physical and emotional health, live safely in the community and develop the skills necessary to return to independent living.

Candidate will need to be available to work one weekend day per week.

Riverside is a large, award winning nonprofit community behavioral health provider, with over 100 individual programs in 70 Massachusetts locations with a great environment and benefits package.

Salary: $53,000.00 - $55,000.00/year

Our Ideal Candidate:

Someone committed to helping others. Here at Riverside Community Care we take pride in our employees for being compassionate, respectful and innovative. If you are ready to be part of a team that puts people first then you are strongly encouraged to apply!

Required Skills

  • Excellent communication, organizational, and time-management skills required
  • Basic computer fluency (Microsoft Office) required
  • Driver's license required
  • Must be able to lift ten pounds Required Experience

  • LPN required

  • Minimum of one year experience in the mental health field required

Tracking Code: 1523-709

Job Location: Dedham, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type: Full-Time/Regular