Goochland Powhatan Community Services is seeking a Full time RN. Option to work 32 hours a week and get full benefits.

This position would provide care to children and adults who are living with mental illness/emotional disturbance and substance use disorders. This team takes medical histories and vitals, ensures medications are sent to pharmacies, maintains inventory of medications/medical supplies, gives injections, draws labs, observes for tardive dyskinesia and other side effects from psychotropic medications, and schedules medical appointments. We have a prescriber who works in the clinic and provides telehealth. This position would require the individual to see clients living with serious mental illness/serious emotional disturbance in the community and in the clinic.
The position requires experience in performing medical procedures such as administering injections, drawing blood, and interpreting urine drug screens. This position would be responsible for education, consultation, and collaboration with clients, their families and outside providers related to all aspects of disease management.

Our agency believes in collaborative, Recovery based service delivery, so the ability to work as a team and communicate effectively across programs is crucial. This position is expected to represent this program and the agency as needed in the community and participate on committees and initiatives that forward agency and system goals. Qualified applicants must have a high comfort level with technology. GPCS uses Credible, a web-based electronic health record. This nurse can expect to review data in Credible and utilize Microsoft Office products daily. Please be sure your application details thoroughly your skill set and experience that will make you successful in the responsibilities detailed in the job description.

Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications, starting at $62,000/year. GPCS offers an excellent benefits package, including an option for free insurance for the employee and participation in the Virginia Retirement System.

Position open until filled. Completed GPCS application is required for consideration. EOE

****Now offering a $5,000 signing bonus for new candidates!

The signing bonus will be structured in two gross, equal lump sum payments. The first $2,500 bonus payment will be issued on the last pay date of the month following the employee’s orientation. The second $2,500 bonus payment will be issued on the last pay date of the month following the employee’s six-month anniversary from the date of hire. Signing Bonus payments are subject to Federal, State, and Local taxes where applicable. GPCS reserves the right to withhold Signing Bonus payments due to potential job performance and/or dependability concerns****