Job Number: 19-086-6881
Education: High School Diploma or GED equivalent required. Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree with a major specialization in Nursing is preferred.
Description: This position reports to the Practice Administrator of Housing and Homeless Services and provides clinical nursing support to teams across Supported Housing and the ACT teams in Adult Behavioral Health Services. The purpose of this position is to provide clinical expertise and support for the Integral Care clinic/resource center at the Community First! Village nursing oversight for staff within the Supported Housing Department, PATH/Safe Haven, and ACT teams. This position will provide clinical supervision to nursing staff, will identify, develop and implement nursing processes in compliance with contractual guidelines, the Nursing Practice Act and nursing best practices, train nursing staff about nursing processes, develop quality assurance tools specific to nursing processes, co-develop evaluation tools specific to nursing processes together with the Division Evaluator, further develop health education tools for staff use and represent professional issues specific to nursing practice in management meetings. This position will also serve a critical collaborative function with community partners for primary and specialty care services, the ongoing development of integrated care, and programming to further healthcare for the homeless. Will also serve as a point of review and monitoring of clinical nursing incidents under supervision of the Director of Nursing and in coordination with the medical leadership team. At this level, work is performed with extensive latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. The nurse supervisor is a member of the Housing and Homeless Services management team and will help develop unit nursing policies and procedures for programs and clinics within supported housing. Will represent this division on various committees in the agency.
A minimum of one-year medical surgical nursing and three- five years' experience providing care to patients with mental illness and substance use disorders and or individuals with IDD is required. Knowledge of best practices for serving individuals experiencing homelessness preferred. One-year management and/or quality experience preferred. Flexible schedule may be required to meet the demands of the program.
License(s): Required to be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas. Current and valid Texas driver's license and a clean driving record required.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm.
Salary: $83,298 annually.
Integral Care strives to maintain a diverse workforce. We encourage all to apply, including those who have knowledge and/or experience working with under-served populations, including Asian and Pacific Islander, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, and LGBTQA communities.
For specific positions, additional compensation may be available to those who are bilingual in both English and one of the following languages: Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, or Burmese. (PM16)