We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the positions of:
LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE
to work on our Bronx Mobile Team
Job Type: Part Time *15hours/week
Location: Bronx Mobile Team
Salary: $24 - $26/Hour
Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) is an evidence-based, mobile practice model designed to provide treatment, rehabilitation and support services to individuals living with a serious mental health condition and whose needs have not been effectively met by traditional mental health services.
Community Access’ new Bronx Shelter ACT Team will serve individuals with mental health conditions who are homeless and temporarily housed within a Bronx mental health shelter. Team members will work collaboratively with shelter staff in the Bronx and use assertive engagement strategies to proactively engage individuals in services. ACT team members share responsibility for the people they serve, helping individuals attain housing and other personal goals that may be of a health, social, work or education nature.
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) providing a range of treatment, rehabilitation and recovery support services. In collaboration and under the ACT Registered Nurse (RN) guidance, the LPN assists with health assessments, medication management, monitoring of medical conditions and liaising with medical providers. The LPN is an integral part of the team, working to promote the recovery, wellness, and optimal health of ACT participants.