Registered Nurse II [0450]

$53,258 yearly
  • Texas Panhandle Centers
  • Mar 30, 2021
Full time Health Care Nurse

Job Description

Position: Registered Nurse II [0450] E

Program: Amarillo, Texas – Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD)

Salary: $53,257.84 Annually

Shift Available: Full Time

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The Registered Nurse II (RN II) provides routine nursing services providing for the optimum health of individuals
  • The RN II provides training in health-related skills, completes assessments, and provides assistance in the activities of daily living
  • The RN II documents services provided in the individual’s record; rotates with other nurses for after hours and weekend “on call” nursing coverage; and ensures nursing services are delivered in compliance with the principles and standards of Home and Community-based Services, Texas Home Living, General Revenue Services, Texas Board of Nurse Examiners rules and regulations, local, state, and federal statues/laws applicable to service delivery
  • The RN II works under the moderate supervisor of the Director of IDD Nursing or his designee, with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgement

Required qualifications to be successful in the job:

  • A Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree in nursing from an accredited program,
  • One (1) year of work experience as an RN in a recognized health agency, hospital, or health care facility
  • Licensed through the Texas State Board of Nursing Examiner (TXBNE) as a Registered Nurse (RN)
  • License must be current and in good standing
  • Must be able to demonstrate compliance with a TXBNE’s rules and regulations to maintain required license
  • Must have a valid Texas driver’s license and be insurable under agency vehicle policy
  • Must be 18 years or age or older

Preferred qualifications to be successful in the job:

  • Ability to self-initiate work responsibilities
  • Ability to recognize and give a necessary response to situations determined by staffing patters, work schedule, behavior of a client or symptoms of illness
  • Ability to work in a variety of environments and with flexible time schedules
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Some experience working with special needs individuals and/or individuals with developmental disabilities

At TPC, passion and meaningful work is rewarded! We offer employees:

  • Robust benefit offerings – Medical, Urgent Care visits for a low $10 co-pay, Dental, and Vision
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance (1.5 times employee’s salary)
  • Employer Match up to 6% in the 403 (b) or 457 Retirement Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off – PTO accrual, Holidays and annual Floating Holiday
  • Additional Supplemental Coverage available i.e. Disability, Accidental, Cancer, Critical Care, and Section 125 Flexible Spending Account Plan
  • 501(c)(3) designation – You can apply for the Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness