Nuvance Health is a family of award-winning nonprofit hospitals
and healthcare professionals in the Hudson Valley and western
Connecticut. Nuvance Health combines highly skilled physicians,
state-of-the-art facilities and technology, and compassionate
caregivers dedicated to providing quality care across a variety of
clinical areas, including Cardiovascular, Neurosciences, Oncology,
Orthopedics, and Primary Care.
Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and
outpatient locations - Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital,
Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern
Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers
Medical Center in New York - plus multiple primary and specialty
care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a
leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices.
Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the
Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and
the Home Care organizations. For more information about Nuvance
Health, visit www.nuvancehealth.org.
Develops and maintains an environment which supports service
Provides a safe environment for patients, visitors and/or
employees by being aware of the safety and health policies of the
hospital and adhering to and enhancing these policies via the
identification reporting/correcting of unsafe conditions.
Complies with established department/hospital policies, rules
Performs as an integral member of a multidisciplinary treatment
team under the supervision of a Charge Nurse.
Carries out assigned tasks and duties required to assist in the
organization and management of a safe and therapeutic milieu and
performs nursing skills encompassing patient care and relative
tasks under the direction of a Registered Professional Nurse or a
Licensed Practical Nurse.
Demonstrates the competencies needed to care for the psychiatric
Education: High school graduate. Actively enrolled in a college
program for psychiatric or health-related field preferred.
Work Experience: One (1) year prior experience in a psychiatric
setting preferred. Preferred past experience as a nurse's aide.
Physical & Other Factors: On feet most of the day. Requires
vigilance in monitoring patients' physical and psychiatric
condition. Must be able to maintain a supportive role and/or assist
with de-escalation and/or crisis intervention. Frequent lifting,
stretching and other physical exertion during positioning of
patients and moving equipment.
Location: Carmel-PHC 670 Stoneleight Avenue
Work Type: Part-Time
Standard Hours: 20.00
Work Schedule: Day/Eve 8
Work Shift: Days/Evenings Flexible
Org Unit: 935
Department: Psych Unit
EOE, including disability/vets.
We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known
physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a
disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship
on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such
assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview,
please contact Human Resources at 203-739-7330 (for reasonable
accommodation requests only). Please provide all information
requested to assure that you are considered for current or future
Original Date Posted 3/18/21