invites applications for a one-year grant funded position for a
Practice Registered Nurse (APN) who is ANCC certified in psychiatric
mental health nursing, beginning July 1, 2014. Reporting to the
Director of Counseling Services this position is responsible for
providing psychotherapy and diagnostic and pharmacologic treatment
services to student patients. Job duties include, but are not limited
- Conducting on-going
risk assessments (i.e. suicide, homicide, abuse, violence), as well as
performing age-appropriate, full psychiatric evaluations.
- Planning and documenting pharmacologic strategies based on individualized needs and providing follow-up services as needed.
- Providing clinical documentation on patients and producing reports and assessment information, as requested by the Director.
- Providing consultation to clinical staff and interns regarding patient care issues.
- Conducting educational trainings for college staff, resident assistants, and students.
- Reviewing cases with collaborating physician as needed, as well as communicating with Director about cases.
degree with preparation in psychiatric mental health nursing and a
current New Jersey APN-C license that includes diagnostic and
is required. At least three (3) years experience with patient diagnosis
and psychotropic medication prescription and management working with
older adolescents/young adults in a treatment setting is required,
preferably a college counseling center or health
center. Appropriate training and experience in counseling and
psychotherapy is expected. Appropriate individual insurance is also
expected. Collaborative association with board certified psychiatrist
for medication/diagnostic supervision is also required.
Candidates must be willing to support the Dominican Catholic, liberal
arts mission of the University.
University is a private, Catholic, coed four-year university with a
strong liberal arts core curriculum that enhances critical thinking and
Its 25 undergraduate programs, 27 graduate programs and one Ph.D.
program, including online and distance learning options, prepare
students for today's global marketplace. Students enjoy 12 NCAA Division
II athletic teams and numerous clubs, fraternities, sororities
and activities on a beautiful 70-acre campus located in the suburbs of
Caldwell, N.J. The college was founded by the Sisters of Saint Dominic
of Caldwell. The college's core values of respect, integrity, community
and excellence influence academic and campus
life. For more information about Caldwell University, visit caldwell.edu.
must submit a resume, cover letter specifying position, and a list of
three professional references including complete contact information.
be asked to provide an official transcript from the institution awarding
the highest degree. Review of applications will begin immediately and
continue until position is filled.
Office of Human Resources-
120 Bloomfield Avenue
Caldwell, NJ 07006
Caldwell University is EOE