Why TaraVista Behavioral Health Center?
At TaraVista, we havent forgotten the reason behind why we went
into healthcare. Like you, we have a calling to help people - to
make a real and meaningful difference in their lives. Also like
you, were frustrated that business and process seem to come at the
expense of our patients, and compromise our ability to work
effectively as teams.
We believe that behavioral healthcare doesnt have to be an
either/or choice between proper business and proper treatment - we
believe we can truly do well by doing good.
Join our TV team where values like collaboration, compassion,
engagement, and respect are the very real foundations of our
culture not just ideals in a job post. Reconnect with the reasons
you chose to work in healthcare and shift from simply having a
career, to really living your calling.
We anticipate hiring for our next phase starting in late
February or early March.
Location: Devens, MA
Schedule: Evenings, 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm, including every other
Shift: Full and Part-time positions available
The Licensed Practical Nurse is an active participant in the
health care team who provides direct care and support to patients,
families, and legal guardians in accordance with the philosophy,
objectives, values, mission and core principles of TaraVista
Behavioral Health Center. The Licensed Practical Nurse is
responsible for maintaining a safe therapeutic milieu grounded in
TaraVistas core principles. The Licensed Practical Nurse works
under the direction of the Registered Nurse and works
collaboratively as a member of the multi-disciplinary treatment
Currently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) by the
State of Massachusetts required. Previous psychiatric/substance
inpatient experience preferred. CPR certification required.
Restraint reduction de-escalation/ crisis intervention experience
Knowledge of Behavior Health and Substance Abuse treatment
Ability to develop a therapeutic relationship while maintaining
Effective oral and written communication
Sufficient typing and computer skills to facilitate use of
Electronic Medical Record
Crisis management and time management skills
Flexibility, creativity and ability to manage stressful
situations in a calm, organized and professional manner
TaraVista Behavioral Health Center, a new innovative 116 bed
inpatient hospital, was conceived from this simple question: What
if we could create an inpatient Behavioral Health Center from
TaraVistas mission is to provide compassionate, effective,
sustainable care for those suffering from psychiatric distress and
co-occurring substance abuse. To accomplish this, we have to
reimagine how care is delivered - and we are actively seeking team
members to help us realize this vision.
The TaraVista approach empowers you to shift from simply having
a job in your chosen career field, to making a meaningful
difference in the lives of others.
We seek innovative, energetic people who work well in teams and
who are driven to help patients and families in a time of need. We
offer comprehensive benefits including a gainsharing plan and a
variety of work schedules.
Our team members:
- Champion the patients
- Work as part of a collaborative, empowered team in a
- Have a voice that is welcomed, encouraged, and respected
- Do what needs to be done to support each other