Registered Nurse (RN) - Developmental Disorders, 1 East, Spring Harbor Hosptial

  • MaineHealth
  • Westbrook, ME, USA
  • May 19, 2021
Part time Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Description


Work with a dedicated team of Doctor’s, Registered Nurses, Board Certified Applied Behavioral Analysts, Speech and Occupational Therapists, Educators, Social Workers and Behavioral Technicians. Unit is one of 12 of its kind in the country. Our Developmental Disorders Program is the only hospital program in Maine where children with a developmental disorder, such as autism or intellectual disability, can receive intensive treatment for aggres­sion, self-injury, and impairment in functioning and mental health challenges. With capacity for 12 children, this program produces the highest quality treatment out­comes through a combination of expert programming, specially trained caregivers and the individual potential of each patient. It is a cutting edge research center for autism and also houses the first playground in Maine created specifically for children with developmental disorders. A $2/hour unit differential on top of the base pay and hospital differentials!

  • Position Summary
    • The Registered Nurse provides patient care utilizing the nursing process in inpatient and outpatient facilities.      
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or a graduate of an accredited Nursing program required.
    • License/Certifications: Licensed as a registered professional nurse by the Maine State Board of Nursing required.
    • Experience: 1+ year of psychiatric nursing experience preferred.
    • Knowledge of counseling theory, physical and psychological effects of mental illness and substance abuse preferred
    • Knowledge of bio-psychosocial assessments required

We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of eight local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 19,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care – and the science behind that care – is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.

  • Westbrook, ME
  •  Maine Behavioral Healthcare
  •  Part Time - Day/Evening
  •  Nursing
  • Req #: 134644