Tanager Place

Helping Children & Families Since 1879

Part-Time Opportunities

How to Apply:

  • Online
  • By Mail
    • Complete the Application Form Employment Application and print the application document.
    • If you choose to print the application, mail or fax to:
      Tanager Place
      Human Resource
      2309 C Street SW
      Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
      Fax: 319-365-6411
    • Application are REQUIRED for all job positions.  Resumes may accompany applications if desired.

Available Opportunities

 

Registered Nurse

Status: Part Time
Hours: This is not a direct care position. The hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, every other weekend and as needed. Opportunities to pick up additional shifts will also be available.
Requirements: The applicant must be focused, detail oriented, and able to communicate and correspond efficiently and effectively internally and externally requiring strong assessment and observation skills. Current Iowa Nursing License required. Must be able to pass required background checks.
Responsibilities: Tanager Place has a unique part-time weekend position available to provide leadership in ensuring quality nursing care in a non-traditional setting. This position works with children and adolescents between the ages of 5-17 in a psychiatric residential facility. Tanager Place has a long history of successfully treating children with mental health issues. You will find that when it comes to addressing child behavior problems Tanager Place staff are some of the best trained and most qualified in the state. Tanager Place’s programs are fully accredited and offer tailored, individualized approaches focusing on specific mental health issues and/or chronic illnesses. The nursing department is responsible for providing quality nursing care to the clients/consumers in cooperation with other members of the health care team.
Location: 2309 C Street SW, Cedar Rapids, IA
Comments: A Tanager Place application is required to be considered for employment. The application can be found online at www.tanagerplace.org or at our agency’s office at Tanager Place, 2309 C Street SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404. EOE


Youth Service Worker

Status: Part Time
Hours: Must be flexible with scheduling including weekends and holidays. Second and third shifts available.
Requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age. Requires: 1. Three years work experience post high school diploma or equivalent, related field preferred, or 2. AA degree or two years or more of undergraduate work from an accredited cllege or university, or 3. a combination of consecutive work experience and/or undergraduate work from an accredited college or university, related field preferred. Must be able to certify and maintain required trainings of position. Valid drivers license with good driving record. Ability to pass required background checks. Requires the ability to care for and work with emotionally disturbed and delinquent adolescents/children. Ability to work independently and with various team members, must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and serve as a positive role model.
Responsibilities: Will work as a member of the multidisciplinary treatment team with children/adolescents in an inpatient psychiatric setting. This position will provide situational/crisis intervention, direct care, client supervision, various housekeeping functions as required and as per policy. Other responsibilities will include various paperwork and documentation and assisting clients with daily routines and age appropriate living skills. Third shift staff will also complete required bed checks, assist clients with morning routines, and the ability to remain awake and alert.
Location: 2309 C Street SW, Cedar Rapids, IA
Comments: A Tanager Place application is required to be considered for employment. The application can be found online at www.tanagerplace.org or at our agency’s office. Resumes and any other support materials may be submitted to resume@tanagerplace.org, via mail or in person at Tanager Place, 2309 C Street SW Cedar Rapids, IA 52404. EOE