Nurse (RN or LPN)


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Berkshire Meadows
249 North Plain Rd


Company Description:
Berkshire Meadows provides a home, school and day rehabilitation for children and adults with complex medical and developmental differences. Our mission to help those who can't help themselves to live happy, engaged lives. We value our employees with respect, flexibility, great pay and benefits and a cohesive team atmosphere.

What is JRI?
Berkshire Meadows is a division of Justice Resource Institute, a nationally recognized non-profit. Our staff work with children, adolescents, and adults, facilitating therapeutic and fun recreational activities, maintaining safety and security and working as part of an interdisciplinary team including clinicians, nurses, teachers and paraprofessionals. This is a job where you can make a real difference in the lives of the people we serve.

Why should I work at Berkshire Meadows?
Working at Berkshire Meadows adds to life's precious moments. Helping those who can't help themselves, reminds us of all the positive in our lives. Spending time with people who need help makes us feel useful and valued, every day. When you work at Berkshire Meadows, you care for those who can't care for themselves. And you work with others who support you and want you to be successful and learn and grow.

Additional Business Name: Justice Resource Institute (JRI)

Nurse (RN or LPN)
To Commensurate With Experience
Housatonic, MA
Full Time
Human Services
CPR - Preference: Nice to have
RN (or LPN) - Preference: Required

The ideal licensed Registered Nurse or LPN will be caring, compassionate, consistent and reliable  with a desire to make a difference in the life of individuals with limited communication, physical and cognitive skills.  Must be a team player capable of effectively working across departments, providing a positive and supportive environment.  Engages and promotes joyful interactions with all students, clients and staff at Berkshire Meadows. Candidates should be organized, detail-oriented, follow policies about medical and clinical care, and have the ability to work independently.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Administration and documentation of medications
  • Follow all procedures related to authorization, monitoring, physician's orders, observation, and documentation
  • Working as a team to support best treatment plans

Shifts Available:  Full-time or Part-time 
- Day: 6 AM to 2 PM
- Evening: 2 PM to 10 PM
- Overnight: 10 PM to 6 AM

PLUS $2,000 Sign-On Bonus ($1,000 paid after 4 weeks of employment and another $1,000 paid after 6 months on the job.)

JRI offers a benefits package that is unmatched by other human service providers in New England.  The Boston Globe recognizes JRI as one of the Top 100 Places to Work for the last 7 years.  Our benefits package which includes medical, dental, pension, and tuition benefits is one of the things that sets us apart.


  • Massachusetts RN or LPN license
  • Current certification in CPR  (Training provided if needed)
  • Must be able to work alone unsupervised
  • Meet programs background and driving record check requirements
  • Maintains valid driver’s license.
  • All new employees are required to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (including booster).
  • Holiday and weekend hours required

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