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RN Inpatient Psychiatric Nurse Manager - New River Valley

Christiansburg, VA, US, 24073

Job Summary

You're an accomplished nurse and a talented leader. Step up and join the extraordinary nurses providing extraordinary care at Carilion Clinic, a Joint Commission-accredited network that includes seven hospitals, two of which are Magnet®-designated; multi-specialty physician practices; and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.

A regional leader based in Roanoke, Virginia, we have been honored with the Beacon Award, recognized for renowned nursing research, and nationally ranked in U.S. News & World Report. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, shared decision-making, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.

St. Albans Inpatient Psychiatric Unit at Carilion New River Valley Medical Center has a long a rich history serving mental health and substance abuse patients in our community.  We are a 36 bed locked unit staffed with 24 hour coverage.  Our patients are admitted from all over the state of Virginia due to emergent mental health and substance abuse issues.  We have social worker, nurses, recreational therapist, doctors and a pharmacist on staff. In addition to medication therapy we provide group and recreation therapy. Group therapy includes spirituality group, AA, social work group, discharge planning and pharmacy group. Recreational therapy includes art, music, acupuncture and gardening. Our current needs include night and weekend coverage.  Our unit offers 12 hours shifts and flexible scheduling.

Minimum Qualifications

Education:

Graduate of school of professional nursing. 

BSN is preferred or an ADN in conjunction with a related Masters degree

Experience: 3-5 years supervisory experience in a healthcare setting preferred.

Licensure/Certifications/Registration:

Currently licensed as Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

AHA BLS-HCP required. May be required to obtain/maintain BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP based on specific work unit. In Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, de-escalation training must be successfully completed within four months  of hire and then maintained going forward.

Licensure and/or certification in medical or management related discipline preferred.


Other Minimum Qualifications

Demonstrates excellent problem-solving, interpersonal, communication, team leadership, priority setting and work competency skills.  Promotes a respectful, inclusive culture of service excellence. In Psychiatry and Behavioral Health must possess ability to appropriately handle/restrain patients who may be disruptive and/or physically violent. 

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 


Requisition Number: 52756 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Carilion Clinic Saint Albans Hospital 
Shift: Any Day, Any Shift 
Shift Details: Primarily Days 7am - 4pm
Recruiter: WHITNEY D SHELL 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4036 
Recruiter Email: WDShell@carilionclinic.org


This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.