$1000 Sign-on Bonus Available!
Are you a Registered
Nurse (RN) looking for a low stress work environment?
schedule for this position
is full time - three 12-hour shifts per
This position is eligible for 5% Nurse in Charge pay when assigned
and approved and 11% shift differential!
Available shifts are:
- 6:00pm-6:30am Thursday, Friday, and Saturday
- 6:00am-6:30pm shift with alternating Sundays
Registered Nurses in our Crisis Stabilization Unit provide
psychiatric nursing and medical detoxification to individuals in a short-term
residential and therapeutic environment.
Our nurses join a multi-disciplinary
team of professionals who have the ability to make an immediate and lasting
impact in our community. Our nurses are part of a small, handpicked team
of valued staff who enjoy challenges, fast pace, autonomy and supportive
dental, mental health and withdrawal assessments, admissions and discharges, guiding and serving as a resource to on-site
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) and/or Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA),
Residential Assistants as well as serving as "in charge" person in
absence of Coordinator/Manager, when assigned.
and interpreting vital signs and weight, monitoring lab results, administering
oral (PO), subcutaneous (SubQ), and/or intramuscular (IM) medications,
educating clients regarding psychotropic, detoxification or medical medication
side-effects, and health and wellness topics.
group meetings with clients to discuss life skills, particularly relating to
individual health and safety.
or responding to phone contacts with clients, medical providers, pharmacists,
case managers and other providers, as appropriate, regarding medication needs,
lab reports, side effects, etc.
all pertinent nursing assessments or notes in the electronic health record, and
accurately documenting medication orders and administration in the Medical
Administration Record (MAR).
- Licensure/Certifications: Must have an active, unrestricted license as an
RN in the State of Virginia.
- Experience: One year of nursing experience in the healthcare field preferred
with preference to those with experience in psychiatric or substance use
setting - charge nurse experience helpful. Electronic health record experience
- Background Check: Candidates
who are offered a position are required to undergo a background check and drug
Why work at BRBH?
Bonus: New Hires & Rehires are eligible for a $1000 sign on
bonus - $250 is paid at start, $250 paid at three months of employment,
$250 paid at six months of employment, and $250 paid at nine months of
employment. Current employees are not eligible for the Sign On Bonus
Schedule! Our RNs work three 12 hour
shifts (36 hours) and receive full time pay and benefits!
Differential for evening/weekend shifts!
- Working with clients: In
this job each day you make an immediate and lasting impact in our
- Great co-workers: We
provide an environment that thrives on positive interactions with both
clients and coworkers.
- Work/Life Balance: We
have a great Paid Time Off policy, which starts accruing on your first
- We offer great benefits, including VRS (Virginia Retirement System)! Click here for more
Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare (BRBH) is one of forty Community Services Boards established
under the Code of Virginia to provide comprehensive services for individuals
who have mental health disorders, developmental disability, or substance use
disorders. BRBH provides multiple programs and services throughout the
Roanoke Valley with over 400 employees working to provide quality care to our
clients. We are proud to have served our community for over 50 years. BRBH maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal
opportunity employer. This position is located in Roanoke, VA.
BRBH follows CMS (Centers for Medicaid &
Medicare Services) guidelines, which require, if hired, proof of COVID-19
vaccination, or an approved medical or religious exemption.