Director of Nursing | Chief Nursing Officer

Seasoned Recruitment - Raleigh, NC

Attention - Director of Nursing Candidates

We are seeking an experienced Director of Nursing for our Psychiatric Residential Treatment serving youth and their families who are in crisis. Reporting to the facility’s CEO and serves as a member of the leadership team, the Director of Nursing provides leadership and day-to-day management of the nursing process. Join our TEAM and put your compassion, clinical expertise, and personal commitment to excellence to work making a DIFFERENCE!

We are seeking an experienced nursing manager, with hands-on psychiatric experience involving the child and adolescent population and a passion for quality clinical care. Come join our TEAM, and play a pivotal role by:

  • Shape policies and practices to meet or exceed all licensing and accreditation requirements;
  • Facilitate nursing education and supervision in support of clinical/nursing competencies;
  • Interviews, selects, and assists the onboarding of key nursing positions;
  • Schedules all nursing staff for a 24-hour facility with the knowledge of how to create the appropriate mix to best meet patient care demands.
  • Establishes high standards of nursing care within a continuous performance improvement approach
  • Works effectively through others to exceed care expectations
  • Implements processes and systems to ensure ongoing readiness for licensing and accrediting agencies
  • Exceptional professional role model with the ability to attract, develop, and retain a solid nursing workforce
  • Skilled communicator both verbally and in writing (preference will be given to electronic medical record experience)


Ideal candidate will possess a masters’ degree in a related healthcare field of study, a valid registered nursing license in North Carolina, three to five years of progressive nurse management experience within behavioral health, and a track record of achievements appropriate to this opportunity. Will consider candidates with a Bachelors' Degree if a plan of action to obtain a Masters' is in place





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