Need help? 24-Hour Crisis Line: 855-5CRISIS (855-527-4747)

Available Position

Work Location: Shelby IVC

FLSA Status: Exempt

Annual Salary Range: Negotiable dependent upon credentials and experience. Full benefits package competitive salaries. Health Insurance multiple options, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance options, EAP, Teladoc, STD and LTD options, and PTO. $30,000 life insurance policy paid by the agency, clinical supervision available.

Immediate Supervisor:

Positions Supervised:

Posting Date: 10/21/2022

Closing Date:
If no date specified, posting is continuous or until filled.

Essential Equipment Used:

  1. Good Computer Skills
  2. General Office Equipment: Copier, Shredder, Fax

Job Description:

General Definition:    

Under general supervision, provides professional psychiatric nursing care to acutely and chronically ill mental health, substance abuse, and developmentally disabled consumers within a 24/7/365 crisis unit. A crisis nurse performs the full range of psychiatric nursing duties. Work assignments require a thorough knowledge of behavioral health practices and procedures, laws and regulations, the ability to work independently, and involve team leader shift responsibility, for crisis therapists, counselors, and support workers.

Minimum Education and Experience:

Possession of a valid Registered Nurse license issued by the North Carolina State Board of Registered Nursing.
One year of experience in an acute psychiatric care or consumer community mental health facility.
May require working on a locked Involuntary Crisis Unit with consumers who can be a danger to themselves and others.
Individuals must be able to restrain consumers in an emergent crisis.
24/7/365 Shift-Work

Apply at:
ATTN: Human Resources Department

    The Recovery Center

      2505 Gaston Memorial Dr

        Gastonia NC 28054



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