Nurse Manager Pediatric Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry

A rare opportunity for a Nurse Manager Pediatric Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry is now available with a non-profit medical center in the Pacific Northwest. This unique unit is one of only 4 similar Child/Adolescent Inpatient Behavioral Health programs in the country.

The Mental Health Nurse Manager will oversee a unique 20-bed Inpatient Psychiatric Unit that provides acute stabilization treatment of Psychiatric Disorders for patients aged 5-17. The Pediatric Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry unit includes 6 beds for patients ages 5-12 and 14 beds for patients ages 12-17. The Pediatric Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry unit provides a developmentally and age appropriate, trauma-informed approach to care. This sensitive unit treats suicidal children and teens and navigates traumatic family issues for younger children.

The Nurse Manager Pediatric Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry is responsible for clinical operations, department budget, staff oversight, and performance improvement. Emotions run high in this tight-knit unit, so the Nurse Manager Pediatric Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry must engage their team and be present with them.

Reporting to the Administrative Director of Behavioral Health, the Nurse Manager Pediatric Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry will be well supported an Assistant RN Manager Pediatric Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry and supervises at least 10-15 direct reports including dedicated Pediatric Adolescent Mental Health Staff Nurses.

Perfect for raising a family or just relaxing in the outdoors, the welcoming community surrounding the hospital offers clean air, affordable housing and a strong school system. With mountains, lakes and trails to explore right in your backyard, there is no excuse not to enjoy the many outdoor activities Oregon has to offer.  Portland is just under an hour away, offering the Nurse Manager Pediatric Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry close proximity to a major airport and the freedom to live in the city, if desired.

The esteemed medical center is prepared to offer the qualified Nurse Manager Pediatric Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry a competitive salary and a full suite of benefits, including retirement plan matching and a generous relocation package.