Nursing Director of Psychiatric Services

An award-winning acute care hospital located in central New Jersey is currently searching for an experienced Nursing Director of Psychiatric Services to join their accredited healthcare team.

The Nursing Director of Psychiatric Services will become part of a larger health system that is regionally known for providing New Jersey communities with leading, innovative, patient-centered care. This hospital is home to just over 200 licensed beds and offers state-of-the-art general medical and surgical procedures along with a fully equipped 24/7 Emergency Department. The Nursing Director of Psychiatric Services will join an advanced team of clinical professionals that have been working for over the past 100 years to provide the surrounding communities with top-quality healthcare.

The Nursing Director of Psychiatric Services will be responsible for the 24-hours supervision of the behavioral health department and service line. The Nursing Director of Psychiatric Services will join a multidisciplinary team of clinicians who strive to provide holistic patient-centered care for those struggling with a number of behavioral and mental health conditions. This behavioral and mental health department is equipped to offer comprehensive services for adult and pediatric populations. This department is accustomed to caring for a number of behavioral and mental health conditions including alcohol and drug abuse, adolescent emotional and chemical dependency issues, distress and family conflict, sexual violence, and psychiatric emergency services.

The Nursing Director of Psychiatric Services will work under the Vice President of Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer of the hospital. The Nursing Director of Psychiatric Services will be responsible for the administrative and clinical operations within the department and will also be overseeing staff evaluations and department effectiveness and efficiency. The ideal candidate for this role will be a nurse leader who comes from a strong background in leadership and psychiatric nursing services.

This hospital is located in the central region of New Jersey, just moments away from New York City. This area is known to offer its residents an urban feel just outside the fast-paced city. The Nursing Director of Psychiatric Services will be within walking distance to many restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and parks. The area attracts many young professionals and will be the perfect place for a Nursing Director of Psychiatric Services to expand their career!

This respectable healthcare facility is prepared to offer a competitive salary including a suitable benefit package including relocation assistance and sign-on eligibility.