Maine Behavioral Healthcare is seeking Registered Nurses in our 1 West Adult Psychiatric Unit. The Registered Nurse provides patient care, utilizing the nursing process in inpatient and outpatient facilities.
Our dynamic learning environment encourages leadership, shared governance, and opportunity to grow. Join us as we continue to expand our advanced facility. We provide a robust career ladder and the ability to explore the clinical side of mental health as part of our collaborative and multidisciplinary team.
* Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or a graduate of an accredited Nursing program.
* Licensed as a registered professional nurse by the Maine State Board of Nursing.
* Knowledge of bio-psychosocial assessments.
* 1+ year of psychiatric nursing experience preferred.
* Knowledge of counseling theory, physical and psychological effects of mental illness and substance abuse preferred.
About Maine Behavioral Healthcare
By bringing together some of Maine’s most highly respected and well-established behavioral healthcare organizations, Maine Behavioral Healthcare has become a unified organization committed to providing the highest quality of care to our clients and patients. Our goal is to become Maine’s first choice for integrated behavioral healthcare and a regional and national model for the future.
With a service area covering the Greater Portland area and a large part of southern Maine, a career with Maine Behavioral Healthcare gives you the opportunity to live, work and play in one of the most beautiful areas of the country. Southern Maine offers natural beauty, four-season recreational opportunities and a wealth of historic and cultural attractions. Wherever you settle, you will have easy access to Maine’s picturesque coast and sandy beaches, and its countless mountains, lakes and rivers. Portland itself was recently named the most livable city in America by Forbes magazine