RN Nurse Manager, Adult Psychiatry/Behavioral Health - Tenders Global

RN Nurse Manager, Adult Psychiatry/Behavioral Health

Centra Health


Position: RN Nurse Manager, Adult Psychiatry/Behavioral Health

Schedule: Full Time, Days

Organization: Centra Health

Facility: Virginia Baptist Hospital

Location: Lynchburg, VA

About Centra Health:

Set in the heart of Central Virginia, Centra Health is a regional, nonprofit healthcare system including four hospitals, a network of medical centers, as well as various specialty and primary care practices located along the Blue Ridge. At Centra, providing excellence in patient care, utilizing the latest evidence-based research, and fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion are at the forefront of our belief system. Centra is home to the Central Virginia Center for Simulation and Virtual Learning, the only center in Virginia that offers a full range of simulation experiences.

We want to partner with you to live your best life. At Centra, we want to listen carefully and get to know you well. We want to understand your hopes, goals and dreams. As a candidate considering employment with our organization, we want you to understand that it is our mission to help partner with you throughout each stage of your career.

Job Description:

The RN Nurse Manager, Adult Psychiatry/Behavioral Health maintains 24-hour accountability for the Unit. In this role, the Mental Health Unit Manager plans, organizes, schedules, monitors, and leads the work of individuals and groups to attain desired results. This position selects and develops staff to promote a healthy work environment. The Unit Manager facilitates Centra’s strategic plan, maintains quality and safe patient care, promotes a service-oriented environment, and functions within budgetary guidelines. The Unit Manager integrates the tenets of the Professional Practice Model in the operations of the Unit.

The Unit Manager’s practice reflects the American Nurses Association’s (ANA) Code of Ethics for Nurses, the ANA Scope and Standards for Nurse Administrators, and the Nurse Practice Act of Virginia.

Other Details Include:

· Unit: 25 bed Adult Psychiatric unit (ages 18-55)

· Manage 60-70 FTE’s

· There are 2 Clinical Quality Coordinators for support (one on Day shift and one on Night shift)

· Providers are: 1 Director of Psychiatry, 2 Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners and a robust therapy team


· Bachelors or Masters in nursing. If Masters is in nursing, Bachelors may be in any field

· One year experience in nursing or related healthcare field

· Must hold a current, active license as a registered nurse in Virginia or hold a current multistate licensure privilege as a registered nurse

When recruiting and retaining talent at Centra, our hiring needs are based on matching a candidate’s job qualifications with our job requirements and department needs without regard to race, color, age, religion or belief, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Centra is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind.

Be yourself. Be a partner with Centra.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $80,000.00 – $120,000.00 per year


  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • Day shift

Work Location: One location

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