Nurse Manager - Adolescent Unit




Full Time

Day Shift


Bachelor's Degree
RN Required or Eligible
3 years of experience required

Riverside Behavioral Health Center is seeking a Nurse Manager to join our team!


Job Summary: Works under the supervision of the Director of Nursing, overseeing all aspects of care provided on Adult Services or Child/Adolescent Services. Nurse Manager has nursing care communication with Nursing Director. The nurse manager oversees 3 adult units totalling 68 beds.  Assists with interviewing, hiring, and staffing. Provides supervision for nursing supervisors. Oversees staffing for each shift and fosters positive, cohesive interactions with staff and to other members of the interdisciplinary team. Maintains strong relations with other health care professionals. Demonstrates strong management and leadership skills. Has 24 hour oversight and accountability of units.

Riverside Behavioral Health Center offers the most comprehensive range of behavioral health programs on the Virginia Peninsula. An established mental health care provider in Hampton Roads since 1983,  Riverside Behavioral Health Center provides psychiatric and chemical dependency services to children, adolescents and adults on an outpatient and inpatient basis. We offer a variety of services such as Inpatient Adult Services, Inpatient Child and Adolescent Services, Adolescent Residential Services and Outpatient Services, to individuals who experience emotional, psychological and behavioral problems. Individual, family and group therapy, recreation therapy, art therapy, life skills groups, and medication management are key components of the programs we provide.


Education: Graduate of a School of Registered Nursing required. Enrollment in a BSN program within 2 years of hire date is required.


Licensure/Certification: Licensed or eligible by the Commonwealth of Virginia as an RN without restrictions. Current BLS is required upon hire.


Experience: Three years of behavioral health experience required. One year management experience preferred.