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Portsmouth Behavioral Healthcare Services - Psychiatric Nurse (Mental Health)

Job Description: The City of Portsmouth Department of Behavioral Healthcare Services seeks a highly motivated individual to provide medication management and other support services to the chronic mentally ill, co-occurring and substance abuse population. EDUC/EXP: Graduation from an accredited registered nurse program; with 3 – 5 years of progressively responsible experience providing psychiatric nursing services; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Requires licensure as a registered nurse. Certification as a psychiatric nurse is preferred. Qualified applicants may be given a conditional employment offer. Actual employment is contingent upon the satisfactory results of a federal and state criminal background check, using fingerprints and a search of the Virginia Department of Social Services’ Child Abuse and Neglect Registry, as required by law.

Salary: $32,983 – 43,702

How to Apply: Apply at the City of Portsmouth Department of Human Resource Management, 801 Crawford Street, Portsmouth, VA 23704. Resume and cover letter may accompany application but is not accepted in lieu of a full City of Portsmouth application. EOE

Closes: Open Until Filled

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