Phoenix House Nurse Manager in Arlington, Virginia

At Phoenix House, change is something we embrace every day as part of our values to deliver exceptional care. Phoenix House provides individualized, holistic drug and alcohol addiction treatment, with a legacy spanning nearly 50 years. We are passionate about healing individuals, families and communities challenged by substance use disorders and related mental health conditions. Phoenix House supports the mission through a holistic approach that focuses on the distinct mental, physical, and social needs of every person; innovation of best-in-class and evidence-based prevention, treatment, and recovery programs; and, the promotion of greater understanding of addiction. Our devoted staff are committed to treating the whole person—and come from all fields.

We operate personalized, strength-based, gender-responsive programs while living the values and being accountable for our commitments. Being introspective and becoming part of the solution is integral to every interaction and person we touch. As ‘One Phoenix House’ we believe in having fun along the way – embracing ‘progress not perfection’ as our journey continues

We are currently seeking a Nurse Manager to implement doctor’s orders, monitor specified medications/refills, monitor and record vital signs as needed, and maintain medical/nursing records. The nurse will observe patients and provide accurate and timely documentation of their treatment progress and respond to patient crisises and emergencies as needed. The Nurse Manager is also responsible for promoting staff development, supervise, and train a team of LPNs. The individual must be willing to work with clients across the lifespan from adolescents to older adults.

REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION/CREDENTIALS:

•Virginia registered/licensed nurse required

•Bachelor’s Degree preferred

EXPERIENCE:

•Two (2) years of Substance Abuse and/or mental health experience preferred (bilingual preferred, but not required).

•Prior supervisory experience is required

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

• Ensure patient confidentiality in accordance with all federal, state, and local laws and regulations

•Computer skills, ie: Microsoft Office Suite and knowledge of EMR systems

TO APPLY:

Please send your resume to PHMAjobs@phoenixhouse.org with “Nurse Manager” in the subject line.