Having Trouble Filling Positions? Visit our Post A Job section

Psychiatric Nursing Jobs

Psychiatric nursing jobs are responsible for taking care of mentally ill, injured, or disabled patients in nursing care facilities, hospitals, and mental health settings. Typically working with other members of a health care team such as psychologist, psychiatrists, social workers, and therapists, professionals with psychiatric nursing jobs perform a range of functions to support the team. Maintaining medical histories and administering treatment are the common tasks for psychiatric nursing jobs.

For many psychiatric nursing jobs a high school diploma or its equivalent is a sufficient level of education although different qualifications may exist for different States. Training programs are offered in some nursing care facilities, vocational-technical centers, some community colleges, and high schools.

In 2006 there were about 62,000 individuals with psychiatric nursing jobs employed with the majority working in nursing and residential care facilities. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics there will be a slight increase in psychiatric nursing job employment over the 2006 to 2016 decade. This growth can be related to the rising number of elderly persons in the population who will require mental health services.

Psychiatric nursing jobs have a very promising outlook. Get started now. Search for psychiatric nursing jobs at healthcareerweb.com, your connection to psychiatric nursing jobs and professionals.

View Psychiatric nursing salary information.

Other Nursing Jobs

Newest Psychiatric nursing Jobs

Date
Title
Company
Location
Type
03-25-2017
American Mobile Healthcare
Hartford, CT
Full Time

9535881 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $20.00 - 24.00IOL is a 7 unit psychiatric hospital which is part of HH.The psychi

03-24-2017
American Mobile Healthcare
Mexia, TX
Full Time

9763742 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D, 12 N Pay Rate: $26.00 - 31.00The psychiatric / mental health nurse (psych RN) assists in t

03-24-2017
Onward Healthcare
Mexia, TX
Full Time

9763755 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D, 12 N Pay Rate: $27.00 - 30.00The psychiatric / mental health nurse (psych RN) assists in t

03-24-2017
Onward Healthcare
Hartford, CT
Full Time

9535899 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $21.00 - 23.00IOL is a 7 unit psychiatric hospital which is part of HH.The psychi

03-24-2017
NursesRx
Mexia, TX
Full Time

9763750 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D, 12 N Pay Rate: $27.00 - 30.00The psychiatric / mental health nurse (psych RN) assists in t

03-24-2017
Monarch
Albemarle, NC
Full Time

Monarchs is hiring for a Nurse Practitioners (PMHNP) job in Albemarle,NC Monarch is offering employment opportunities for Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners (PMHNP) in beautiful North Carolina. We are l

03-22-2017
Onward Healthcare
Salem, VA
Full Time

9592338 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: 02/27/2017Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $24.00 - 27.00The psychiatric / mental health nurse (psych RN) assists in th

03-22-2017
Onward Healthcare
Salem, VA
Full Time

9596507 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $24.00 - 27.00The psychiatric / mental health nurse (psych RN) assists in the car

03-22-2017
American Mobile Healthcare
Salem, VA
Full Time

9596489 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $23.00 - 28.00The psychiatric / mental health nurse (psych RN) assists in the car

03-22-2017
American Mobile Healthcare
Salem, VA
Full Time

9592320 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: 02/27/2017Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $23.00 - 28.00The psychiatric / mental health nurse (psych RN) assists in th

Spotlight Employers

Sign Up For Job Alerts

What is a job alert?

  • Yes! Send me jobs and information on related services.