Director - Behavioral Health - Jacksonville, FL

Jacksonville, FL 32216

Post Date: 02/19/2018 Job ID: 69317 Industry: Nursing

Loyal Source has a direct hire for an Director - Behavioral Health  to work for our client in  the  Jacksonville, FL.


Position Summary:

  • Responsible for day to day nursing management of the behavioral health units and nursing functions in the outpatient programs.

  • Responsible for the supervision of assigned personnel. The position requires intimate knowledge of both department and hospital policies and procedures relevant to the delivery of nursing care.

  • Assumes responsibility for the counseling and evaluation of nursing and MHT staff in an objective, consistent and timely manner.

  • Provides direct supervision, guidance and support and ongoing training to nursing staff utilizing effective communication skills to address issues and seek feedback from staff.

  • Schedules and maintains nursing staff assignments for 24-hour coverage on a regular basis.


  • Health and welfare benefits
  • PTO
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Relocation assistance available on a case-by-case basis for qualified candidates.



  • Master' s Degree in psychiatric or mental health nursing or its equivalent from an accredited school of nursing is strongly preferred.

  • Current Florida RN license.

  • Current American Heart Association BLS.

  • Prefer five years of psychiatric nursing experience as a registered nurse in the specialty area of psychiatry, one of which was in a supervisory capacity.


For more information, please contact Meagyn Denoncour  at  407-902-2107 or at


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