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Summit Oaks Hospital is a 122 bed, private acute care hospital and chemical dependency treatment center, located in suburban Summit, NJ, fully accredited (by the Joint Commission), providing quality health care to adult, child, and adolescent residents since 1902. Summit Oaks has been recognized in U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s best behavioral health hospitals .

We are seeking nursing professionals with psychiatric clinical experience to join our dedicated nursing teams in the following treatment areas: a 28 bed Adult Psych Unit, a 28 bed Dual Diagnosis Unit, a 22 bed Child and Adolescent Unit, a 24 bed Detoxification Unit, and a 20 bed Rehab Unit.

Staff RN duties include prescribing, coordinating, and evaluating patient care through collaborative efforts, with health team members, in accordance with the nursing process and the standards of care and practices.

When applying, please specify your shift preference as well as your unit preference.
Full time 40 hour week, including alternate weekends.


Education: Graduate from an accredited program of professional nursing required; Bachelor’s Degree preferred.

Experience: At least one year experience in an acute psychiatric inpatient health-care setting strongly preferred

Licensure: Currently licensed to practice professional nursing by the New Jersey State Board of Nursing.

Benefits: Full time benefits include medical, Rx, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, paid time off (PTO) and a 401(k) plan.

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