Full-Time Registered Nurse

Sequel Youth and Family Services Knoxville, TN


Full-time Registered Nurse Needed

Program Overview

Located approximately 30 miles west of Knoxville, TN, Kingston Academy is a 52-bed coed Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility (PRTF) helping children between the ages of 5 to 17. Both our Residential and Educational programs are licensed and accredited by Joint Commission, as well as Department of Mental Health and Disability services. Kingston Academy not only serves children from Tennessee, but also children from Nevada, Kentucky, Arkansas, West Virginia and North Carolina. We focus on behavioral change through the power of choice. Staff builds strong relationships with students to help them understand the choices that they have. This method with structure and consistency allows trust to grow between our students and staff. Students play such an important role to our structure that they participate in our staff orientation, trainings and campus government.

Programs offered include:

  • Long–term residential treatment for boys and girls ages 5 to 17 years old
  • Therapeutic Day school
  • Intensive Day Treatment
  • Intensive Short-Term Track (60-day program)

Job Overview

Kingston Academy has an immediate need for a full-time RN to work 3rd shift, 7PM - 7AM. Under the supervision of the Director of Nursing, the Registered Nurse assist in directing patient care for children/adolescents as prescribed by doctor/treatment team, provides medical management and safety/crisis management, will administer medications, complete assessments/evaluations and assist with admissions.

Job Requirements

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited School of Nursing and have a current TN State Nurse License.

  • CPR certification.

  • Valid TN Driver's license with good driving record.

  • Experience working with children preferred.

  • Psychiatric nursing experience a plus.

We Offer:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Stable career opportunity
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance after 60 days
  • Company provided Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • Company provided AD&D insurance
  • Flexible Spending program/Health Savings Account
  • 401K after 60 days
  • Paid time off and holiday pay