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    We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

    Thompson Child & Family Focus is an equal opportunity employer. Thompson Child & Family Focus promotes diversity within the organization to ensure a diverse workforce as well as for accreditation purposes.

    Registered Nurse

    Job Title
    Registered Nurse
    Job ID
    Matthews,  NC 28105
    Other Location

    **Now offering $1500 sign on bonus**

    Do you have a passion for helping youth and making a difference?

    Do you want to work in an environment that changes lives?
    Thompson is seeking a Full-Time Registered Nurse to join our growing team. 

    Thompson is a leading provider of clinical and prevention services for children and families across North Carolina. The Charlotte, N.C. based, nationally accredited nonprofit agency changes the lives of at-risk children and families through early childhood services, family stability programs and mental health treatment. Thompson is growing, now with locations and services that stretch from Wilmington to Asheville. 

    We are proud to offer:

    • Competitive salary
    • Full family medical and dental insurance
    • 401K
    • Paid vacation and holidays
    • Thompson swag
    • Paid trainings and free professional development opportunities
    • Opportunities for performance bonuses
    • Great team-oriented work environmen

    Thompson, located in the Charlotte/Matthews area, has an opening for a FT Registered Nurse in one of our psychiatric residential treatment facility (PRTF) programs. These programs provide 24-hour direct care to youths ages 7 – 17 by providing a safe therapeutic home setting in a positive, consistent and structured environment. This includes mental health support and documentation based on service goals and plans for each youth. Duties will include medication administration oversight, medical file record keeping, and responding to client medical needs.

    The RN is responsible for working directly with the psychiatrist to provide professional nursing care. The ideal candidate is able to exhibit a positive, upbeat attitude to encourage youth interaction and understands the cultural diversity of youths, their families and team members. The ideal candidate is willing to work three 12hr shifts (6a-6p) on weekdays and occasional weekends.  

    Minimum Qualifications:

    A minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Nursing required. Must have a current NC RN license or multistate RN license and be in good standing with the licensing board. Pediatric and/or psychiatric nursing experience preferred. Staff need to be available to work flexible 12-hour shifts (6am-6pm and 6pm-6am) and weekends as needed. For PRN/Part-Time Registered Nurse position – must be able to work at least one shift a month and one holiday per calendar year. Position requires driving agency vehicles as well as transporting clients. A valid driver’s license in the state of your residence, at least 3 years of driving with a driver’s license and clean driving record are required.

     Thompson seeks to maintain an inclusive diverse workforce. No phone calls please. 

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    In addition to competitive salary ranges and benefit packages, Thompson offers ample opportunity for leadership and professional development. We value innovation and teamwork across all positions and departments.