Details for Registered Nurse Department Manager – Anoka, MN

Registered Nurse Department Manager – Anoka, MN

$32.10 - $47.93 /hourly; $67,025 - $100,078 /annually

Applicants may be eligible for a hiring incentive up to $2,500!

The Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) is seeking experienced nurses to provide leadership as a Registered Nurse Department Manager at the Anoka Metro Regional Treatment Center (AMRTC). We have full-time opportunities available to work either the rotating (day/evening) or night shift. 

AMRTC is a secure inpatient psychiatric hospital serving adults with mental illness in a large, campus-based setting. The population also includes individuals civilly committed for specialized care, such as competency for criminal court (Rule 20), emergency 48-hour bed holds, and co-occurring mental illness/chemical dependency. Located just 15 minutes north of the Twin Cities metro, this modern facility offers compassionate, person-centered care in a pleasant environment appreciated by patients and employees alike. 

In the role of Registered Nurse Department Manager at AMRTC, you will direct, plan, coordinate and supervise activities associated with the treatment process and delivery of person-centered patient care, as well as staff development and environmental management. You will also establish, maintain and evaluate standards of care, plus share expertise through consultation. 

These team members provide active treatment and support to patients while maintaining a safe environment, which includes critical thinking, behavioral intervention, and crisis negotiation. Our staff take pride in contributing to patient recovery by ensuring all communication and interaction occurs with the utmost respect, integrity and confidentiality. 


The State of Minnesota offers an excellent employee benefits package, including low-cost medical and dental insurance with affordable dependent coverage, employer paid life insurance, short and long term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave, and 11 paid holidays each year. 

Minimum Qualifications:

To qualify, you must have current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in Minnesota; AND

  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing, plus three (3) years of Registered Nurse experience, including at least two (2) years as a charge Registered Nurse; OR
  • Associate degree or diploma in nursing, plus four (4) years of Registered Nurse experience, including at least two (2) years as a charge Registered Nurse. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • One (1) year of experience in psychiatric nursing;
  • ·         One (1) year of management experience.

Apply online by WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22nd at, search for job ID# 18560


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Our mission as an employer is to actively recruit, welcome and support a workforce, which is diverse and inclusive of people who are underrepresented in the development of state policies, programs and practices, so that we can support the success and growth of all people who call Minnesota home.




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