3-9000 General Adult Psychiatry - Registered Nurse-Level I-II

Rochester, NY


This 23 bed adult psychiatry unit, along with sister unit 29200, is one of two general adult units which provide care and treatment for individuals age, 18+, who require acute stabilization of intensive psychiatric symptoms related to a number of disorders including: depression, psychosis, and bipolar disorder. Nursing care on 39000 is provided utilizing a modified team model of care and milieu management. A recovery oriented theoretical framework is utilized to engage patients in therapeutic groups and activities throughout the day. Strong interpersonal, critical thinking, and communication skills are necessary to work successfully within our interdisciplinary team. New graduates with a passion for psychiatry are encouraged to apply.


Requires a Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's degree from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State RN license in good standing.

Level I

Applicants will have less than 6-12 months of RN experience.

Level II

Applicants will have a minimum of 6-12 months of RN experience. This position assumes the charge nurse role, actively participates in unit/service activities, supports co-workers, and assesses unit needs.

How To Apply

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to NursingRecruitment@urmc.rochester.edu. All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Pay Range

Pay Range: $36.36 - $47.27 Hourly

The referenced pay range represents the minimum and maximum compensation for this job. Individual annual salaries/hourly rates will be set within the job’s compensation range, and will be determined by considering factors including, but not limited to, market data, education, experience, qualifications, expertise of the individual, and internal equity considerations.

Location: Psychiatric Nursing
Full/Part Time:
Schedule: FT/PT positions available, D/E/N, 8 and 12 hours shifts, holidays and weekends per unit policy.