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Detox and Mental Health Nurse Travel Nurse
Sandstone Care Chantilly, VA

Detox and Mental Health Nurse Travel Nurse

Sandstone Care
Chantilly, VA
  • Vision , Medical , Dental , Paid Time Off , Life Insurance , Retirement
  • Full-Time
Position: Mental Health Travel Nurse

Location: Crownsville Maryland | Chantilly Virginia

Schedule: Dayshift, Nightshift rotations

Job Type: Full Time

Travel Requirements: Travel between Chantilly Virginia and Crownsville Maryland locations.

Work Environments: Chantilly Medical Detox | Crownsville Teens Residential Treatment Center
  • Please Note this is an inhouse travel position that requires travel between Sandstone Care Facilities

About The Role

Mental Health/ Detox Travel Nurse - Sandstone Care

Are you a nurse who wants to make a difference in the lives of people struggling with substance abuse and mental health disorders? Do you want to work in a place where you can use your skills to the fullest and grow as a professional? If so, you might be the perfect fit for Sandstone Care, a leading provider of treatment for adolescents and adults with substance use and mental health issues.

What you'll do:

As a Mental Health/ Detox Travel Nurse at Sandstone Care, you'll have the unique opportunity to work with two different populations that require different types of care and support.
  • You'll work with adults at the Chantilly Medical Detox location, where you'll provide essential medical support and care to clients who are going through the detoxification process. You'll help them cope with the physical and psychological effects of withdrawal, monitor their vital signs, administer medications, and ensure their safety and comfort. You'll also be a source of encouragement and guidance for clients who are taking the first step towards recovery.
  • You'll work with teens at the Crownsville Residential Treatment Center, where you'll provide compassionate and holistic care to clients who are seeking treatment for substance use and mental health disorders. You'll help them address the underlying causes of their issues, develop healthy coping skills, and build self-esteem and confidence. You'll also be a role model and a mentor for clients who are looking for direction and hope in their lives.

Team Culture, Work Life Balance and Career Growth:

At Sandstone Care, you'll be part of a team that shares your passion and vision for helping people heal and thrive. You'll also enjoy:
  • A team culture that fosters collaboration, communication, and mutual respect. You'll work with colleagues who are supportive, friendly, and dedicated to their work. You'll also have opportunities to participate in team-building activities, social events, and wellness programs.
  • A work life balance that allows you to have time for yourself and your loved ones. You'll have a flexible schedule, with day and night shift rotations, and a generous paid time off policy. You'll also have access to employee assistance programs, such as counseling, coaching, and financial planning.
  • A career growth that enables you to advance your skills and knowledge. You'll have access to continuous training, education, and mentorship. You'll also have opportunities to take on new challenges, responsibilities, and leadership roles.

Who You Are
  • Active RN or LPN License: You should hold an active Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license that allows you to practice in Maryland and Virginia
  • Experience in Substance Abuse and/or Co-Occurring Disorders: Previous experience in treating substance abuse and/or co-occurring disorders is strong preferred.
  • Preferred: Training in Verbal De-Escalation and/or Mental Health: While not mandatory, having training in verbal de-escalation and mental health is strongly preferred, as it enhances your ability to provide comprehensive care.
  • Valid Driver's License with No Restrictions: A valid driver's license with no restrictions is required. You must also be willing and able to transport clients using a 15-passenger van as needed.
  • Ideal Candidates Have a Minimum of 2 Years of Experience: While not a strict requirement, ideal candidates typically have a minimum of 2 years of relevant nursing experience.

The Perks:

At Sandstone Care, we're dedicated to ensuring our employees can thrive in both their personal and professional lives. We understand that the right benefits can greatly contribute to achieving a healthy work-life balance and overall well-being. Here's a glimpse of what we offer:
  • Generous Paid Time Off: Enjoy 4 weeks of paid time off per calendar year, which includes a mix of PTO and Paid Floating Holidays. It's the perfect recipe for maintaining a harmonious work-life balance.
  • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Program: Our program goes beyond the basics, providing access to counseling, legal consultations, financial planning, and wellness coaching. We're here to help you navigate life's challenges with confidence.
  • Investing in Your Professional Development: We're dedicated to your growth. Sandstone Care offers continued education and CEU support, ensuring you stay at the forefront of your field.
  • A Supportive Community: Join a collaborative and nurturing community of team members. Our positive work environment fosters growth and camaraderie.

Compensation and Benefits:

Explore our Compensation and Benefits Package:
  • $45.00-$60.00 Per Hour (based on license and experience)
  • Comprehensive Health Coverage: Your health matters, and we've got you covered with extensive medical, dental, and vision plans to cater to you and your family's well-being.
  • Financial Security: Rest easy with our inclusive package featuring short-term and long-term disability coverage along with life insurance, offering you and your loved ones added financial protection.
  • 401k Program with Matching: Plan for your future with confidence as we support your long-term financial goals through our 401k program, which includes up to a 5% match.

At Sandstone Care, we believe in showing our team members we care by providing not only competitive salaries but also a range of benefits that let you focus on your career while taking care of what matters most to you. Join us for a brighter future.


Sandstone Care

Chantilly, VA



Posted date

May 16, 2024

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