49000 - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - Registered Nurse, Level I - II

Rochester, NY


As a 27-bed child and adolescent unit for patients 5-18 years of age who are experiencing an acute mental health crisis, we are seeking candidates with a passion for Pediatric Psychiatry. The unit focuses on stabilization through robust group offerings such as Activities Therapy, Mindfulness, Wellness, and Coping Skills groups as well as psychopharmacological interventions. RNs work with a multidisciplinary team to meet patient goals and provide safe, effective, and therapeutic care. Experience as a mental health worker, teacher, or other experience with the pediatric population is preferred, a passion for working with children is required. New grads welcome 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 hour shifts, holidays and weekends per unit policy