Director of Behavioral Health – Registered Nurse (RN)

ID: 23936188
Location: Lawton, OK - US
Salary: $90,000 to $100,000
Duration: Full Time
Contact: Dashika Bethune Dashika Bethune on LinkedIn    Call: 803.850.3100
Updated: 01/24/2024

POSITION TYPE: Registered Nurse (RN) - Director

SPECIALTY UNIT: Behavioral Health



JOB TYPE: Full-Time Permanent

Job Summary:

We are in search of a professional and passionate Director of Behavioral Health who will provide leadership for developing, planning, and supervising mental health services to improve the quality of life for mentally ill patients.

As the Director of Behavioral Health, you will represent our facility by answering any questions posed by patients, families, staff, government officials, or the greater public.


  • Hire new staff, coordinate work schedules, and supervise clinicians.
  • Evaluating staff performance and providing workshop training.
  • Oversee the program development, budgets, and productivity.
  • Build and sustain quality integrated behavioral health care services.
  • Engage with local, state, and national partners to promote behavioral health access.
  • Lead training and technical assistance related to behavioral health, including organizing and delivering training, providing individual consultation to health centers, and supporting peer-to-peer learning.
  • Provide support to the team on initiatives related to behavioral health.
  • Help lead and shape policy directions for the Association’s members related to behavioral health.
  • Represent our healthcare facility in meetings with various governmental agencies, statewide advocacy groups, and the public.
  • Maintain expertise in policies affecting the provision of behavioral health services.

Job Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Direct Deposit
  • 401K
  • Comprehensive Health, Dental, and Vision benefits
  • Employee discount program
  • Excellent room for growth and advancement

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  • Current RN license within the State of practice.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing required - Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration preferred.
  • Five 3-5 years of experience in Behavioral Health as a Director or Manager.
  • Previous program development, budgets and productivity, and clinical experience required.
  • Must possess strong human relations and interpersonal skills.

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ABOUT i4 SEARCH GROUP   i4 Search Group is a national leader in permanent placement recruiting solutions, providing Facilities with Highly Skilled Healthcare Professionals At i4 we believe that healthcare is a basic human right, and we serve an important support role in facilitating that right. It’s a responsibility we take very seriously. We have dedicated Market Partners, responsible for defined geographic territories — and dedicated to specific subsets of job titles like Nursing, Advanced Practice Professionals, Allied Health Professionals, and Administrative & Leadership roles. Our role is to improve the careers of healthcare heroes, and support the companies who employ them with full time, permanent placement solutions.

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