Director, Nursing
at Advanced Recovery Systems, LLC

Date Posted: 11/16/2019

Job Description




Serving all of the Pacific Northwest, The Recovery Village Ridgefield is a short drive from Portland and Vancouver. The idyllic grounds are close to the banks of the Columbia River and the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, where you can spend time with migratory birds that nest in the forest of fir, cedar and oak. Throughout treatment, the healing power of the rolling hills, forests and rivers that surround The Recovery Village can help you work through difficult emotions in a healthy and productive way. 


Our Director of Nursing (DON) directs all day-to-day operations of the Nursing and Health Services Department to ensure the delivery of quality general and psychiatric nursing care. The patients are in treatment for chemical dependency and co-occurring psychiatric disorders. 


The Director of Nursing will,

Ensure that nursing policies and procedures are current and reflect the latest standards established by regulatory agencies.

Be responsible for staff competence and performance, recruitment, retention; and professional development for all nursing/health services department personnel.

Serve as a key member of the facility’s core management team and ensure effective integration of nursing services into overall operations.

Oversee nursing staffing levels within the facility on all shifts to ensure adequate coverage, using a staffing grid, and flex staffing techniques.

To learn more about us, please visit our website! 



Bachelor's Degree in Nursing highly desired.

Five (5) years experience in nursing field with emphasis in psychiatric, substance abuse, or eating disorders required.

Licensed as Registered Nurse in the State of Ohio which is active and in good standing.

Hold CPR Certification.

Experience in Nursing Leadership within a Residential or Inpatient treatment environment.

Competency in scheduling of Nursing staff for 24/7 coverage, facility-wide.

We offer great benefits including 401(k), generous paid time off plan, medical, dental, vision, and much more! 


The Recovery Village is part of Advanced Recovery Systems, a national integrated behavior healthcare management company dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. The Company complies with state and federal nondiscrimination laws and policies that prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, or sex. It is unlawful to retaliate against individuals or groups based on the basis of their participation in a complaint of discrimination or on the basis of their opposition to discriminatory practices/EEO.


We are proud to be a drug-free workplace. 


Job Snapshot

About Us

We put behavioral health front and center, providing assistance to people with substance abuse issues, addictions, eating disorders, and mental health concerns. Every facility in the Advanced Recovery Systems network strives to provide the highest quality of care, using evidence-based therapeutic models that really work.