Registered Nurse, Anoka, Minnesota

Employer Minnesota Department of Human Services
Created 09/14/2021
Reference 11407696
Job type Full Time
Country United States
State Minnesota
City Anoka
Zip 55303
Salary Competitive
Job Class: Registered Nurse

  • Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers
  • Date Posted: 10/5/2021
  • Closing Date: 10/28/2021
  • Hiring Agency: Department of Human Services
  • Division/Unit: Direct Care & Treatment / Mental Health & Substance Abuse Treatment Services
  • Work Shift: Varies
  • Work Hours: Varies
  • Days of Work: Varies
  • Travel Required: No
  • Salary Range: $30.15 - $44.64/hourly; $62,953 - $93,208/annually
  • Classified Status: Classified
  • Bargaining Unit/Union: 205 - MN Nurses Association/MNA

  • Connect 700 Program Eligiblle: Yes

Job Summary

Are you a Registered Nurse with a passion for helping others in a time of need? If so, we are looking for you to join our dedicated and compassionate team! As a Registered Nurse you will provide professional nursing care while assessing the needs of patients and developing individualized plans that meet the needs of the ones we serve. You will also participate and assist in implementing the care and treatment that has been determined by nursing staff and supervisors within the hospital.

Responsibilities include:
  • Perform ongoing assessments of each patient's biopsychosocial needs
  • Develop initial nursing plan of care
  • Perform charge nurse duties
  • Apply interventions identified in the treatment plan and document all nursing care
  • Facilitate and co-facilitate group programming
  • Interact respectfully with all patients while maintaining professional boundaries
  • Provide input on patients' progress and recommend any changes to the treatment plan
  • Participate in discharge planning with the patient and other team members

Anoka Metro Regional Treatment Center is a secure inpatient psychiatric hospital serving adults with mental illness in a large, campus-based setting. The population also includes individuals civilly committed for specialized care, such as competency for criminal court (Rule 20), emergency 48-hour bed holds, and co-occurring mental illness/chemical dependency. Located just 15 minutes north of the Twin Cities metro, this modern facility offers compassionate, person-centered care in a pleasant environment appreciated by patients and employees alike.

*This posting will be used to fill positions that may be full-time or part-time and will include shifts that are rotating (day/evening) or overnight.


Minimum Qualifications
  • Must possess or be eligible for licensure as a Registered Nurse in Minnesota.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience working in a mental health setting

Our employees are dedicated to ensuring cultural responsiveness. Preferred candidates will have a variety of experiences working effectively with others from different backgrounds and cultures.

Additional Requirements

To facilitate proper crediting, please ensure that your resume clearly describes your experience in the areas listed and indicates the beginning and ending month and year for each job held.

REFERENCE/BACKGROUND CHECKS - The Department of Human Services will conduct reference checks to verify job-related credentials and criminal background check prior to appointment.

Application Details

Why Work For Us

GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE! The State of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including low cost medical and dental insurance, employer paid life insurance, short and long term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave, and 11 paid holidays each year.

Our mission as an employer is to actively recruit, welcome and support a workforce, which is diverse and inclusive of people who are underrepresented in the development of state policies, programs and practices, so that we can support the success and growth of all people who call Minnesota home.

Our differences make us stronger and leveraging them helps us create a workforce where everyone can thrive. The Department of Human Services is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to embedding diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility at our workplace. We do this by developing strong leaders and advocates, increasing cultural competence and understanding among all employees, and removing institutional barriers and attitudes that prevent employees from advancing as far as their talents will take them. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), marital status, familial status, receipt of public assistance, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, or age.

How to Apply

Select "Apply for Job" at the top of this page. If you have questions about applying for jobs, contact the job information line at 651-259-3637 .

For additional information about the application process, go to .


If you have questions about the position, contact Amanda Bartnick at .

If you are a Connect 700 applicant, please email your certificate and the Job posting ID#/number to April Blakesley at by the position close date.

If you are an individual with a disability and need an ADA accommodation for an interview, you may contact the Department of Human Services' ADA Coordinator at 651-431-4945 or for assistance.


The State of Minnesota is an equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employer. We are committed to providing culturally responsive services to all Minnesotans. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.

We will make reasonable accommodations to all qualified applicants with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651-259-3637 or email . Please indicate what assistance you need.
Date expired 10/16/2021

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