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Registered Nurse (RN) Behavioral Health Unit

Aberdeen, South Dakota
4 Jun 2024

Join the Nursing team at Avera!

Love Where You Work:  Work at Avera where current employees rate their satisfaction at 94%. Join a team where the career opportunities are endless.

Culture:  Be part of a multidisciplinary team built on teamwork, with compassion and the goal of Moving Health Forward for you and our patients. Work where you matter.

You Belong at Avera:  Competitive pay, free health insurance, and options for: Student Loan Repayment Program, sign-on bonuses, various shifts and career growth opportunities.


Avera is currently seeking Registered Nurses (RN) looking to deliver the best possible nursing care in Avera's patient-focused settings.

$20,000 Sign-On Bonus! $15,000 Sign-On Bonus for New Grads!


Position Highlights:

  • May be eligible for $20,000 Sign-On Bonus with 3 plus years of experience. New Grads may be eligible for $15,000 Sign-On!
  • Student Loan Repayment: This position may be eligible for Avera's Student Loan Repayment Program, which helps you pay off your loans and save money.
  • Positive Work Environment: Be part of an organization where we practice the mission in our daily operations and demonstrate our pride by delivering excellent care.
  • Career Growth: You have the opportunity to go beyond licensure and employment requirements and become nationally certified.

Job Summary

  • Responsible for utilizing the Nursing Process to provide nursing care for the patient.
  • Demonstrates effective verbal, oral, and written communication skills.
  •  Demonstrates the ability to perform a thorough systems assessments.
  • Directs, plans, and coordinates work flow.

Education and/or Experience

  • Graduate of Registered Nursing Education program.


  • Must have current RN licensure in the state of South Dakota and or meeting criteria.
  • Current BLS, ACLS, PALS, and PALS certification or completion upon next available program.

Work Schedule

  • Varied shifts: 7:00 am - 7:30 pm, 7:00 pm - 7:30 am, every 3rd weekend/holiday/call; 72 hours every 2 weeks


The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate is dependent upon experience.  

  • $31.00 - $46.50 per hour

What Makes Avera Special?


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  • Job Reference: 1346880171-2
  • Date Posted: 4 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Avera St Luke's Hospital
  • Location: Aberdeen, South Dakota
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical