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Thistle Farms

Registered Nurse

Thistle Farms


Job Summary

This is a part-time position. Position coordinates the treatment of physical and behavioral health conditions by providing direct nursing care and medication management.  In addition, provide weekly reporting to staff. It is preferred the individual has experience with the recovery population.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide routine medical and psychiatric nursing assessments and medication management for residents and graduates
  • Provide and health and wellness education and communicate with residents about their health status
  • Plan and coordinate daily availability of medical and mental health services
  • Required to make site visits based on medical necessity
  • Make referrals to medical and mental health providers within the community as needed.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with providers and partnerships
  • Attend medical and mental health appointments with residents/graduates as needed
  • Provide assistance with on-call emergency medical needs outside of business hours
  • Keep comprehensive records of resident’s/graduates health care treatment and related information
  • Collect medication from pharmacy as needed
  • Perform other related duties as assigned


  • Comprehensive knowledge of medication usage and purpose
  • Support the 12 Step Model
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Maintain appropriate relationship with residents/graduates
  • Practice cultural sensitivity
  • Must have substantial computer skills


  • Active and unrestricted TN (RN) Registered Nurse License required
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience working as registered nurse
  • Must have provided direct care as a registered nurse within the last 2 years

Additional Information


  • Contributory 401k
  • Paid Days Off (you will be entitled to paid time off in accordiance with the Company’s vacation policy)
  • Typically 10 paid holidays per year and closed the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day, subject to change annually.

How to Apply

Apply on the Thistle Farms website:


  • Date Posted: May 18, 2021
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Other
  • Service Area: Health (Physical, Mental)
  • Start Date: 07/01/2021