Charge RN

Palmetto Lowcountry Behavioral Health - Charleston, SC


Looking for a career that is rewarding both personally and professionally?

Palmetto Lowcountry Behavioral Health is the largest stand-alone psychiatric hospital in the Lowcountry of South Carolina and has been providing inpatient and outpatient psychiatric and substance use disorder services to the community for over 36 years. Conveniently located off of I-26 at exit 216 in North Charleston, away from the congestion of downtown Charleston, our team of 200+ high-quality employees describe working here as “like family,” “supportive,” and “life-changing.” Our registered nurses, mental health technicians, psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, and therapists serve hundreds of adults, senior adults, and adolescents each month with the common goal of bringing hope back to their lives. There is meaning in this work and that’s why many of our employees say they found their calling at Palmetto Lowcountry Behavioral Health. Find out more at

We are currently looking for Full-Time Day Charge Nurses (RN) to join our team of dedicated professionals. ***SIGN ON BONUS***

GENERAL PURPOSE OF JOB: To deliver high quality patient care to adult, adolescent, and geriatric patients who may need psychiatric or chemical dependency related treatment.

Position Requirements:

Education: Graduate of an accredited school of college of nursing.

Experience*: Minimum of one (1) year of recent experience preferred.

Licensure/Certification*: Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of South Carolina.

*New Nursing Graduates are also welcome to apply! Qualified New Nursing Grads awaiting to complete their NCLEX can jump-start their careers by joining our MHT to RN Program, where a nursing candidate can be hired on initially as a Mental Health Technician and will transition into a nursing role upon obtaining his or her license.

This opportunity provides the following:

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Shift differentials
  • Sign on Bonus

Palmetto Lowcountry Behavioral Health is wholly-owned and operated by one of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies; Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Nursing: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Registered Nurse (RN) (Required)