The Alabama Department of Mental Health (ADMH) is now hiring dedicated registered nurses, to work in the three state facilities in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Registered nurses desiring a career that makes a difference in the lives of individuals in our state are invited to apply.


ADMH values the expertise and experience of registered nurses in the challenging field of mental health care. All nurses who begin employment at the Registered Nurse I classification have the opportunity for a 10% to 15% salary increase with the first 18 months of employment.


Employment with ADMH and the State of Alabama offers:

  • meaningful and rewarding work.
  • competitive salary.
  • exceptional benefit package including comprehensive health and dental insurance options at economical rates.
  • defined retirement plan in which your benefits are not diminished by changes in the financial market.


ADMH strives to be on the forefront of the mental healthcare industry, guided by our mission to Serve, Empower, and offer support to individuals with mental illnesses, developmental disabilities, and substance use disorders.

How to Apply

Application for Employment

Only work experience detailed on the application will be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of an official application. Copies of License/Certifications should be forwarded with your application. A copy of the academic transcript is required. Appointment of successful candidate will be conditional based on receipt of the official transcript provided by the school, college, or university.