Registered Nurse, Unit Supervisor - Sentara leigh - 1East

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Aug 15, 2017
Closes
Oct 03, 2017
Function
Management, Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Are you a Registered Nurse that wants to advance your career? Sentara Leigh's Orthopedic Hospital in Norfolk, Virginia is seeking a Registered Nurse - Unit Supervisor for the Surgical - Ortho Unit, 1 East to work Full Time Day Shift. This leadership role requires 18 months of RN experience and a BSN.

Sentara Leigh Hospital is a Magnet Status, 250 bed facility that has been newly renovated.


Award winning: Hampton Road's nominated Employer of Choice for over 10 years, and U.S. News and Report recognize Sentara as having the Best Hospitals for 15+ years. Our hospital has won Platinum Level Patient's Choice Award in 2015 & 2016. Sentara Leigh has been recognized by the Leapfrog Group as one of its top hospitals, and this is a testament of our team's dedication to providing innovation and comprehensive care for our patients.

Market: Virginia and North Carolina Based Large Healthcare Provider that has been in business for 125 years. More than 100 sites of care, including 12 acute care hospitals and we never had a layoff!

Career growth: Grow your career with Sentara; charge, preceptor, unit coordinator, manager and educational opportunities available.

Location: Sentara Leigh is centrally located between Downtown Norfolk and the Virginia Beach Oceanfront, just about 20 minutes away from each area. Minor sports teams, shopping, restaurants, museums, a myriad festivals, concerts and events that are all year round!

Sentara offers a great benefit package, employee bonus program, work perks, 403B with matching funds, and even a Pension Plan! Relocation available for qualified candidate.

Come explore Sentara and work, live and play in a great area!

Demonstrates proficiency in nursing practice for assigned specialty area and provides clinical leadership for the delivery of nursing care in a department. Under the direction of the department manager leads safety and quality initiatives, focuses on and simplifies workflow, and contributes to the development of staff. Increase staff satisfaction and promotes excellent (Gold Standard) customer service.

Education Level
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree OR
RN-Doctorate Level Degree OR
RN-Master's Level Degree

Experience
Required: Nursing - Previous experience

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Registered Nurse

Preferred: Basic Life Support

Skills
Must have leadership qualities
Involvement with team goals and mentoring
Committee work involvement, partnership council and UC committee
Be a voice for the unit in decision making and hospital strategies

Other
18 months nursing experience required. BSN required; Master degree preferred, if the graduate degree is not in nursing then the BSN is required. Meets any requirements defined by specific specialty. BLS required within 90 days of hire. Professional Specialty Nursing Certification preferred.