Assistant Director of Nursing- Surgery
Requisition #: 183403
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital Nursing,
Category: Nursing Management/Leadership
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: April 15, 2019
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.
Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Pay Grade: MM
The Assistant Director of Nursing- Surgery assists the Director of Nursing in the organization, development and operation of the nursing department within a functional unit. As designated by the Director of Nursing, assumes responsibility for clinical operations, programs, various nurses in leadership or advanced practice roles, and/or professional support staff. The Assistant Director of Nursing participates in functional unit, department of nursing and hospital programs and/or committees. In the absence of the Director of Nursing, the Assistant Director of Nursing assumes responsibility for nursing service within the functional unit.
Master’s degree from an accredited school of nursing.
Knowledge of nursing process; social, behavioral, biological and physical sciences; EBP and nursing research and application; leadership and management as normally acquired through master(s) program in nursing.
Knowledge of current health care environment.
General computer knowledge and capability to use computers.
Knowledge of the science of patient safety and quality improvement processes.
Knowledge of Service Excellence Principles and Behaviors.
C. Skills; Project/Program Management
Advanced interpersonal skills necessary to provide effective leadership and collaboration within an interdisciplinary setting.
Ability to analyze data and synthesize information for the purpose of problem solving and decision-making.
D. Required Licensure, Certification, Etc.
Registered nurse licensure in the state of Maryland.
E. Work Experience
Five years of clinical nursing experience with at least two years experience in nursing management.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.