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First Line Supervisor- Med/Surg (Full Time / Night)

St. Joseph's Medical Center, Stockton Type Full time Posted 7/2/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 7/25/2014
CA - California (All) - Stockton Referral - n/a -    
Join our team of professional and passionate health care professionals who are committed to the well-being of our patients and provide patient care based on competence, professional expertise, knowledge and evidence based practice.


OurFirst Line Supervisor positionsare critical to the success ofSt. Joseph'sMedical Center and require the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of Dignity Health. It is expected that our employees demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values.


The First Line Supervisor is a Registered Professional Nurse and is responsible for the delivery of Patient Care on a specific shift(s), shows evidence of knowledge of Nursing Theory, Principles and Procedures and demonstrates skill, good judgment and good decision-making in applying these Principles in the Clinical setting. He/she is responsible for the planning, delivery and evaluation of Nursing Care. The First Line Supervisor is responsible for linking Nursing Practice and Quality Assurance with nursing performance. The Registered Nurse will be responsible to prescribe, delegate and coordinate Nursing Care This position requires providing service to a one or more age populations including an ill neonate through geriatric patient population in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individual served.


REQUIREMENTS:


  • Graduate of an RN School of Nursing
  • Current California RN License and BLS
  • Maintains current certification
  • The person filling this position should preferably be a full-time Registered Nurse
  • A minimum of one (1) year's recent experience as Staff Nurse in an Acute Care Facility
  • Occasionally, a part-time Registered Nurse can assume this position at the discretion of the Manager
  • A First Line Supervisor on the job for more than six (6) months must be enrolled in a B.S. Program by the following semester
  • A First Line Supervisor on the job less than six (6) months must be enrolled within eight (8) months of hire date
  • A First Line Supervisor within five (5) years of retirement is exempt
  • In specialized areas, must have advanced preparation in areas of Clinical Practice
  • Demonstrated evidence of leadership, teaching ability and communication skills
  • Must have knowledge of the Nursing Process, Principles and Procedures
  • Must have documented evidence of sound clinical judgment and technical competence

PREFERRED:


  • Bachelor degree in health related field preferred
  • Computer literacy preferred

St. Joseph's Medical Center is a member of Dignity Health. The word “dignity” perfectly defines what our organization stands for, showing respect for all people by providing excellent care.

St. Joseph's Medical Center, was founded in 1899 under the direction of the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael, is a not for profit, fully accredited, regional hospital with 395 beds, a physician staff of over 400, and more than 2,400 employees. Specializing in cardiovascular care, comprehensive cancer services and women and children's services including neonatal intensive care. St. Josephs is the largest hospital as well as the largest private employer in Stockton,California. Nationally recognized as a quality lead, St. Josephs is consistently chosen as the “most preferred hospital” by local consumers.