Georgia Employer GERI-PSYCHE UNIT NURSE MANAGER in Claxton, Georgia
The Nurse Manager, under administrative direction and consistent with the Program philosophy, assesses, plans, implements and delivers nursing care for the program. He/she provides managerial support to the Program Director by providing supervision and evaluation of any nursing personnel. He/she contributes to the program, nursing and the Hospital through support of the nursing and program philosophy and objectives.Minimum Requirements: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing; BSN preferred. Unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse from the Georgia Board of Nursing. Prefer five years clinical experience. Two years psychiatric nursing experience minimum, this may be increased per state standards: six months supervisory experience in a psychiatric setting preferred. Demonstrated leadership abilities: able to work under stressful conditions: and possesses good verbal and written communication skills. Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers. Must obtain Crisis Prevention & Intervention certification within 30 days of hire.