Mercy Supervisor-Clinical Nursing (Pre Procedure and Phase II) in Saint Louis, Missouri


Assists in the planning, coordination, implementation and evaluation of the operations and patient care of designated areas. Serves as a clinical resource for staff and patients in the department. Functions as a staff nurse in the department as needed. Assumes managerial duties delegated by a manager.

Coordinates placement of patients and staff assignments. Assists clinical staff with patient care and unit activities. Facilitates staff nurse attendance at meetings. Interfaces with medical staff, patients’ family members, department heads and other personnel as necessary. Participates in planning and performance of educational training and orientation of unit staff, advises staff on procedures and policies.

Assists in planning, coordination, implementation and evaluation of patient care. Participates in unit quality improvement activities. Supervises clinical activities. Directs staff and responds to unanticipated and sudden changes in individual patient’s condition. May participate in hiring, termination, evaluation and disciplining of employees and maintenance of anecdotal records for each employee. Assists in the orientation of new employees to unit.

Participates in the supervision of unit operations by performing delegated duties such as development of staffing schedules, planning of unit inservices, conducting staff meetings, developing budget and departmental activity reports, and setting overall departmental goals and objectives. Collaborates with the manager in the development and control of department budget, assuring accuracy of time and attendance records and resource utilization.

Performs duties of staff nurse, as needed, due to acuity level of department census.

Maintains adequate inventory, orders various supplies. Ensures proper maintenance of overall physical environment and equipment in area of responsibility.

Participated in Nursing and Medical Center committees as assigned. Attends appropriate workshops and inservice programs.

We’re a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. We have opportunities for nurses who are inspired to pioneer new models of care and want to transform the healthcare experience. Work with advanced technology and innovative procedures. Be state of the art, and never stop exploring. We’re expanding to help our communities grow, offering an exceptional opportunity to join our team.

Position Qualifications:

  • We require a nursing degree from an accredited school.

  • You’ll also need a current RN license in our state.

  • Basic life support training should be completed in 90 days with advanced training required at certain intervals.

  • Education: Bachelors Degree required.

  • Licensure: Must have either a current RN Temporary Permit/RN license in the State of Missouri.

  • Experience: Two or three years experience required in patient care.

  • Preferred Education: BS degree in nursing management or healthcare business-related field preferred.

  • Preferred Experience: Supervisory or management experience strongly preferred.

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

Getting respect doesn’t come easy in healthcare. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care-that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

Requisition ID 2018-766013

Category Leadership

Position Type Full Time

Shift(s) Evenings, Holidays, Varies/Rotating

Department Pre Procedure And Phase II

Location US-MO-Saint Louis