At SSM Health, we know the healing power of presence begins with compassionate employees like you. As a Charge Nurse, you’ve chosen a career where patients matter—a lot. Our Mission and Values put the patient first and place you in a position to improve each day.
As a Charge Nurse, you will build relationships with your team, serving as a coach and mentor for nurses on the unit. An effective leader, you will use everything from scheduling skills to motivational techniques to make sure the right people on your team keep working on the right jobs. Along the way, you will get to share both in your team’s successes as well as in each individual’s professional development.
In return, you can expect a work environment where:
- Nurses feel valued, respected and free to express themselves;
- Each employee finds meaning in work, leveraging skills and talents toward a greater purpose;
- Teamwork and collaboration is encouraged, while management is supportive.
If you’re a patient advocate first…
If you listen and respond with great care…
If the needs, wants, and goals of each patient matter to you…
Then we’d love to learn more! Please fill out your application today.
Join a network of Nurses just as kind and powerful as you.
Provides leadership and coordination of unit staffing while ensuring implementation of clinical objectives and quality patient care.
- Assigns, directs, educates and monitors nursing and support staff during assigned shift. Contributes to or performs performance evaluations of staff.
- Assesses daily patient care needs and develops and distributes patient care assignments, ensuring that population appropriate patient care is given.
- Collaborates with advanced practice providers to ensure quality outcomes.
- Evaluates the effectiveness of patient care and identifies any issues that affect desired patient outcomes.
- Responds to complaints about patient care and manages through established channels.
- May provide input for hiring, training, directing, developing and evaluating staff.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
- Graduate of accredited school of nursing
- One year of registered nurse experience