Assistant Director of Perioperative Services (RN) - West Campus (8a - 5p)

Position: Assistant Director of Perioperative Services (RN) - West Campus (8a - 5p)

Job ID: 138461

Location: US-TX-Houston


Talent Area: Registered Nurse

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a -5p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus is Houston’s first community hospital designed, built and equipped exclusively for children in one of the city’s most rapidly growing communities in the area from Sugar Land to Bryan-College Station, Texas. Located at I-10 and Barker Cypress, our 515,007-square-foot hospital houses the only 24/7 pediatric emergency room in the Greater West Houston area, four operating rooms, 16-bed pediatric intensive care unit, 46 acute care beds, advanced imaging services including MRI and CT scans, a neurophysiology sleep lab, a pathology lab and a full-scale pharmacy.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at


We are searching for a Assistant Director of Perioperative Services - someone who works well in a fast-paced hospital setting. In this position, you’ll provide 24-hour accountability for the clinical, administrative and human resources activities for the designated clinical area(s). You’ll also ensure the delivery of high quality, developmentally appropriate patient and family centered care at the unit level.


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Responsibilities :

  • Partners with staff, medical and unit leadership to ensure clinical excellence within a family centered care environment, utilizing multiple sources of information and reports as evidenced by trend identification and action plan development
  • Demonstrates astute fiscal accountability, for area of clinical responsibility, as evidenced by the appropriate management and justification of resources, which includes personnel, equipment, supplies and capitol
  • Identifies, facilitates and participates in Performance Improvement projects that enhance and ensure safe patient care delivery systems as measured by improved and sustained outcomes and compliance with policies and procedures
  • Creates and facilitates collaboration and cooperation among diverse groups, people and professional disciplines and between Main Campus and West Campus to achieve desired results
  • Commits to the on-going development and training of self, unit leadership team and staff to achieve professional goals


  • Current RN licensure by the Texas Board of Nurses
  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN)
  • Master’s degree in Nursing, Business or related healthcare field is preferred
  • Completion of Master’s Degree within 3 years of assuming the role
  • Minimum of three (3) years perioperative experience, with at least one year in the operating room
  • 3 years of management/leadership experience
  • Ability to operate a personal computer, patient care equipment, surgical equipment (e.g. ESU, OR tables and lights, drills, microscopes, etc.), sterilization equipment, and surgical instrumentation

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