Manager Nursing (RN) - Operating Room - West Campus (Days)

 
Position: Manager Nursing (RN) - Operating Room - West Campus (Days)

Job ID: 150719

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: WC NURSING OPS LEADERSHIP

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 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.    

Summary:

We are searching for a Manager of Nursing for the Operating Room – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you’ll manage daily clinical and personnel activities and to provide administrative support to the Assistant Director. As the Nurse Manager you will participate and coordinate the delivery of high quality, family centered and developmentally appropriate patient care at the unit level.

 

Think you’ve got what it takes?

 

 



Responsibilities :

 

 

  • Maintains clinical competency, by ensuring that the physiologic, psychosocial, and developmental needs of the patient are met, within a family-centered care environment

 

 

  • Ensures the staffing needs of the department are adequately met. Creates and monitors staff schedules. Participates in the decision making processes for hiring new employees.

 

 

  • Utilizing an inter-disciplinary approach, coaches and develops unit based staff to ensure the delivery of high quality patient care. Assists in developing clinical nurses along the novice to expert continuum

 

 

  • Demonstrates effective communication skills with health care team and works to eliminate communication barriers. Serves as a liaison between physicians, families, nursing staff and ancillary departments

 

 

  • Demonstrates accountability for cost effective management of equipment and supplies while ensuring the department achieves patient care goals

 

 

  • Supports the implementation of unit goals and communication of the IDS strategic plan to staff

 

 

 



Qualifications:

 

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing

 

 

  • RN Licensure by the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners

 

 

  • BLS Certification – Basic Life Support issued by the American Heart Association

 

 

  • Two (2) years of nursing experience in pediatric surgery

 

 

  • Management or other formal leadership experience is preferred

 

 

 



Apply Now
Current Texas Children’s employees – Please click here to login.
Create Profile or Log In Search Careers