REGISTERED NURSE MANAGER, PSYCHIATRIC (4291) SD
(Vacancy located at Springfield Hospital Center, Sykesville, MD)
SALARY: $49,638 - $79,693 (Grade 19)
CLOSING DATE: August 9, 2012
DESCRIPTION: Provides assessment and intervention regarding staffing needs in accordance with established facility standards, assuring that staffing is adequate for the provision of a safe and therapeutic milieu daily. Responds, directs, monitors others for appropriate interactions with patients using therapeutic communication skills; to help them learn, and demonstrate appropriate social skills; and to provide support in the milieu at community meetings, group meetings and activities as needed. Days Rotating and Evening Shifts Open.
EDUCATION: A Bachelor's degree in Nursing or a health-related field from an accredited college or university. EXPERIENCE: Four years of experience as a Registered Nurse to include two years Psychiatric Nursing and one year in a supervisory, administrative or consultative capacity.
LICENSE: Candidates for positions in this classification must possess a current license as a Registered Nurse from the Maryland State Board of Nursing, 4201 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215. A copy of current license MUST accompany application.
1. A Master's degree in Nursing or a health-related field from an accredited college or university and two years of experience as a Registered Nurse in the option for which application is made may be substituted for the education and experience requirements.
2. Six years of experience as a Registered Nurse to include three years in a supervisory, administrative or teaching capacity in Psychiatric Nursing may be substituted for the education and experience requirements.
3. After an offer of employment, applicants may be given a medical examination to certify the ability to perform essential job functions.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by calling:
(410) 767-1251 or MD TTY Relay service 1-800-735-2258.
APPLY TO: DHMH, Office of Human Resources’ Recruitment & Selection Division, P.O. Box 22330, Baltimore, MD 21203-4330 Submit Maryland State Application - Form MS 100 - PLEASE NOTE: Most of our recruitments are an evaluation and rating of an applicant's training and education submitted on the MS-100 and therefore, may not require a written test. For recorded job information call: 410-767-6018
Internet address: http://www.dhmh.maryland.gov/ohr/recruitments
(Applicants certified to list will receive eligibility for a period of one (1) year; eligibility may be extended beyond one (1) year period.)