::Job Summary: The Nurse Manager has 24 hour a day seven days a week responsibility for all program activities and treatment services provided on assigned unit. The Nurse Manager is responsible for ensuring effective and efficient clinical programming, unit staffing, selection and supervision of core and variable staff, budgeting and compliance with hospital and regulatory agency standards. The Nurse Manager promotes patient care consistent with the philosophy and objectives of The Horsham Clinic. Job Specifications: To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to demonstrate competency in the criteria listed in this job description. The specifications listed below are representative of ht knowledge, skill, and ability to meet the minimum requirements for this position. The Nurse Manager must demonstrate flexibility and the knowledge and skills required to manage units providing care to a varied population including children, adolescents, adults, older adults and dually diagnosed patients. Job Requirements
::Education: Associates Degree in Nursing with three years behavioral health experience required. Masters Degree or Bachelors in Psychology or related field preferred. Registered Nurse required. Experience: Three years clinical experience with a psychiatric mental health population. Previous clinical supervisory role in a psychiatric setting preferred. Licensure/certification: Registered nurse required. Competencies: Ability to consistently meet and manage patient expectations. "Doing the right thing, at the right time, for the right person and have the best outcome" (Service Excellence) Ability to freely exchange thoughts, ideas, and information (Communication Skills) Ability to critically evaluate information in the making of a decision (Judgement) Ability to manage own time, priorities, and resources to achieve goals (Self Management) Ability to provide timely and appropriate care specific to patient needs (Provision of Care) Ability to provide care appropriate to patient's developmental level and needs (Age Specific). Ability to influence and enlist the aid of others in the accomplishment of common tasks and goals (Leadership).