Registered Nurse - Unit Manager

Recruitment #210623-UNCY-164

Introduction

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

On-Site:
Lawton – VA Center
3501 SE Flower Mound Rd.
Lawton, OK 73501
Phone: 580 354-4127

OR

E-mail: Vernita.cross@odva.ok.gov
Vernita Cross, HR Manager
Phone: 580 -354-4127

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The Lawton Veterans Center is accepting applications for RN Unit Manager.

Annual Salary $60,311.69 ($28.99 per hour)
Day shift

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Required for this job consist of knowledge of professional nursing theory, practices, and techniques; of expense control, and purchasing procedures; of the philosophy and objectives of the nursing department; and of the principles and practices of effective supervision.  Ability is required to direct, motivate and evaluate staff; to coach and mentor staff and utilize progressive discipline procedures; to plan and implement programs; to develop controls to monitor effectiveness of programs; to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.

Education and Experience
Requirements consist of possession of a valid permanent Oklahoma license as a registered nurse as approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing AND at least three years of professional nursing experience as a registered nurse, one year of which must have been in a supervisory capacity, OR a bachelor’s degree in nursing AND two years of professional nursing experience as a registered nurse, one year of which must have been in a supervisory capacity, OR a master’s degree AND one year of professional nursing experience as a registered nurse in a supervisory capacity.

ODVA offers a comprehensive Benefits Package, including a generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible dependents. 
Flexible spending
11 paid holidays
15 days paid vacation
15 days paid sick leave
Retirement savings plan with generous company match
Longevity bonus after two years of service

Conclusion

Veteran’s preference points apply only for initial appointment in the classified service.