Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing required. Masters Degree preferred. Current Connecticut state RN Nursing licensure and/or eligibility for Connecticut state RN licensure required.
Five (5) to six (6) years experience including clinical practice experience and two (2) to three (3) years of demonstrated leadership/supervisory/management experience required.
Demonstrated ability to direct a large, diverse work force in a twenty-four hour per day operational environment. Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities. Excellent communication skills. Knowledge of and proficient in the operation and use of computer-based information systems, to facilitate all aspects of care delivery. Knowledgeable in budgeting and financing of operational units (salaried and non-salaried). Knowledgeable of Quality Improvement processes, and capable of implementing concepts. Demonstrated ability to implement and support change required.
Twenty-four hour a day accountability for all operational aspects. Exposure to biohazards blood and body fluids. Prolonged standing, walking, and lifting required.