Take on a key leadership role within an award-winning health care system. Advance world-class nursing care in a state-of-the-art setting for the most vulnerable of patients. Expand your professional potential in a close-knit, collaborative culture. You can do all this and more at UCLA Health.
Right now, we have an exciting opening for a Clinical Nurse Manager in the 3NW Orthopedic Unit of UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica. Reporting to the Unit Director, this is an excellent opportunity for you to grow your leadership abilities. We’re looking to you to model clinical best practices while helping to facilitate collaborative decision making and shared governance. You will establish clinical departmental goals and supervise clinical staff in order to achieve and exceed organizational objectives. You will also be responsible for collaborating with clinical educators to evaluate and develop core clinical competencies. This position involves the stewardship of human, financial, and physical resources to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care. You will enjoy a high level of autonomy while sharing 24/7 management responsibility with the Unit Director.
UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles. We are also home to the David Geffen School of Medicine, a world leader in the discovery of advanced medical breakthroughs and the development of tomorrow’s finest clinicians. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles’ trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you’re looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, you can at UCLA Health.Qualifications
We’re seeking a self-motivated individual with current CA RN licensure and:
BSN required, MSN highly preferred
5 years of current acute care experience, required
ONC certification, preferred
2 years Nursing Professional Leadership Certification highly desired
2 years or greater in leadership (charge RN or Council Chair)
Attainment of progressive leadership positions highly preferred
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.