Nursing Supervisor
Job ID: R0039208 | Nursing Professional | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
The University of Virginia's Department of Student Health and Wellness, Medical Services Clinic is currently seeking a Nursing Supervisor to oversee activities of nursing personnel. The Nursing Supervisor verifies that patients' needs are met, evaluates unit nursing care and performance, participates in planning work of assigned units, and coordinates activities with other patient care units and related departments. They are also responsible for planning and organizing training for unit staff members, and participate in guidance and educational programs. They supervise other nursing professionals, and work is done with minimal oversight.

Responsibilities include:
  • Providing leadership to nursing staff, and guiding and participating in quality improvement initiatives, budgeting, scheduling, and peer review.
  • Managing staff performance, including annual evaluations, goal-setting, continual performance development, "crucial conversations," corrective action and disciplinary processes, and termination.
  • Providing staff education and performance management. Developing and implementing appropriate plans for each employee.
  • Interacting with patients and their relatives to provide instruction, promote participation in patient care, and coordinate nursing activities with family plans.
  • Overseeing the care and maintenance of inventory, equipment, and supplies.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

This is an overtime-eligible position with UVA benefits. Employees benefits package highlights include:
  • 22 days of paid time off, increasing with service; 13+ paid holidays each year, in addition to paid time off; parental and community service leave
  • Health plan with options to meet healthcare and financial needs
  • Retirement through the Virginia Retirement System
  • Tuition and professional development benefits
  • Employee wellness program featuring activities to earn up to $500/year

The selected candidate will pass a background check and health and drug screen.

  • Education: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. Bachelor's of Science degree.
  • Experience: At least five years of clinical nursing experience and at least three years of supervisory experience. Expertise in outpatient, emergency room, and college health nursing is typical.
  • Licensure: Registered Nursing license and CPR certification.

This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings and programs.


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Melynda M. Zarzyski
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