Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1999093
OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise – "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply. The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.
The individual selected for this position will be responsible for the overall management of Medical/Surgical Unit 4B within Nursing Service at the Little Rock campus with 24/7 accountability for the operations of the unit. Strong leadership, managerial skills, communication and collaborative skills are critical for this role. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: (a) participation in design, support and maintenance of assigned unit; (b) direction of performance measures, regulatory compliance and quality improvement activities; (c) evaluation of staff performance; (d) initiation and facilitation of collaboration among disciplines; (e) collaboration in developing, implementing and maintaining Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System and Nursing Service policies, mission, goals and resources; (f) facilitation of staff development; and (g) planning and implementation of strategic plans, budget, staffing, programmatic changes and Medical/Surgical specific projects. The successful candidate will utilize professional communication skills to accomplish the above and coordinate changes according to complex patient care needs.
Work Schedule: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm, Monday - Friday, with occasional rotation.
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