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006QB5 - Charge Nurse Sup 5 1

Date Posted:  Nov 8, 2019
Requisition ID:  27211

Evansville, IN, US, 47715

Work for Indiana

Third shift position.  Four 10 hour shifts per week, every other weekend, rotating holidays, and potential for mandatory and/or voluntary overtime.  Hours 10:30pm to 8:30am.


Grow your career with the State of Indiana! With more than 50 executive branch agencies, the State of Indiana is a diverse workforce offering employees stimulating and challenging projects across a broad scope of career opportunities. As a State of Indiana employee, you impact the well-being of Indiana’s communities every day.


The Charge Nurse Supervisor provides leadership and supervision to nursing staff on the third shift at a state hospital.

  Four (4) 10 hour shifts per week, every other weekend, rotating holidays, and potential for mandatory and/or voluntary overtime. Hours 10:30pm to 8:30am.
Essential Job Responsibilities:

The essential functions of this role are as follows:

  • Provides direct administrative supervision and directs nursing staff on all units;
  • Responds immediately to problems on service line;
  • Communicates nursing problems to the Director of Nursing (DON) or Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) in a timely manner;
  • Plans, organizes and directs staffing levels on a daily basis to ensure adequate coverages;
  • Verifies service line orientation is completed for new staff within one week of assignments;
  • Assures all staff complete mandatory training by established deadlines;
  • Assists in monitoring nursing orientation and continued education curricula for quality and effectiveness;
  • Assists in developing standards of practice and assures nursing standard compliance;
  • Reviews all submitted report follow ups and makes corrections as needed;
  • Relays policy and procedure information and clarification;
  • Reports critical incidents to hospital, DMHA staff as appropriate;

The job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time. 

Preferred Experience:
  • Current valid State of Indiana RN license;
  • Current CPR certification;
  • Management/supervisory experience essential;
  • Must be competent in staff scheduling;
  • Knowledge of nursing principles and practices for psychiatric patients;
  • Effectively communicate, both orally and in writing.
Supervisory Responsibilities/Direct Reports:
This role provides direct supervision for one or more staff members.


Benefits of Employment with the State of Indiana:

The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package for full-time employees which includes:

  • Four (4) medical plan options (including RX coverage) and vision/dental coverages
  • Wellness program (offers eligibility into a discounted medical plan)
  • Health savings account (includes bi-weekly state contribution)
  • Deferred compensation account (similar to 401k plan) with employer match
  • Two (2) fully-funded pension plan options
  • Group life insurance
  • Employee assistance program that allows for covered behavioral health visits
  • Paid vacation, personal and sick time off
  • Competitive leave policies covering a variety of employee needs
  • 12 company paid holidays, 14 on election years
  • Qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
  • New Parent Leave



Equal Employment Opportunity:

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Nearest Major Market: Evansville