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RN Unit Manager

Date Posted:  Feb 10, 2021
Requisition ID:  164564

West Lafayette, IN, US, 47906

Work for Indiana

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.

About the Job:

As the Nurse Supervisor, you are responsible for supervising assigned nursing staff for a specific unit within a state hospital.

A Day in the Life:

The essential functions of this role are as follows: 

  • Provides clinical supervision leadership and training to nursing staff;
  • Provides administrative supervision and financial management;
  • Responsible for maintaining a safe, secure and clean working environment;

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

What We're Looking For:

  • Current valid State of Indiana RN license;
  • Current CPR certification;

What You'll Need For Success:


  • Knowledge of professional nursing principles and the ability to implement these;
  • Expert knowledge of the principles of staff, children and adolescent evaluations;
  • Ability to plan and change programs and procedures to comply with state and federal laws and regulations;
  • Effectively communicate, both orally and in writing
  • Must have professionalism and organizational competencies;

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:

  • Three (3) medical plan options (including RX coverage) and vision/dental coverages
  • Wellness program (offers premiums discount for the 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
  • Free Parking
  • Free LinkedIn Learning

If this is an Intermittent position, the position does not offer benefits and is limited to 180 working days in an eleven (11) month continuous period.


Equal Employment Opportunity:

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Current Employee? Click here to apply.

Nearest Major Market: Lafayette