Reading Health System is currently recruiting for a Senior Director for their Maternal Child Health Division. The Senior Director is a key member of the Nursing Leadership team and is responsible for the delivery of high quality patient care that promotes the safety and wellbeing of all patients within the Division to ensure a positive patient experience. The Director plans, directs, coordinates, and evaluates the overall clinical nursing practice and administrative activities in support of our Magnet achievements. The Senior Director also maintains open communication with all staff, peers and physicians to promote performance improvement and consistency of care across the continuum. The Senior Director reports to the Vice- President & Chief Nursing Officer.
This position is ideal for a Nursing leader who has a strong commitment to creating and maintaining an environment focused on the patient experience; experience creating and leading high performing teams as well as influencing and managing change. To qualify for this challenging leadership opportunity, candidates must have a:
Master’s degree in Nursing
Strong experience as a Nursing leader within Maternal Child Health
Strong project management experience that includes leading projects from inception to completion
Demonstrated commitment and focus to patients and their families
Experience with shared governance
Experience in a clinical integrated organization preferred
Involvement on a National level in Nursing preferred
Experience working in a Magnet facility as a leader within Nursing preferred
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively and effectively with people at varying levels across the organization to achieve key objectives
Experience creating and developing high performing teams with the ability to create a vision that inspires others to embrace and adopt the vision into their daily practice
Demonstrated ability to successfully manage competing priorities in a high sense of urgency environment
Excellent role model for our nursing and administrative practice models
Strong knowledge of nursing practice standards and administrative standards of practice
ANCC - either clinical specialty or administrative certification
PA Nursing License
Reading Health System is a not-for-profit healthcare system that provides comprehensive acute care, post-acute rehabilitation, behavioral health, and occupational health services to the people of Berks and adjoining counties. Established as The Reading Dispensary in 1867, the health system has since expanded into a leader in tertiary care for this region of Pennsylvania. Located in scenic Berks County, the main West Reading facility consists of a 22-building complex located on a 36-acre suburban campus.
If interested in being considered for this opportunity, forward your resume to Karen Fiscus at Karen.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reading Health System is an Equal Opportunity Employer