$2000 Sign On Bonus Assistant Nurse Manager Behavioral Health Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 1/27/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Killeen, TX
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
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  • Job Family
  • Travel
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Central Texas

Job Description


Assistant Nurse Manager - Behavioral Health - Health AdventHealth Central Texas

Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX  76549

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX

Sign- On Bonus $2000

  • Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
  • Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.
  • Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.
  • Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average
  • Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from
  • Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.
  • Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time / Nights 


7a-3p = base wage

3p-11p = base wage plus 15%

11p-7a = base wage plus 18%

Weekends are another 10% on top of the above

7a-3p = base wage plus 10%

3p-11p = base wage plus 15% plus 10%

11p-7a = base wage plus 18% plus 10%

You Will Be Responsible For:

•     Set direction for the assigned nursing personnel and nursing units in delivering highest quality clinical care to the Metroplex Health System patients;

•     Connect nursing staff and other personnel to the Purpose, Vision and Mission of Metroplex Health System;

•     Develop the unit specific strategies and approaches for patient outcomes that must be achieved daily;

•     Create an environment that takes care of the Metroplex Health System employees both personally and professionally;

•     Develop and train employees and use them in accordance with their capabilities;

•     Create an organizational culture that supports the desired outcomes we purse in patient care;

•     Personally demonstrate and develop in others the individual responsibility and sense of accountability to ensure all actions comply with required and accepted clinical standards;

•     Lead at all times and develop all associates to become better leaders of themselves;

•     Create the vision and innovation to ensure the future holds bright challenges for everyone;

•     Create an environment of teamwork and team play among the Metroplex Health System employees and the patients;

•     Ensure everyone understands the roles and responsibilities of each other;

•     Develop principles of performance by which all employees are expected to demonstrate;

•     Be in person the type of person you expect of others;

•     Other duties as necessary to deliver a great patient experience with a highly engaged Metroplex Health System employee.


What You Will Need:

•         ADN or higher degree.

•         2 years’ acute care nursing experience in charge nurse or relevant nurse leader role

•         Texas or Multi-State Compact RN license required.

•         Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) from the AHA.

•         Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) (preferred)

•         BSN or higher degree (preferred)

•         Applicable Nursing Board Certifications (preferred)

Job Summary:

The primary focus of the Assistant Nurse Manager’s role is on the experience we deliver to our patients and the treatment of the Metroplex Health System associates associated in delivering our services.  The Assistant Nurse Manager role is critical to creating an environment between the Metroplex Health System nursing staff, physicians, other employees, systems and our patients that delivers the highest quality healing experience consistently to our patients and their families.  More than simply accomplishing a task, the Assistant Nurse Manager is expected to use the critical tasks and functions our associates must perform daily, to further develop the capabilities of our associates.  The Assistant Nurse Manager role is essential inspiring each associate represent the essence of the Metroplex Health System purpose and reason for being while each finds personal and professional fulfillment and satisfaction from being part of the Metroplex Health System family of people.

Knowledge and Skills Required: 


•     Must be an emotionally intelligent, self-motivated and self-driven individual

•     Must be able to adjust to demanding hours, diverse circumstances, work independently and  dependently of others and have a high level of effective collaboration with varying constituencies.

•     Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be able to maintain flexibility in schedule and adapt to varying deadlines and changing priorities.

•     Must be detail oriented and must have an excellent understanding of applicable nursing, clinical and patient statutory policies and regulations.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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