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Nurse Supervisor - Behavioral Health

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Lincoln, NE

Job Description



Are you a compassionate leader? Do you have your Registered Nurse license? If so, the Lincoln Regional Center is looking for you to join our team as a Behavioral Health Nurse Supervisor

$26.577, additional compensation based on experience.

3 p.m. - 11 p.m. or 11 p.m. - 7 a.m.


Examples of Work


The successful candidate will:
  • Provide direct and indirect patient care to the patients at the Lincoln Regional Center
  • Will supervise and direct both Behavioral Health Registered Nurses, and Licensed Practical Nurses during their shift.
  • The Behavioral Health Nurse Supervisor will act as a campus house supervisor in the absence of upper management.
  • Provide guidance and collaborate with Team Leaders •May transport patients to appointments and/or medical treatments


Qualifications / Requirements


REQUIREMENTS: A current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Nebraska or authority based on the Nurse Licensure Compact to practice as a registered nurse in Nebraska and experience assigning, reviewing, leading, or supervising the work of others.

PREFERRED: one year of supervisory experience. Experience working with Mental Health patients. Certification in Psychiatric Mental Health.

OTHER: a valid driver's license.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities


Knowledge of:
  • Psychiatric disorders, trauma informed care, co-occurring and complex needs of individuals with behavioral health challenges,
  • Crisis de-escalation,
  • Supervision or management techniques, principles, or practices.

Skill in:
  • Coordinating and providing nursing care
  • Directing nursing service shift or program activities

Ability to:
  • Work as a team player
  • Supervise a shift or program for nursing care
  • Exercise a high degree of flexibility and adaptability to respond to patients
  • Utilize sound and effective professional nursing judgment
  • Communicate effectively orally and in writing

Job Details

Date Posted August 10, 2017
Date Closes September 9, 2017
Located In Lincoln, NE
Department Health and Human Services
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, starting at $26.58, Based on Experience
Mon: 3 pm to 11 pm
Tue: 3 pm to 11 pm
Wed: 3 pm to 11 pm
Thu: 3 pm to 11 pm
Fri: 3 pm to 11 pm
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 4
SOC Category 29-1141.00 Registered Nurses
Zipcode 68522

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(a) Retirement Savings Plan
  • 457(b) Deferred Compensation Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Credit Union
  • Financial Planning
  • Flexible Hours
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • Accepts and Learns From Criticism
  • Excellent Communications
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Nursing Management
  • Mental Health Care
  • Nursing

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