The Tuscaloosa VA is recruiting for (1) Registered Nurse (Assistant Program Manager RRTP) to work in Mental Health Service at the Tuscaloosa VA. The incumbent is delegated full responsibility for residential care by the Program Manager and has the authority to commit the service in any area which lies within the purview of the organization's functional responsibility. The incumbent has responsibility in sufficient scope to make decisions in the areas of personnel, administration, and space-utilization, budget planning and clinical services of the MHRR TP. The incumbent serves as the administrative and supervisory lead for all case managers including social workers, registered nurse and addiction therapists. The incumbent supports the Program Manager in maintaining resident morale, staff motivation, health and safety, and clear program expectations. The incumbent assists in coordinating the service delivery of a growing number of specialized rehabilitation programs which provide a full range of professional and direct-care services. The incumbent has both local and national level responsibility for the continued professional development of the MHRRTP. The incumbent supports the Program Manager in the establishment of any training and research programs within the MHRR TP. This may require the coordination of local and national training seminars and workshops, as well as professional involvement in ongoing MHRRTP trainings. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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