Assistant Nurse Manager - HVIS - Prep & Hold

Job Requisition #: JR55147

End Date: 10/29/2021

Location: Newark, Delaware

Position Type: Management/Executive, Nursing

Shift: Day Shift, Rotation Day/Evening

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ChristianaCare has the prestigious Magnet® designation with two acute care hospitals located in Wilmington and Newark, Delaware. The Christiana Care Center for Heart & Vascular Health in the Bank of America Pavilion is among the largest, most capable regional heart centers on the East Coast. It is the only center in the region that integrates in a single location and under one roof cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, vascular interventional

radiology, cardiology and interventional nephrology. 

ChristianaCare is seeking an Assistant Nurse Manager for our Heart & Vascular Interventional Services Prep and Hold Department. 

In this role you will assist the Nurse Manager in the overall administrative direction for the clinical practice of nursing and delivery of high quality and cost effective care to all patients utilizing the services of this area.

  • Shares 24-hour responsibility and accountability for all aspects of daily operational activity with the Nurse Manager.
  • In collaboration with the Nurse Manager directly supervises all nursing and technical personnel: Assesses competency of staff, Oversees daily staffing and scheduling needs of the department, Evaluates staff performance, Counsels staff members when performance issues are identified.
  • Participates in all hiring, promotion, salary adjustment, and termination decisions. Functions as a highly visible role model, demonstrating quality expertise and professional behaviors which support professional development of staff and the strategic goals of CCHS.
  • Identifies and develops strategies to improve the overall knowledge base and professionalism of staff.
  • Directs, mentors and supports all level of staff on the floor.
  • Identifies potential future leaders and engages in succession planning.
  • Analyzes administrative and operational functions; implements appropriate changes and system wide improvements.
  • Develops, implements and monitors performance improvement and patient safety initiatives.


  • BSN required.  Masters degree in Nursing preferred
  • Three years' appropriate clinical experience in specialty area required
  • Leadership experience preferred
  • Cardiac experience required. Critical Care experience strongly preferred.
  • Appropriate clinical certification required

This position is primarily a Day/Evening rotation.  However, based on department needs, the hours can vary.  On-call is also required. 

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For the Love of Health.

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At ChristianaCare, we’re committed to treating everyone with dignity and respect. We believe in a safe, inclusive work environment that fosters collaboration between caregivers from all walks of life. We know that each unique viewpoint is vital in delivering high-quality, safe patient care to everyone who walks through our doors. Our policies, benefits, hiring practices, employee resource groups, and corporate citizenship demonstrate our commitment to inclusion and diversity throughout our system.

Why do we embrace inclusion and diversity? For the Love of Health.

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We serve together in Love and Excellence. Our unique values, Love and Excellence are bold and powerful, and they are the reason why working for ChristianaCare is special. The behaviors associated with our values guide how caregivers interact with everyone they work with and make for an exceptional work experience. We believe that when you lead with Love, Excellence is inevitable.


ChristianaCare’s comprehensive total rewards package is one of the most competitive in the region. We are proud to offer excellent benefits that reflect the organization’s commitment to being exceptional today and even better tomorrow.

At ChristianaCare, we provide access to high-quality and affordable benefits designed to meet our caregivers where they are. You can tailor your benefits to meet your needs now and adjust them as your priorities change.

Take advantage of ChristianaCare’s wide-ranging benefit offerings from supporting optimal health through medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage to valuable wellness and work/life programs, which include paid parental leave, coverage for infertility and assisted reproductive technologies, an employer-funded short-term disability program, and more.

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