Job Description

Extended Job Title
Assistant Director of Nurses Ft. Stockton/Lynaugh

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
691014 - Ft. Stockton Lynaugh Unit

Position Description
Supervises and delegates nursing care to members of the health team. May perform nursing care based on staffing needs. Functions within legal scope of practice and in accordance with the policies and procedures of the organization and practice setting. Plans, organizes, directs, and evaluates patient care services.  Provides supervision and direction to subordinate nursing staff to ensure a safe, efficient, and professional environment.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Professional/Personal Reference, Professional License/Certification

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
  • Ensures nursing staff are properly educated and supervised to perform job functions.
  • Monitors communication of patient data using Electronic Health Record to support decision making for delivery of optimal patient care. 
  • Monitors communication of patient data using Electronic Health Record to support decision making for delivery of optimal patient care. 
  • Investigate quality of care concerns
  • Responsible for nursing service aspects of Quality Improvement, ORA, ATC and other audit surveys
Work is performed under general supervision with intellectual freedom, autonomy to nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit.
This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC:
* ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission
* KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude
* INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking 
* VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit
* BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
4855.33 (Negotiable - Salary commensurate upon experience and qualifications)

Pay Basis

Work Location
Ft. Stockton

Preferred Qualifications
  • CPR Certification
  • Basic Computer Skills.
  • Previous Specialty/Specialty experience in area where applying.

HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

Ft. Stockton Lynaugh Unit

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Business Professionals

Occasional Duties
As assigned.
Benefits Offered
*  Generous paid time off, sick leave, and holiday schedule
*  100% paid health insurance for full time employees, 50% paid for dependents
*  Dental, vision, long-term, and short-term disability benefits.
*  State of Texas pension plan that vests in 5 years.
*  State Employee tuition forgiveness and tuition assistance for continuing education
*  Medical liability insurance for all licensed health care employees.
*  And much more.


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
License/Certification: * Current RN license in the State of Texas or ability to obtain a Texas license. Education: * Graduated from an approved accredited nursing program. Experience: * At least four years in nursing, with at least two of those years in a supervisory capacity.

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