RN Team Lead - Operating Room, Transplant



City
Phoenix
State
Arizona
Telecommute
No
Department
Surgery
Position description
The RN Team Leader acts as a formal and informal leader on the unit. The TL participates and collaborates with the management staff to assist with the daily planning and coordination of the assigned work unit. The TL delegates patient care according to skill level, experience, patient acuity, fiscal accountability and availability of resources. The Team Leader provides leadership through activities that include development of staff, teaching, precepting, committee work, quality improvements and participation in evidence based practice and research. The TL is accountable for the coordination of nursing care, including direct patient care, patient/family education and transitions of care. The TL supports professional nursing practice across practice settings and across the continuum of care to meet the needs of the patient and family. The TL will function within the Mayo Nursing Care Model, which includes accountability for planning, implementing, evaluating and communicating all phases of nursing care for assigned patients. The ANA Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice provide a basis for the practice of the RN.
Qualifications
Associate's degree or diploma in Nursing.
Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing (BN) from an accredited nursing program preferred.
If new to the Department of Nursing or new to the position with an RN start date after January 1, 2013, must obtain baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program within six years of start date.
Hire date after January 1, 2019, must obtain baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program within five years of start date.

One year of operating room experience as an RN is also required. Transplant experience is strongly preferred.
Additional qualifications
Experience working in a team environment.
Ability to work autonomously and in a team environment, making decisions and directing work and patient flow to achieve maximum work unit efficiency.
Demonstrated leadership, effective communicator, and excellent critical thinking skills.
Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the work setting.

Computer skills required, prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred.
Demonstrated knowledge and proficiency in work unit specialty area preferred.

Ability to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, nights, holidays, and weekends and on-call.

Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals.
License or certification
Current RN licensure from Arizona. Or valid Compact State License with AZ license obtained within 90 days of start date.
Basic Life Support certification is required upon hire and must be valid for 90 days or greater from start date.

Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) competency.

Additional specialty certification/training as required by the work area.

Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $37.94 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80
Schedule details
This position is Monday-Friday 6:45am-3:15pm. This position is a Team Lead over Transplant of Liver, Kidney, and Kidney/Pancreas. Leadership call is required for this position on the weekends, but does not need to live within 30 minutes.
Weekend schedule
Per leadership call and per department needs.
Site description
Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
Category
Nursing
Career profile
Nursing
Job posting number
129600BR
Recruiter
Karen Teetzel
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).