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DSHS DDA Registered Nurse Supervisor

Company: State of Washington
Location: Olympia
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

DSHS Registered Nurse 4

We are seeking an experienced RN to be a Registered Nurse Supervisor (RN4) and join our team at Lakeland Village Residential Habilitation Center.

In this role, you'll supervise and direct a team of nurses.

Some of what you'll do

  • Hire, train, evaluate, and counsel staff; coordinate nursing activities
  • Conduct investigations for incident reports and fact-findings in situations as the need arises, which may include initiating appropriate action on subordinate staff
  • Initiate nursing reviews and participate in the statewide mortality reviews
  • Participate as a member of management in the development of facility practice protocols, nursing procedures/policies, and in-service education programs
  • Help ensure cottage environments are clean/safe and resident's rights are not abridged


What we're looking for: 

  • Registered Nurses who are eligible to be licensed in Washington State to practice as an RN 
  • Four years of professional nursing experience, including two years in a lead capacity over other nursing personnel. (A bachelor's degree or higher in nursing may be substituted for two years of non-supervisory experience). (One year of full-time experience teaching nursing may be substituted for a year of supervisory experience)
  • Graduation from an accredited school of nursing


  • A professional who brings compassion and the ability to work with a population of people who have intellectual and developmental disabilities in a residential setting 

If you have questions about the application process, email Anthony Distefano, Recruiter, at distear@dshs.wa.gov and reference job number 05294Prior to a new hire, a background check including criminal record history may be conducted. Information from the background check will not necessarily preclude employment but will be considered in determining the applicant's suitability and competence to perform in the job. This announcement may be used to fill multiple vacancies. Employees driving on state business must have a valid driver's license. Employees driving a privately owned vehicle on state business must have liability insurance on the privately owned vehicle.


Washington State Department of Social and Health Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in any area of employment, its programs or services on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, marital status, race, creed, color, national origin, religion or beliefs, political affiliation, military status, honorably discharged veteran, Vietnam Era, recently separated or other protected veteran status, the presence of any sensory, mental, physical disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability, equal pay or genetic information. Persons requiring accommodation in the application process or this job announcement in an alternative format may contact the Recruiter at (360) 725-5810. Applicants who are deaf or hard of hearing may call through Washington Relay Service by dialing 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6384.


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Keywords: State of Washington, Olympia , DSHS DDA Registered Nurse Supervisor, Other , Olympia, Washington

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