Job - RN Team Lead 8 South Radius

Carilion Clinic - Roanoke, Virginia

Forgot your password? Not registered? Start here.

RN Team Lead 8 South Radius

Carilion Clinic - Roanoke - VA Careers Responsibilities

Job Summary

8 South Radius PCU is a 12 bed medical-surgical unit caring for progressive care level patients.  8 South Radius specializes in the care of acutely ill adults with complex medical diagnoses requiring critical care monitoring. This unit has a mixed population of patients that allow nursing staff to build a wide variety of skills and fosters a broad wealth of knowledge for every team member.   Additionally, our unit can accommodate up to 3 mechanically ventilated patients. Nursing assignments are made on a shift-to-shift basis, taking into consideration staff skill levels and patient acuity to ensure we have the proper care needed for every patient every shift.   8 South Radius PCU is a teaching unit. The unit has focused care provided by our Faculty Medicine Team and their residents. Fast paced, high energy team environment. Our nurse to patient ratio is typically 4 patients to 1 nurse and our staff includes new graduates to experts with several years of nursing experience.  Our unit also utilizes nursing assistants and a monitor tech every shift to provide excellent patient care.

Support Carilion¬ís hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. Serves as a team leader, clinical resource person, role model, coach and facilitator for staff and department operations.  Has the responsibility and authority to lead their work group; resolve routine issues, and create a positive, productive and fiscally responsible work unit.  Stays aware of organization developments and initiatives that they can adopt for their work group.  Refers complex or potentially significant issues to manager/director, including issues regarding compensation, work hours, working conditions, hiring, and formal corrective action.  Initiates and facilitates effective open two-way communication and resolution of work site operational issues that support service area goals and objectives.  In addition to the lead responsibilities, provides professional care to patients of all ages within an assigned area.

Interested candidates may email, call or text: Emily Allen, (540) 983-4147 or (540) 400-2778 (for text) or

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of school of professional nursing of an accredited college.

Experience: Two years in clinical discipline preferred. One year in clinical discipline required with demonstrated clinical and leadership expertise.

Licensure/Certification: Currently licensed as Registered Nurse in Virginia or eligible to obtain Virginia RN licensure. Obtain CPR, and as needed ACLS, PALS, NRP certifications.

Other: Computer skills required for electronic medical record (EPIC). For Psychiatry and Behavioral Health De-escalation training must be successfully completed within four months of hire and then maintained going forward.  Successfully complete orientation and competency requirements. 

More Open Positions at Carilion Clinic

Please enter a name and valid email address.