Atlantic Health System

Assistant Nurse Manager, I/P Psychiatric unit

Job Location(s) US-NJ-Newton
Position Type
Newton Medical Center


Atlantic Health System is seeking a Full-time Assistant Nurse Manager in the I/P Psychiatric unit at Newton Medical Center to work day shift 7a-3:30p. Newton Medical Center has achieved the Pathway to Excellence® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.


  • Candidate will have the ability to utilize the nursing process to assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate the plan of care for the patients served. Through the model of Shared Governance, collaborate with all members of the health care team with a focus on promoting evidenced based care within a healing culture for the patient population served and their families.
  • Candidate will demonstrate and embrace the PRIDE core values (Purpose, Respect, Innovation, Diversity & Inclusion, and Extraordinary Caring) in every aspect of their job.
  • Candidate must have excellent communication and computer skills.
  • Collaborates with Nurse Manager to ensure fiscal accountability.
  • Assists with staffing, scheduling, hiring and disciplining.
  • Follows up with any employee issues or concerns, and keeps manager informed.
  • Assists with STCF Data collection and reporting, and preparation for re-designation licensing inspection.
  • Responsibility to monitor all team members for the completion of mandatory education requirements, BLS, Nursing license, and additional education and on-going in-services.
  • Provide notification and education to team members related to product, practice & standards news flashes and informatics updates. Completion and reporting of monthly hand hygiene audits.



  • Detail oriented individual who can organize the orienting/mentoring of new team members, and monitor completion of all team member

Minimum Education:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Graduate of an accredited Nursing program


  • BSN Preferred


  • Valid New Jersey Nursing License required
  • BLS required
  • ACLS preferred

Relevant Experience:

  • 3-5 years of behavioral health nursing experience and knowledge of STCF regulation/standards of involuntary patients preferred

About Us

Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined with the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 14th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families, and our employees.

EEO Statement

Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and, therefore, abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, sexual or affectional orientation, national origin or nationality, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, protected veteran status, ancestry, marital status.  


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