ID: 23547825
Location: San Francisco , CA - US
Practice Type: Hospital
Salary: Competitive
Duration: Full Time
Contact: Wendy Harris    Call: 214-632-5331
Posted: 11/16/2022


The Assistant Unit Director is involved in ensuring optimal patient outcomes through effective leadership and / or provision of patient care delivery in the Birth Center at the hospital. Promotes environment for a shared voice in nursing practice and exchange of ideas to continually improve nursing and patient care outcomes. Accountable for the quality, safety, and cost-effectiveness of patient care. Consults and collaborates with other health care professionals to coordinate the management of patient care. Serves as a resource to staff, physicians, students and others.

This position is a Monday - Friday, 10 hour night shift position.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing or higher level degree of nursing education
  • Minimum of two years of experience in Labor and Delivery
  • Demonstrated hospital management skills, with progressive expertise in patient care services. Knowledge to manage disaster incidents, critical events and ability to problem solve with critical thinking skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to create and maintain a climate for effective communication and collaborative decision making.
  • Knowledge of relevant healthcare information technology and patient care workflows and processes.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements, as well as related legislative, accreditation, licensing and compliance environments.


  • Active Registered Nurse licensure in the State of California
  • Active American Heart Association CPR Certification
  • Active American Heart Association NRP Certification

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong leadership, fiscal and operations management skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with physicians, management and staff from all disciplines. Ability to create and maintain a goal-oriented climate of teamwork, collaboration and consistent achievement of objectives.
  • Master's Degree in Nursing

Skills and Certifications:

CA RN license
Active AHA BLS
Active AHA NRP
Bachelor's of Science in Nursing
Minimum of two years of RN experience in Labor and Delivery