Nursing Supervisor




Full Time

Night Shift

8p - 8a

Bachelor's Degree
RN Required or Eligible
4 years of experience required

Riverside Tappahannock Hospital is seeking a full time Nursing Supervisor to join our team! 

Job Summary: Works under the supervision of the Nurse Exec and/or Nursing Directors and assumes responsibility for the smooth and effective operation of the hospital in the absence of the Administrator and/or Director of Nursing. Assists team members in the interpretation and application of facility policy. Coordinates the provision of appropriate staffing levels and resources for quality patient care. Makes rounds throughout the facility to assess facility operations and respond effectively to situations that arise. This position must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served within Facility. The Nursing Supervisor may work in a variety of settings and roles within Riverside Health System. May perform in RN role by assessment, planning, implementing, and evaluating the total nursing care of assigned patients. The Nursing Supervisor utilizes communication, critical thinking, problem solving, and decision making to oversee patient care throughout facility based on physiological, psychosocial and cultural diversity. Responsible for supervising and delegating non-professional personnel working directly with him/her to ensure optimum patient care. Works collaboratively with the leadership team to provide a comprehensive range of services for clinical care associated with and in accordance with standards of excellence established by Riverside Health system and facility goals and strategic plans.

About Riverside Tappahannock Hospital: 

Riverside Tappahannock Hospital is a 67-bed facility caring for citizens in the Tappahannock, Essex, King & Queen, King William counties and the Northern Neck counties of Richmond, Westmoreland, Northumberland, and Lancaster. Riverside Tappahannock Hospital was recently awarded 2nd place in the "Best Hospital" category in Best of Virginia 2017 by Virginia Living Magazine. Tappahannock is a wonderful and small town located on the banks of the Rappahannock River. There is a relaxing, laid-back feel to the town and its close proximity to water means that leisure activities are usually centered around "the river." There are marinas and public launch sites for boating and fishing as well as public parks to enjoy the water. Downtown Tappahannock also offers local shops and restaurants with a feel that is unique to this region.  We strive every day to earn the trust of patients and family members with the state-of-the-art medical care, compassionate professionals and concern for the communities we serve. We offer a wide variety of services available, ranging from traditional hospital care to intensive care, including sophisticated diagnostics, home care and physician specialists in most fields.


Education: BSN preferred. Specialty certification in field highly encouraged.

Certifications and Licensure: Licensed RN or board eligible by the State of Virginia or compact state. CPR Certification Required. ACLS certification required based on facility specific needs. 

Experience: Minimum 4 years of nursing experience preferably in an acute care setting.  


Hours: Mostly 8p - 8a with ability to flex.