Under the direction of the Chief Executive Officer at Ancora Psychiatric Hospital has the executive level responsibility to oversee and direct the delivery of services by indirect care staff at the hospital to that may include the Business Office, Food Service, Maintenance, Scheduling and Information Technology. Works with senior executives to forecast plans and implement long range strategies for the hospital. Provides reports, presentations, operational leadership and representation to the Chief Executive Office and Executive Management Committee. Responsible for ensuring that all work units in the facility are in compliance with Joint Commission and all accrediting surveys and government agencies. Ensures the indirect care staff performs well in an environment that optimizes patient safety and recovery. Responsible for staff, staffing plans and management of indirect care work hours. Allocates resources and develops efficiencies when necessary.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your resume and cover letter to PST.APH@doh.nj.gov
EDUCATION: Graduation from an accredited college or university, with a Master's degree in Hospital Administration, Public Administration, Public Health, Business Administration or Mental Health Administration, Psychology, Social Work, Nursing, Rehabilitation, or related field.
EXPERIENCE: Five (5) years of administrative experience managing a significant service of program in a psychiatric or general hospital, large mental health facility, or social services agency dealing with the mentally ill.
NOTE: Applicants who do not possess a Master's degree, may substitute one (1) year of additional experience as indicated above.
LICENSE: Appointee will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.
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