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Travel Nursing Supervisor Jobs

House supervisors are registered nurses who specialize in supervising and coordinating nurses and support staff to ensure patients have adequate care coverage. They’re responsible for maintaining a safe, smooth operation within a facility by managing healthcare teams, monitoring patient flow, and handling administrative responsibilities. House supervisors are the critical link between hospital management and clinical care, which can be stressful, yet rewarding to RNs who enjoy a challenging leadership role.

House supervisors are in-demand specialists with house supervisor jobs on Vivian available at prestigious facilities around the nation or you can create a profile and let the job offers come to you.

We currently have 218 matching Nursing Supervisor jobs.

View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorStability Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Phoenix, Arizona
Stability Healthcare
9 hours ago
$4,442/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorTotalMed Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
San Francisco, California
TotalMed Staffing
2 days ago
$4,425/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Santa Clara, California
TotalMed Staffing
2 days ago
$4,364/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Redwood City, California
TotalMed Staffing
2 days ago
$4,337/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorTotalMed Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Oakland, California
TotalMed Staffing
2 days ago
$4,299/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorStability Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Riverside, California
Stability Healthcare
11 hours ago
$4,136/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Vallejo, California
Stability Healthcare
2 hours ago
$4,108/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorAscend National Healthcare Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Women and Infants Hospital
Providence, Rhode Island
Ascend National Healthcare Staffing
3 hours ago
$4,032/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorStability Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Montrose, Colorado
Stability Healthcare
3 hours ago
$3,066/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorMynela Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
A.O. Fox Hospital
Oneonta, New York
Mynela Staffing
4 hours ago
$2,508/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorStability Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Riverside, California
Stability Healthcare
2 hours ago
$2,304/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorFocus Staff
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Oneonta, New York
Focus Staff
2 hours ago
$2,171/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorAscend National Healthcare Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Kindred Hospital
Riviera Beach, Florida
Ascend National Healthcare Staffing
3 hours ago
$2,142/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorArdor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Meriden, Connecticut
Ardor Health Solutions
5 hours ago
Location: Meriden, CT Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Supervisor - SUPERVISOR to join our travel team in Meriden, CT! This is a full time travel contract positio ...
$1,822/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorArdor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Woodbridge, Connecticut
Ardor Health Solutions
5 hours ago
Location: Woodbridge, CT Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Supervisor - SUPERVISOR to join our travel team in Woodbridge, CT! This is a full time travel contract p ...
$1,822/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorFocus Staff
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Woodbridge, Connecticut
Focus Staff
20 hours ago
$1,822/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorFocus Staff
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Meriden, Connecticut
Focus Staff
20 hours ago
$1,822/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorCareStaff Partners
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Woodbridge, Connecticut
CareStaff Partners
a day ago
$1,768/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorCareStaff Partners
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Meriden, Connecticut
CareStaff Partners
a day ago
$1,768/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - House SupervisorCareStaff Partners
Travel Nurse RN - House Supervisor
Wyncote, Pennsylvania
CareStaff Partners
a day ago
$1,768/wk
Travel contract
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What are the best agencies for Nursing Supervisor jobs?

The agencies on Vivian that currently have the most Nursing Supervisor jobs are Stability Healthcare (51), Ardor Health Solutions (34), and Coast Medical Service (32).

What does a nursing house supervisor do?

Nursing house supervisors are primarily in a position of supervision that requires them to lead a team of nurses and other support staff as they care for patients. House supervisors continuously oversee patient care and handle all types of staffing issues, including assigning, monitoring, directing, and educating nursing and support staff. Other common duties include:

  • Handling employee injuries and sick calls

  • Assisting with nursing staff schedules

  • Providing nursing staff with clinical instructions and guidance

  • Providing clinical support to the nursing team when needed

  • Providing support and coordination during patient emergencies

  • Responding to complaints about patient care

  • Identifying any issues that affect desired patient outcomes

  • Forwarding issues of concern to senior administrators

  • Performing administrative duties and completing clerical work

  • Transferring information to relevant departments

  • Contributing to staff performance evaluations

  • Providing input on hiring, training, and directing staff

Where do nursing house supervisors work?

House supervisor nurses oversee nursing staff and perform administrative duties at hospitals, medical centers, and other healthcare facilities. In a hospital setting, they may serve as a resource to unit managers for staffing policies and facility-wide issues. House supervisors also may find employment at private clinics, skilled nursing facilities, and other healthcare institutions with large numbers of nursing and support staff.

What skills make a good nursing house supervisor?

Good house supervisors are excellent leaders with exceptional managerial skills, which allows them to effectively deal with staff supervision and managing patient care issues. They have in-depth knowledge of best practices in healthcare, which allows them to perform in any clinical area to some extent. Successful house supervisors are proficient in recordkeeping and patient management systems and have a high level of flexibility and adaptability to efficiently manage in an ever-changing work environment. Their interpersonal, oral/written communication, and active listening skills allow them to be diplomatic, promote a collaborative atmosphere, and motivate employees to achieve excellence in their healthcare roles. House supervisors also have highly developed teaching, decision making, organization, delegating, problem-solving, and conflict resolution skills.

How to become a Travel Nursing House Supervisor

Ideally, an RN wanting to become a travel nursing house supervisor will have a bachelor’s degree in nursing, an RN license for the state of employment or a multi-state/compact nursing license if applicable, and three to five years of experience in a supervisory/leadership role. Because house supervisors are expected to perform to some degree in any clinical area, there are several preferred/required certifications. These include Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, and Neonatal Resuscitation Program certifications, along with trauma education.

Certification as a nursing manager/leader can help RNs promote their competence as a house supervisor because it demonstrates they have the skills to supervise others. There are recognized nursing organizations with valuable credentials. The American Nurses Credential Center (ANCC) offers Nurse Executive Certification (NE-BC) for nurses accountable for a single group of nursing and non-nursing staff and Nurse Executive, Advanced Certification (NEA-BC) for nurses in charge of multiple groups of nurses. The American Organizational for Nursing Leadership (AONL) offers credentials for Certified Nurse Manager and Leader and Certified in Executive Nursing Practice.

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Travel Nurse Pay Breakdown

Posted on Jun 30, 2021
One of the biggest benefits of travel nursing is being able to move around freely and explore the country, often making significantly more money than you would as a staff nurse. Travel nursing pay is often based on demand for nurses, and travel nurses need to decide if they are willing to be flexible with…

How Does Travel Nursing Work?

Posted on Jun 24, 2021
Travel nurses and other temporary healthcare workers are used to fill temporary holes in staffing while the facilities hire new workers, or to help cover another staff member’s leave. Hospitals, long term care facilities, home health systems, clinics, and many other sites hire travelers to help them fill their schedules. Travel nurses usually work for…
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How to Make the Most Money as a Travel Nurse

Posted on Jun 20, 2021
So many factors contribute to the income of a travel nurse. Variables like specialty, location, tax-free stipend eligibility, and housing situation can all have an effect on the take-home salary of a travel nurse. We’ve put together the ultimate guide to help you make the most as possible!  Use Vivian! Vivian works with multiple agencies,…

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Posted on Apr 07, 2021
The island of St. Thomas, in the U.S. Virgin Islands (U.S.V.I.), is a haven for turquoise waters, pristine beaches, and water sports of all kinds. The weather borders on perfect with mild temps year round, and an ocean breeze that keeps you cool at night. St. Thomas is also a hot spot for travel nurses!…

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