Senior Director of Perioperative Services

Children's Health | Dallas, Texas 75235

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: May 24, 2022
Opportunity Code: 30883


Join One of the Nation’s Top-Ranked Pediatric Hospitals as Senior Director of Perioperative Services!


The Position

  • The Senior Director of Perioperative Services will provide leadership and oversight for all Perioperative Services departments, covering 14 OR’s, four multipurpose rooms, four GI rooms and eight satellite surgery center OR’s.
  • The Senior Director will identify and execute strategies to enhance the quality of patient care through enhanced teamwork and close collaboration with hospital leaders at all levels. 
  • Reporting to the Senior Vice President of Patient Care, the Senior Director of Perioperative Services will be supported by a team of directors, medical staff and managers across multiple campus locations.
  • The Senior Director will be responsible developing and evaluating staff selection, training and retention strategies. As well as collaborating with leadership in each of the departments to develop and/or revise standards of care with attention to evidence-based practice. 
  • The ideal candidate will be a confident, subject matter expert in their field and serve as a model employee for future leaders. This candidate will have excellent communication skills and demonstrate servant leadership style in order to help elevate all team members experience/engagement.
  • Minimum five years clinical experience, preferably in pediatric nursing, and five years previous experience working in a nursing leadership role at a director level or above is required. 
  • BSN degree required; Masters required.

The Organization

  • Children’s Health, a not-for-profit hospital system with two full-service hospitals licensed for 610 beds and four outpatient centers, is one of the largest and top-ranked pediatric hospitals in the United States.
  • For more than 100 years, CHST mission has been to make life better for children. The organization has a long-standing commitment to their community that includes not only high-quality patient care but also advocacy, education and preventive care.
  • Children’s Health has held the AANC Magnet® designation for nursing excellence since 2009. They are nationally ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties byU.S. News & World Report, serve as the primary pediatric teaching facility forUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, and are recognized for quality care in every specialty.  
  • Children’s Health provides treatment for the full range of healthcare issues including advanced comprehensive treatment for the most acute and complex cases such as heart disease, cancer, and cystic fibrosis.
  • Children’s Health has been named for nine consecutive years as one of the 150 Best Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker’s Hospital Reviews and they have been ranked #26 on the Best Health Care Companies to Work For in Texas.

The Community 

  • Dallas, Texas, the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area, has no shortage of things to do; from Pritzker Prize-winning architecture to innovative dining and memorable entertainment, there’s plenty of sights to see for everyone of all ages.
  • If culture is what you crave then Dallas has enough award-winning Broadway productions, art-house theatres, comedy clubs, orchestral experiences and ballets to keep your interest peaked for many moons.
  • Take a trip outdoors to some great locations such as White Rock Lake, Klyde Warren Park, Katy Trail, or Dallas Arboretum.
  • From The Sixth Floor Museum and Dealey Plaza to the West End and Southfork Ranch, the city offers an array of historical sites to visit, explore and learn from.




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