Interim Nurse Manager, Step Down Unit

Confidential | Springfield, Massachusetts 01199

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: November 23, 2022
Opportunity Code: 31991


Join a Massachusetts Medical Center as their new Interim Nurse Manager, Step Down Unit! 

The Position

  • The Interim Nurse Manager, Step Down Unit, is responsible for the day-to-day operations within the unit, and will work collaboratively with the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), including the oversight of approximately 96 FTEs.  
  • Will instill structure and will hold staff members accountable to ensure that rounds are consistently completed within the 42-bed unit.  
  • This leader will assist with staffing and recruitment initiatives, and will support staff members by remaining visible, approachable, and honest to guarantee a high level of trust and transparency throughout the unit. 
  • Seeking a compassionate leader who will be able to display strong technical and clinical skills, while simultaneously maintaining a positive work environment. 


  • Bachelor’s degree is required. 
  • Active RN license is required.

The Community 

  • Springfield, Massachusetts, is New England’s fourth largest city, perhaps best known as the birthplace of basketball and home of the Basketball Hall of Fame.
  • Resting along the banks of the Connecticut River, Springfield, Massachusetts, is located on the southern doorstep of the Pioneer Valley in Western Massachusetts, a region that's loved by outdoorsy types for its natural beauty and abundant hiking trails.
  • Springfield is about three hours from New York City, 90 minutes from Boston and roughly 30 minutes from Hartford, Connecticut.

Interim Leadership with B.E. Smith

  • Interim leadership gives you the chance to make immediate and lasting improvements. Learn more about being a B.E. Smith interim leader.
  • The industry’s best Interim Leaders and Consultants choose B.E. Smith because of the firm's innovative employment model. The employment relationship is structured to provide you all the benefits of employment, while maintaining the flexibility you enjoy as an independent contractor.
  • Upon accepting engagements, you may become eligible for a variety of benefits, including access to medical, dental and vision insurance; life insurance; AD&D; and a flexible spending account (The availability of some benefits depends on the type and duration of the engagement).
  • You are an employee of B.E. Smith. Taxes are withheld and B.E. Smith covers the employer portion of your FICA.
  • Each interim healthcare executive job has different travel requirements. Your travel, lodging and business expenses are covered by B.E. Smith and the client.
  • In a standard Interim Leadership arrangement, the client pays for travel home every other weekend.
  • The client will also provide you with a rental car, as well as lodging that is clean, safe and in close proximity to the organization. Each is furnished and has a kitchen.
  • Some positions have specific licensing requirements. Check out our compact nursing license map for details!
  • View AMN Healthcare’s current COVID-19 updates, including vaccination information. 



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