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Universal Health Services
Waverly, TN 37185
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One of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenues exceeding$10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune, ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 87,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 350 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

Natchez Trace Youth Academy is located in the beautiful central hills of Tennessee, between two magnificent rivers, NTYA is a highly-structured 115-bed cognitive behavioralresidential treatment centerserving adolescent males ages 11-17 years old. We help our residents to refocus their thinking patterns in order to improve their actions/behavior.Our diverse team works together to facilitate the changes that become an investment in the future of each young mans life and his familys life. Check us out on the web at www.natcheztraceyouthacademy.com to learn more about us!

Natchez Trace Youth Academy is seeking a dynamic and talentedDIRECTOR OF OPERATIONSto join our team of compassionate, dedicated professionals. The DOO implements the strategies of the CEO and corporation by ensuring the facility runs efficiently and effectively to maximize quality of services and profitability. Assumes responsibility for managing the daily operations, ensures compliance with facility program, CARF, federal, state, local and other regulatory agency standards, and serves as acting Administrator in the absence of the CEO. This position reports directly to the CEO.

Job Requirements
  • Directs effective quality operations to maximize return on investment and community reputation.
  • Implements and maintains operating cost controls in the areas of staffing, supplies, purchased services, transportation, etc.
  • Develops and provides quality programs and service focusing on superior clinical outcomes for all residents.
  • Directsand developsstaff by utilizing effective leadership skills:ensures training,coaching, mentoring, performance reviews, and continuous engagement.


Master's Degree from an accredited university in Social Services, Healthcare Administration or related field. A minimum of 5 years supervisory experience in residential setting strongly preferred. A Bachelor's degree in social Services, Healthcare Administration or related field with 5-10 years of progressive experience working with at-risk youth in a residential setting may be substituted for Master's Degree level.

This opportunity provides the following:

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
  • Competitive compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision, LTD, STD, Life insurance, Prescription Drug Plan, EAP, and Perks At Work discount program
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Generous Paid Time Off
Posted: 2020-01-22 Expires: 2020-04-02

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