Nurse Admin./Manager I (Nurse Manager I/Permanent Charge Nurse) (Wshpi)

South Carolina Job Board Columbia , SC 29209

Posted 2 days ago

Job Responsibilities Benefits Supplemental QuestionsAdditional

The Department of Mental Health is a drug-free workplace. All candidates will be required to pass a mandatory pre-employment drug test.

This position is located within the Division of Inpatient Services' William S. Hall Psychiatric Institute. Address: 220 Faison Drive, Columbia, SC 29203

Supplemental location pay applies to C.M. Tucker Jr Nursing Care Center & Bryan Psychiatric Hospital facilities. Must meet direct-care qualifications.

Under the direct supervision the of the Nurse Manager III the Nurse Manager I/Charge Nurse performs direct patient care utilizing advanced psychiatric treatment interventions. On assigned two (2) units, plans, implements, assigns and evaluates the delivery of patient care; coordinates, implements and evaluates nursing services on designed units WSHPI; functions as a representative of nursing administration on days, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.

This advertisement is for two (2) vacancies. Both positions currently pending approval.


Minimum and Additional

Requirements:

State Requirement: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and related nursing experience.

Agency Requirement: A bachelor's degree in nursing; or a three (3) year diploma in nursing; or an associate degree in nursing and at least two (2) years of clinical nursing experience in either psychiatric, geriatric, or medical-surgical nursing, as appropriate to the employing facility. Must be licensed by the South Carolina State board of Nursing as a Registered Nurse.

Note: If any Agency Requirements are listed above, applicants must also meet those requirements to be considered for the position. Salary may vary depending on experience and qualifications.

Additional Comments:

Supplemental questions are considered part of your official application. Please complete the state application to include all current and previous work history and education.

A resume may be attached, but not substituted for completing work history and education sections of the employment application. The employment application will be considered incomplete and not forwarded.

If the position that you are applying for requires a college degree, you will be required to provide a certified official transcript for the highest level of education you have completed upon job offer. Failure to produce an official transcript may result in termination.

If you have ever been convicted of a misdemeanor or felony criminal offense (other than in a Juvenile Court), you MUST list this information (unless you have taken steps to expunge your record.) This includes fraudulent checks, driving under suspension, disorderly conduct, shoplifting, etc.

*Please note that conviction of a criminal offense does not bar you from employment in all cases; each conviction is evaluated individually. However, failure to list convictions is considered falsification of the application and WILL BE grounds for termination, if hired.

It is your responsibility to know what is on your criminal record. If you have charges on your record that appear without a court disposition (result) you may be asked to provide that information if selected for employment. If you have questions, please inquire before you complete your application.



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