State Of North Carolina Greenville , NC 27833
Posted 2 months ago
Description of Work
This is a REPOST of position 60057658. Previous applicants need to reapply.
This position is currently located within the Department of Public Safety but will transfer to the Department of Adult Correction when it is established on January 1st, 2023.
Welcome to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety (DPS), Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice, Section of Prisons Administration. The Department of Public Safety is the largest state agency with 26,000 employees. Our Agency is responsible for safeguarding and preserving the lives and property of its citizens through prevention, protection, and preparation.
If you are looking for a rewarding career, please consider the Nurse Consultant I opportunity with the North Carolina Department of Public Safety. This is a full-time position (40 hours per week) with State Benefits, including health insurance, paid vacation, paid sick time, paid holidays, as well as retirement.
Position is responsible for the regional nursing orientation, continuing education, professional development and training for health services staff in the Eastern Region of the Department of Public Safety. The main office is in Greenville, North Carolina and travel within the Region and state is required.Duties of the position include assisting with the development, implementation and evaluation of the DPS Health Services Education and Competency Program; statewide and facility orientation, competency assessments, annual training needs assessment, continuing education, in-service education and annual evaluation of the program; education a support to all nursing disciplines and other related Health Services staff; developing and awarding continuing education hours following the NCNA/ACC guidelines; serves as a resource and consultant to the facility staff; Serves as mentor, preceptor and assist with orientation skill development, prepares educational offerings using varied learning methods.
Applicants should have proficient communication skills both auditory and visual and have Strong computer skills in the Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Must possess knowledge of audio visual equipment set up. On occasion, may be required to assist with staffing at facilities during staffing shortages.
Note to Current State Employees: The Salary Grade for this position is MH16.
State employees are encouraged to apply for positions of interest even if the salary grade is the same as, or lower than, their current position. If selected for this position, a new salary will be recalculated taking into consideration the quantity of relevant education and experience, funding availability, and internal equity. Based upon these factors, a pay increase/decrease MAY result. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies
The Knowledge, Skills and Abilities listed below, along with the Minimum Education and Experience requirements, are REQUIRED to qualify for this position. We will not review resumes in lieu of Experience and Education listed on the application. Click these links for additional information:Introduction to the Job ApplicationandAddressing Knowledge, Skills and Abilities. (Note: These links were created for applicants of Dept. of Public Safety jobs and may not reflect the policies or procedures of other State agencies.)
To qualify for this position, applicants must document in the Description of Work section of their application that they possess ALL of the following were applicable:
Documented working experience in professional nursing, techniques and practices
Documented working experience in planning, implementing and evaluating patient care
Documented working experience in medications and carrying out prescribed treatments
Documented working experience in management and supervisory practices/procedures
Documented working experience maintaining records and reports
Documented working knowledge of local, state and federal regulations governing health care practices and of standards of accrediting bodies
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of North Carolina and one year of experience in the area of specialization.
Supplemental and Contact Information
The North Carolina Department of Public Safety (DPS) is an Equal Opportunity Employerwho embraces an Employment First philosophy which consists of complying with all federallaws, state laws and Executive Orders. We are committed to reviewing requests for reasonable accommodation at any time during the hiring process or while on the job.
DPS uses the Merit-Based Recruitment and Selection Plan to fill positions subject to the State Human Resources Act with the most qualified individuals. Hiring salary will be based on relevant qualifications, internal equity and budgetary considerations pertinent to the advertised position.
It is critical to our screening and salary determination process that applications contain comprehensive information. Information should be provided in the appropriate areas to include the beginning and ending dates of jobs worked, education with the date graduated, all work experience, and certificates / licenses.
Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing this application. Answers to Supplemental Questions must refer to education or work experience listed on this application to receive credit. Degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Applicants seeking Veteran's Preference must attach aDD-214 Member-4 Form(Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty) to their applications.
Applicants seeking National Guard Preference must attach a NGB 23A (RPAS) if they are a current member of the NC National Guard in good standing. If a former member of the NC National Guard who served for at least 6 years and was discharged under honorable conditions, they must attach either a DD256 or NGB 22.
If applicants earned college credit hours but did not complete a degree program, they must attach an unofficial transcript to each application to receive credit for this education.
If applying for a position certified through the NC Dept. of Justice - Criminal Justice Standards Division, click this link for specific certification requirements: Correctional & Probation/Parole Officer Certification.
The NC Dept. of Public Safety must adhere to the US Dept. of Justice Final Rule on the "National Standards to Prevent, Detect, and Respond to Prison Rape." Click this link for information on hiring and promotion prohibition requirements for all positions in the NC Dept. of Public Safety:PREA Hiring and Promotion Prohibitions.
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