Hours: Part-time: 5pm-9pm, M-F, +Scheduled Call
Hiring Range: $25.43 - $39.00
This position is perfect for an experienced RN who enjoys working with youth and is comfortable working independently. Located at Stonewall Jackson Youth Development Center, this position is part of a team of five nursing professionals that provide care and health education to the youth at the center.
Education: Graduation from a four-year college or university with a B.S. Degree in Nursing which includes a Public Health Nursing rotation required.
Experience: Minimum of four years nursing experience required.
License: Registered Nurse in North Carolina required.
Provides illness, injury assessments, interventions and follow-up.
Provides identification, assessment, planning, interviewing and evaluation of juveniles health concerns.
Interprets health status of juveniles to direct care staff.
Initiates referrals to medical provider, as well outside providers, as necessary, for urgent and emergent needs.
Provides on-going health counseling with students and direct care staff.
Maintains, evaluates, and interprets cumulative health data to accommodate individual needs of students.
Plans and implements center management protocols for students with special health needs. Administers medications and/or treatment plans
Skills & Abilities:
Ability to deal tactfully with others and to exercise good judgment in appraising situations and making decisions;
Secure the cooperation of students, to elicit needed information and to maintain effective working relationships;
Accurately record services rendered and to interpret and explain records, reports and medical instructions.
Some ability to plan, coordinate, and supervise the work of others.
General knowledge of and skill in the application of nursing theory, practices, principles, and techniques employed in the field of public health and related programs.
Working knowledge of current social and economic problems relating to healthcare.
Working knowledge of available resources and organizations.
The benefits package includes retirement (NC Local Government Retirement System), 401k with match, dental, vision, life, disability, paid vacation, paid sick, and more.
Cabarrus Health Alliance