Operated by Methodist Home for Children in partnership with the Department of Public Safety, the assessment center provides a comprehensive juvenile assessment in a residential setting with the goal of matching the youth to the most appropriate services in his or her community. The Center serves Level II offenders between the ages of 10 and 17.
The Registered Nurse is primarily responsible for providing health assessments for all youth admitted to the Assessment Center and providing consultation to the Assessment Center staff regarding youth medical needs.
This is a part-time opportunity offering a flexible work schedule on an as-needed basis, approximately 10-15 hours/week. This position is located in Asheville, NC.
Conduct physical exams for all youth admitted to the Assessment Center within 24 hours of admission.
Work with Operations Manager to review standard operating procedures regarding healthcare services.
Provide oversight for medication administration and record keeping protocols.
Responding to the youth medical needs, such as sick call, regular medical assessments, and daily triage of injuries and illnesses.
Bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited college or university. Licensed by the North Carolina State Board of Nursing. Minimum of one (1) year experience working with youth and adolescents.
Methodist Home For Children