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Registered Nurse - Temporary

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Please provide 3 professional references.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Department Student Health Center - 40210
Vacancy Number
Working Title Registered Nurse - Temporary
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Competency Level
Job Category Student Affairs
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Brief Description of Work for this Position

Provides professional nursing care and treatment to patients in accordance with medical protocols. Work includes conducting needs assessments; developing, implementing and evaluating treatment plans; and providing patient care and education through case management. Professional nurses are responsible for appropriate treatment and medical documentation.

Responsibilities include: obtaining pertinent medical information during check-in; educating patients; providing care and treatment to patients consistent with nursing practice and theory; and administering vaccinations and performing basic laboratory tests. Must demonstrate the ability to accurately assess a patient’s medical problem.

Temporary positions available to assist during leave and recruitment.

Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of North Carolina.

Must demonstrate:
•a strong commitment to customer service and patient care
•ability to accurately assess a patient and perform clinical skills including administering medications and immunizations, drawing blood, starting IVs and performing EKGS
•ability to maintain confidentiality and the ability to handle situations with tact and discretion
•excellent communication skills (both oral and written) and the ability to communicate effectively to students, families, staff and faculty
•ability to work with a variety of staff across multiple disciplines
•ability to function independently, seeking input as needed, and the ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced, high-traffic environment.
•strong attention to detail

Certifications or licensure required to perform the essential functions of the position

• Graduate of a state accredited school of professional nursing
• Must be licensed to practice as a registered nurse in North Carolina, by the N.C. Board of Nursing
• Current CPR certification

Preferred formal education or training, professional skills and work experience

• A BSN is preferred
• Previous work experience in a college health setting is preferred

Work Hours Between 7:30AM - 5:30PM as needed
Work Days Monday - Friday as needed
Hours Per Week 5 - 40 hours per week as needed
Type of Position
Recruitment Range $25 an hour
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please provide 3 professional references.

Job Posting Date 10/02/2017
Posting Close Date
EEO Statement

UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Number of Openings Multi-Positions

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of 3 Professional References
Optional Documents

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * How did you learn of this opportunity with UNC Wilmington?
    • UNCW LinkedIn Page
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    • InsideHigherEd.com
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