Nurse (LPN/RN)

Nebraska Department of Correctional Services - NCCW   York, NE   Full-time     Nursing
Posted on September 17, 2021
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NURSES - LPN $18.00 - RN $25.012/hour BASE RATE

FULL-TIME AND PART-TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE. SALARY BASED ON EXPERIENCE INCLUDING SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL -E. Regular work hours are variable and will include some weekend, holiday, and on-call hours. Hours may vary depending on facility needs.

Examples of Work

Under limited supervision of a Nursing Director/Associate or Nurse Supervisor, provides professional nursing care for ill, injured, or disabled inmates. Provides clinical direction and guidance to Licensed Practical Nurses and direct care staff, provides direct patient nursing care and treatment within the scope of licensure, in a correctional setting. Performs patient care in a clinic or hospital setting. Administer medications, transcribe and carry out doctor's orders, assess patients utilizing protocols, triage. Assist in moving patients.

Qualifications / Requirements

REQUIREMENT: Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Nebraska or authority based on the Nurse Licensure Compact to practice as a Registered Nurse in Nebraska.

PREFERRED: Experience in assigning, reviewing, leading, or supervising the work of others.

OTHER: Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. with assistance. Will complete four to eight weeks of on the job training. Applicants accepting a job offer must pass the pre-employment medical examination and a drug test. Once at the Staff Training Academy, must successfully complete the fully paid Nebraska Department of Correctional Services' Pre-service Training Program.

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