# Position Information## Job Description**Applications for this position must be submitted electronically through this website. Mailed, emailed, faxed, or hand delivered applications and r sum s will not be accepted.****_This is a wage position limited to working no more than 1,500 hours per agency during the 12 month period of May 1 - April 30, regardless of the hire date. The wage employment period resets on May 1 of the following year. All wage employees are limited to working no more than 29 hours per week on average over the 12-month period. This wage position offers no state benefits._**Part-time arrangement that provides scheduling relief to full-time nursing staff. Flexible staffing arrangement for nurses seeking additional hours - premium wage after training period. Provides professional nursing services, health care and treatment to offenders in an adult correctional institution. Assesses offenders' health problems and needs, prepares and administers prescribed medications, initiates emergency interventions, first aid measures, and assists physician. Develops and implements medical/nursing guidelines and maintains medical records. Provides training as necessary to staff and education to offenders about healthy lifestyles.## Minimum QualificationsGraduation from a recognized accredited school of Nursing. Licensed or eligible for licensure as a Registered Nurse by the Virginia Board of Nursing (or other states participating in the Nurse Licensure Compact). Possesses current CPR certification.## Preferred QualificationsPrefer experience working in a Corrections or Law enforcement environment. Prefer experience working with mental health patients. Prefer availability to work evenings and weekends.## Special RequirementsAll applicants are subject to a background investigation and pre-employment drug screen.The investigation may include: fingerprint checks (State Police, FBI); local agency checks; employment verification; verification of education (relevant to employment); credit checks; and other checks requested by the hiring authority.## Special Instructions to Applicants**Applications for this position must be submitted electronically through this website. Mailed, emailed, faxed, or hand delivered applications and r sum s will not be accepted.***Applications must include complete work history, including periods of unemployment if applicable.*This website will provide a confirmation of receipt when the application is submitted for consideration.Please refer to your RMS account for the status of your application and this position.This is a tobacco free facility. Use of all tobacco products is prohibited on site at all times.**Applicants who possess an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) or a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Form) as issued under the Department of Human Resources Management (DHRM) Policy 1.30 Layoff (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only), must attach these forms with their state application.**The Virginia Department of Corrections is an EEO employer. Reasonable accommodations are available upon request.AMERICORPS, PEACE CORPS, AND OTHER NATIONAL SERVICE ALUMNI ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY# Contact Information## NameHuman Resources## Phone276-###-###### FaxFAXED APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOR THIS POSITION## EmailEMAILED APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOR THIS POSITION## AddressMAILED APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOR THIS POSITION*Working Title:* Registered Nurse (RN): Registry Nurse (Wage) - #W0009*Role Title:* Registered Nurse I - 49112*Job Open Date:* 07/12/2019*Job Close Date:* 07/26/2019*Open Until Filled:* No*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?:* No*Hiring Range:* $34.00 Hourly*Agency:* Keen Mountain Correctional Ctr (768)*Agency Website:* Click Here for Agency Website*Location:* Buchanan - 027*Sublocation:* Vansant*Position Number:* W0009*Job Posting Number:* 1054661*Type of Recruitment:* General Public - G*Does this position have telework options?:* No*Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference:* No*Job Type:* Hourly/Wage*Job Type Detail:* Wage Non-Faculty- W-1*Pay Band:* 04 Associated topics: asn, bsn, cardiothoracic, hospice, intensive care, nurse clinical, registered nurse, staff nurse, surgical, transitional
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