Chesterfield County Registered Nurse (re-ad 17-00081; 16-00959; 16-00863) in Chesterfield, Virginia

Minimum Qualifications:

Diploma from an approved nursing program, or an associate's degree in nursing; bachelor's degree preferred; two years of experience working as a Registered Nurse; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Pediatric experience desired. Thorough knowledge of general nursing and nursing methods; supervisory and teaching ability a plus. Sympathetic understanding of maladjusted children. Applicant should possess the ability and knowledge to act independently and on occasion, make sound medical decisions when professional medical guidance is not readily available. Current unrestricted Registered Nurse License by the state of Virginia. Tuberculin test required at time of employment. Pre-employment drug testing, FBI criminal background check and education/degree verification required.


Under general direction of physician and nurse supervisor, perform professional nursing care for children detained in a detention home. Perform other work as required. This position will be filling shifts on weekends, holidays and occasional weekdays and evenings when no other medical professional is in the facility and must be able to make independent decisions and be self-directed.


Approx. 16 hours/week; various shifts will include evenings, weekends and holidays

Work Location:

Juvenile Detention Home

Job Title: Registered Nurse (re-ad 17-00081; 16-00959; 16-00863)

Closing Date/Time: Thu. 10/20/16 5:00 PM Eastern Time

Salary: $26.20 - $30.83 Hourly

Job Type: Part-Time

Requisition #: 17-00206

Position #: JUVDET0118

Department: Juvenile Detention Home