Virginia State Government Registered Nurse in Nottoway, Virginia
VCBR, a behavioral treatment center securely housing and treating civilly committed sex offenders is recruiting for Registered Nurses. The Registered Nurse works under the supervision of the RN Manager I, upholding the professional image of the Nursing Department as a role model & mentor for other disciplines. Utilizing knowledge base & experience, the RN provides nursing care to SVP’s through the nursing department, maintains a safe, therapeutic environment, using the least restrictive measures necessary & upholds the rights & dignity of the residents & their families at all times.
VA Registered Nurse licensure is required. Ability to: effectively communication both verbal & written; participate an interdisciplinary team; lead educational groups; assess, plan, implement & evaluate resident care utilizing knowledge of pharmacology, sex offenders, and physical, psychological, & social needs of SVP’s. Competent with venipuncture & knowledge of lab values for adults. Basic computer skills. Candidates must be able to work any shift, weekends, holidays, and during periods of inclement weather.
Previous registered nurse experience preferred. Experience psychiatric or medical setting preferred. Bilingual applicants a plus.
Applicants needing special accommodations to apply or interview for any position, should contact Human Resources at (434) 767-4472
Special Instructions to Applicants
Successful applicants must have a valid Virginia Driver’s License, satisfactorily complete an extensive criminal background investigation; and able to meet agency training requirements for continued employment. All veteran personnel must submit a copy of their DD214 on or before the date of their interview. Offers are contingent upon the successful completion of an extensive criminal background, employment reference checks and drug screening. VCBR IS A TOBACCO-FREE, SMOKE-FREE WORK ENVIRONMENT.
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Working Title: Registered Nurse
Role Title: Registered Nurse I - 49112
Job Open Date: 10/18/2016
Open Until Filled: Yes
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No
Hiring Range: Competitive Based On Experience
Agency: VA Center for Behavioral Rehab (794)
Agency Website: Click Here for Agency Website
Location: Nottoway - 135
Position Number: 00540
Job Posting Number: 1017726
Type of Recruitment: General Public - G
Does this position have telework options?: No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: Yes
Job Type: Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail: Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
Pay Band: 04