Job posting number: #7068419
Posted: July 30, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionJob Details
Coastal Carolina University seeks applications for the position: Registered Nurse (full-time, annual appointment position with benefits) in Student Health Services.
Duties will include assisting medical provider(s) with patient care; providing direct nursing care to students by utilizing nursing protocols in the provision of nursing care (assess, plan, implement and evaluate); utilizing established standards, policies and procedures to problem solve; administering medications/vaccination; facilitating off-campus referrals for specialized care; documenting patient encounters; providing health education through daily interactions with students; monitoring clinic flow; providing allergy injections; ability to assess students, faculty, staff and related contracted vendors as deemed appropriate by Auxiliary Services Department, perform clinic procedures such as but not limited to basic in-house labs, process specimens for outside laboratories, blood draws, start IV’s as needed, perform EKGs, etc. ; provide patient triage and assessment and obtain health information and relevant data utilizing established standards, policies and procedures; utilizing infection control measures and nursing protocols in the provision of nursing care to triage when indicated; and performing other duties as assigned.
Requirements: An Associate’s Degree in Nursing or higher from an accredited program and a valid license to practice as a RN in the State of South Carolina are required. A Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing and at least two (2) years of prior clinical nursing experience at the level of RN are preferred. Candidates must also possess the ability to assess student health problems and make decisions regarding disposition of care; knowledge in urgent care, women’s health and routine medical issues; working knowledge of pharmacology terms and concepts, all medications, lab tests and treatments; the ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing; and excellent organizational skills. Hours vary, including weekends.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, just nine miles from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 47 states and 61 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.
Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply.
Interested applicants must submit cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references online at: http://jobs.coastal.edu or online in the Office of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity at Coastal Carolina University, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position filled.
Registered Nurse I (EA20/146778), full-time position with benefits. SC State pay band: 06. Hours vary, including weekends. Must be flexible to meet the scheduling needs of the University.
Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.
Bachelor’s of Science in nursing or a three-year diploma in nursing from an accredited program required.
Minimum of two years clinical nursing experience preferred in a university student health center.
Required Licensure and/or Certification
Must be licensed to practice as a RN in the State of South Carolina.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Ability to assess students, faculty, staff and related contracted vendors as deemed appropriate by the Auxiliary Services Department health problems and make decisions regarding disposition of care. Candidates must possess knowledge in urgent care, women’s health and routine medical issues. Must possess working knowledge of pharmacology terms and concepts, all medications, lab tests and treatments. Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing and should have excellent organizational skills.