SC Department of Public Safety Registered Nurse II in Dorchester County, South Carolina
Coastal Center is a residential facility of the SC Department of Disabilities and Special Needs. The Center serves residents of all ages with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Under general supervision, provides care to individuals in designated units with responsibility maintaining the nursing needs. In charge of medication and charts. Records progress notes on each individual. Actively participates in the total habilitation program of each individual. Functions as the Health Care Coordinator of assigned unit, with responsibilities outlined in the immunizations, and orders written by authorized personnel. Maintains accurate records. Participates in the individual's single plan and functions as the Health Care Program of each individual is properly formulated, implemented and documented. Assesses individual's status and reports findings to nurse manager. Provides health education to staff, individuals and others. Inventories and orders medical supplies, assist with annual physical examinations, monitors the provision of a safe and clean environment, and performs other related duties.
Minimum and Additional Requirements
Licensed Registered Nurse by the South Carolina Board of Nursing, Graduated from an accredited school of nursing and one (1) year of related nursing experience. Be current in CPR.
Must be knowledgeable of the principle, practices and techniques of current nursing practice. Have a good understanding of the nursing process and possess the ability to apply the nursing process in the clinical setting. Be an effective communicator, with the ability to plan, organize and supervise the work of others. Have a good understanding of nursing/medical terminology and current regulatory standards/practice.
Required ability to stoop, crouch, reach, stand, walk, lift, push, pull to talk and to hear. Required on occasion to assist in lifting in excess of 100 lbs. May be required to lift and carry medical equipment which may weigh in excess of 50 lbs.
SC DDSN provides affirmative action and equal opportunity in employment for all qualified persons regardless of race, color, sex --including the basis of pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, national origin, age, religion, or disability.
Salary: $49,594.00 - $91,755.00 Annually
Location: Dorchester County, SC
Job Type: FTE - Full-Time
Job Number: 106439
Closing: 10/31/2020 5:00 PM Eastern
Class Code: EA30
Position Number: 00000000
Normal Work Schedule: Other
Pay Band: Band 7
Opening Date: 10/13/2020
EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer
Agency Specific Application Procedures: Please see our Agency Specific Application Procedures. You must complete all work history within the application form. An offer of employment in this position will be contingent upon the following: an acceptable review of your past employment history, personal references, other sources including, but not limited to, the criminal background check which will be conducted by SLED and/or the FBI; and receiving clearance from the DSS Child Registry Check that indicates no record of child abuse or neglect. Employment would also be contingent on your passing a pre-employment drug test. DDSN reserves the right to rescind any employment offer in the event our review of your background develops information, including opinions of previous employers or colleagues that cause us to conclude, at our sole discretion, that you are not suited for the position.
Normal Work Schedule (Other): 1st shift 6:45 a.m. - 3:15 p.m./2nd shift 2:45 p.m. - 11:15 p.m./3rd shift 10:45 p.m. - 7:15 a.m.
Agency: State of South Carolina DDSN-Coastal Regional Center
Address: 9995 Jamison Rd. Summerville, South Carolina, 29485