SC Department of Public Safety Nursing Student Extern in Richland County, South Carolina
Provide nursing care and assists/performs technical nursing skills as outlined in DIS policies and procedures and as described in unit specific competencies. Under the direct supervision of the RN preceptor.
This position is located and worked within the Division of Inpatient Services to include: G. Werber Bryan, Morris Village, W.S. Hall, and C.M.Tucker Nursing Care Center
*This position is paid at the hourly rate of $13.00/hr. *
Minimum and Additional Requirements
State Requirement: High school diploma or GED and enrolled in an accredited nursing school program pursuing a registered nurse (RN) degree.
Agency Preferred: Student enrolled in an accredited nursing school program pursuing a RN degree with a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale and will graduate within twelve to twenty-four months after completion of nursing fundamentals; or has graduated from nursing school and is pending NCLEX exam results.
NOTE: THESE PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS ARE DESIRABLE, BUT NOT MANDATORY, FOR APPLICANTS TO BE CONSIDERED QUALIFIED FOR THE POSITION.
*_Agency Physical Preference:_ *Ability to lift up to fifty (50) pounds; ability to stand, walk, reach, pull, stoop, bend and climb at least two (2) or three (3) flights of stairs. Ability to tolerate noise level and circulate in patient areas for long periods. Must be able to work with repetitive unusual patient behaviors. Must be able to work beyond scheduled hours as required to meet safe staffing standards/ regulatory requirements.
*Supplemental questions are considered part of your official application. Please complete the state application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume may be attached, but not substituted for completing work history and education sections of the employment application. The employment application will be considered incomplete and not forwarded. *
The South Carolina Department of Mental Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Agency. We provide 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: $13.00 Hourly
Location: Richland County, SC
Job Type: Temporary - Full-Time
Job Number: 102219
Closing: 2/12/2021 5:00 PM Eastern
Class Code: UZ01
Position Number: 00000000
Normal Work Schedule: Other
Normal Work Schedule (Other): Normal work schedule will be discussed during the interview.
Pay Band: Band 4
Opening Date: 01/02/2018
EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer
Agency Specific Application Procedures: You must apply on-line at www.careers.sc.gov. Follow the status of your application on-line.
Agency: State of South Carolina Department of Mental Health-Inpatient Services-Psychiatric Hospitals/Programs and Nursing Homes
Address: 220 Faison Drive Columbia, South Carolina, 29203