MSD Registered Nurse Sub

Employer
Maryland government jobs
Location
Howard County, MD
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 24, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
## Introduction Maryland School for the Deaf (MSD) is a diverse, bilingual community that, in partnership with families, provides an equitable and exemplary education in a nurturing, engaging, and challenging environment to ensure our students achieve personal excellence and become lifelong learners. ## LOCATION OF POSITION MSD, Columbia Campus, 8169 Old Montgomery Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043 ## Main Purpose of Job A Registered Nurse is the full performance level of work providing direct nursing care to students at the Maryland School for the Deaf. This is a 10-month school year, on-call substitute position. ## POSITION DUTIES Administer medications (via oral, topical, inhalation, and injection) as prescribed for medical conditions or injuries. Assess, evaluate, and monitor students' current medical and emotional health status and identify nursing needs of students. Maintain accurate and adequate records of nursing care and observations and treatment according to established procedures. Maintain student health center facility. Provide auxiliary duties as needed. On-call nurse substitutes must be available on an on-call basis. This is a contractual position. ## MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS **Education**: Determined by the Maryland State Board of Nursing under the licensing requirements for Registered Nurses. **Experience**: None. ## DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Preferred Qualifications: Pediatric, school ,or camp nurse experience desirable. Experience with or willingness to learn American Sign Language (ASL). ## LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS 1. Candidates for positions in this classification must possess a current license as a Registered Nurse from the Maryland State Board of Nursing, 4140 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21215. 2. Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of an automobile. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator's license valid in the State of Maryland. 3. Employees in this classification may be required to successfully complete cardiopulmonary resuscitation training and maintain current certification. ## SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS 1. Employees in this classification are subject to call-in and, therefore, will be required to provide the facility with a phone number at which they can be reached. 2. Employees in the classification are subject to substance abuse testing in accordance with the Code of Maryland Regulations 17.04.09, Testing for Illegal Use of Drugs. 3. Candidates will need to provide three letters of recommendation. ## BENEFITS Contractual employees who works for an agency covered under the State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program (the Program), have a current employment contract and work 30 or more hours a week (or on average 130 hours per month) may be eligible for subsidized health benefits coverage for themselves and their dependents. As a contractual employee, you will be responsible for paying 25% of the premiums for your medical and prescription coverage, including any eligible dependents you have enrolled. The State of Maryland will subsidize the remaining 75% of the cost for these benefits. You can also elect to enroll in dental coverage, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, and life insurance, but will be responsible to pay the full premium for these benefits. ## FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS Online application process is STRONGLY preferred. If online access is not available or if you encounter difficulty, you may submit via mail, e-mail, fax, or deliver in person before the closing date and time. Please include your name and recruitment number on any documentation to ensure timely processing. Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the online or paper application. Additional or supplemental information must be submitted by the closing date and time. Application inquiries or supplemental information can be directed to the following: Mailing Address: Maryland School for the Deaf Recruitment Department P. O. Box 894, Columbia, MD 21044 E-mail: emily.hicks@msd.edu Fax: 410-480-4536 Phone: 410-480-4535, TTY Users: call via Maryland Relay Individuals from traditionally underserved and underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply. As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining, and promoting employees who are reflective of the State's diversity.We thank our Veterans for their service to our country, and encourage them to apply. *Department:* MD School for Deaf - Columbia - Educational Svc. *Date Opened:* 10/14/2016 12:40:00 PM *Filing Deadline:* Open/Continuous *Salary:* $27.33/hour *Employment Type:* Part-Time *HR Analyst:* Emily Hicks *Work Location:* Howard

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