Utah State University

  • Nurse RN

    City Price Campus
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(10/23/2019 11:34 AM)
    Requisition ID
    2019-2068
    # of Openings
    1
    Job Locations
    US-UT-Price | US-UT-Castle Dale | US-UT-Moab
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Health & Medical Professions
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Job Classification
    Exempt
    College
    E Eccles Jones Coll of Ed & Hum Svs
    Department
    Center for Persons w/ Disabilities
    Advertised Salary
    Commensurate with experience, plus excellent benefits
  • Overview

    South East Early Intervention Program is seeking a registered Nurse.

     

    This is a full-time benefited, exempt position acting as Nurse and home visitor for a small rural program serving Carbon, Emery, and Grand Counties. May also perform service coordination duties.  This position is contingent on funding.

    Responsibilities

    1. Obtains detailed health and developmental histories and performs health assessments and developmental assessments of children birth to 3.
    2. Maintains accurate and detailed records. Evaluates and interprets cumulative health data and summarized findings.
    3. Performs vision and hearing screenings and interprets accurately.
    4. Performs or assists in procedural care requiring complex nursing skills and clinical judgment.
    5. Consults and coordinates with team members to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate.
    6. Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, and/or workshops.
    7. Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    US Work Authorization is REQUIRED.

     

    Minimum Qualifications

    1. State of Utah RN License.
    2. Ability to obtain Utah Department of Health Baby Watch Early Intervention Credential within 6 months of hire.
    3. Effective written and interpersonal communication skills.
    4. Ability to convey information effectively.
    5. Ability to analyze information and evaluate results to choose the best solution and solve problems.
    6. Ability to be careful about details and thorough in completing work tasks in a timely manner.
    7. Ability to be reliable, responsible, dependable, and fulfill obligations.

     

    Preferred Qualifications          

    1. Current Utah Department of Health Baby Watch Early Intervention Credential.
    2. Early Intervention or Early Childhood experience.

    Required Documents

    Along with the online application, please attach:

    1. Current Resume to be uploaded in the candidate profile

    2. List of names and contact information of three references to be provided in the candidate profile

    3. Cover Letter to be typed/pasted at the end of your application 

     

    **Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**

    Advertised Salary

    Commensurate with experience, plus excellent benefits

    ADA

    Employees work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes.  The employee is regularly required to sit and often uses repetitive hand motions.  Employee is required to travel.

    College/Department Highlights

    Center for Persons with Disabilities

    The Center for Persons with Disabilities is Utah’s federally designated University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD). The CPD was established in 1972 by Dr. Marvin Fifield, and was the first UCEDD program in the nation to focus on the educational and social needs of children with disabilities. Over our 45-year history, the CPD has grown into one of the largest UCEDD programs in the nation and is recognized as a pioneer in research, training, technical assistance, and services for children and adults with disabilities, families, and the professionals who serve them.

     

    Our Mission:

    We are working together to create inclusive communities and improve the lives of children and adults with disabilities and their families through sustainable innovation, collaborative research, responsive service, and interdisciplinary training and education.

     

    Our Values:

    • We Innovate: We lead by developing dynamic, sustainable, forward-thinking programs and services.
    • We Include: We demonstrate how to effectively work toward inclusive communities in our planning, programs, and services. We celebrate diversity in ability, race, ethnicity, culture, language, gender, sexual orientation, politics, and religion. 
    • We Collaborate: We forge partnerships. Working together makes us more effective and responsive to the current needs of our clients and communities.
    • We Care: We do what we do because we care. We are making the world a better place for people with disabilities and their families.

    University Highlights

    Utah State University (USU) was founded in 1888 and is honored to be Utah’s land-grant and space-grant university. USU is a Carnegie RU/H (Research University/High Research Activity) institution with approximately 28,000 students (25,000 undergraduates and 3,000 graduate students) on the Logan main campus, four regional campuses, two USU Eastern campuses, and 28 centers throughout the state. USU offers 162 undergraduate majors, 153 graduate programs, and a variety of innovative stackable associate and certificate credentials. The 2018 rankings from Washington Monthly ranked USU as one of the top 30 national Universities and the 5th best public national university in the nation. As one of the two premier research institutions in Utah, USU is proud to provide a high-quality education at an affordable price. Additional information about Utah State University can be found at: https://www.usu.edu/about/at-a-glance/.

     

    A core characteristic of USU is engagement with communities and people in economic development, improvements to quality of life, and human capital. Through the practical application of knowledge, the University and its faculty engage and share expertise with the state, nation, and world, preserving the historical land-grant tradition of partnering with communities to address critical societal issues in the interest of the public good.

     

    The USU main campus is located in beautiful Logan, Utah; a city of about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80 miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate region. Additional information about Logan can be found at: http://www.loganutah.org/visitors/about_logan/index.php.

     

    USU recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the university’s academic mission of learning, discovery, and engagement (https://www.usu.edu/president/missionstatement/). USU is an AA/EO employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity/expression, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by University policy or local, state, or federal law. Learn more at https://equity.usu.edu/. USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and provides a Dual Career Assistance program. Additional information can be found at: http://www.usu.edu/provost/faculty-life/dual-career-assistance.cfm.

     

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