Per Diem Registered Nurse

Saratoga Springs, NY
Jun 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Posting Number: 0001644

Job Title: Per Diem Registered Nurse

Department: Health Services

Position Status: On-Call

Position Type: N/A

Months per Year: 12 Months

Work Hours: 9AM-5PM on weekdays and 12-5PM on Sundays. 1-2 Sunday shifts/month required during academic year (September-May)

Start Date (For temporary positions only):

End Date (For temporary positions only):

Position band/level: AP28

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Job Summary: Skidmore College, an independent liberal arts institution with an enrollment of approximately 2400 men and women located in Saratoga Springs, NY, invites applications from qualified registered professional nurses for the position of per diem staff nurse in the Student Health Services. Responsibilities include, among others, the physical and emotional assessment and triage of Skidmore College students and provision of support and assistance for campus mid-level health care providers and physicians. The college health nurse works collaboratively with Health Services' clinical and support staff, students and their families, various campus departments and community resources in the development and provision of comprehensive health care and health related educational services.

Minimum Qualifications: Current license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State. Solid clinical skills, with strong clinical assessment abilities a must. Flexible availability to provide weekday and Sunday RN coverage on an as-needed basis(1-2 Sunday shifts per month from September-May)

Preferred Qualifications: A minimum of two years of clinical practice experience as a registered nurse in an ambulatory care, outpatient/community health care and /or Medical/Surgical setting. College health experience and Certification in College Health Nursing highly desirable. Well-developed interpersonal skills, strong written and oral communication abilities.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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Required Applicant Documents: Resume
Cover Letter
List of Three References

Optional Applicant Documents:

Special Instructions to Applicants: To be considered for this position, please fill out an online application and attach the following documents: cover letter, resume and list of three references to include name, title, company, email address and telephone number.

This system can support attachments up to 1.9MB. If you encounter difficulty attaching any one of the required documents, please contact Clarissa Sawyer, Employment Coordinator in Human Resources at: or 518 580.5802

Pay Range: $23.00 per hour

Posting Date: 06-05-2017

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

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Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, dating violence, or stalking, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result