Attendant Care Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse I
Attendant Care Registered Nurse
School of Medicine Columbia
School of Medicine Pediatrics Center for Disability Resources
Advertised Minimum Salary
Advertised Salary Range
Location of Vacancy
Hours per week
Type of Staff Position
Research Grant (RGP)
Job Search Category
Health and Human Services
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.
Advertised Job Summary
To participate in planning and implementing and evaluating health services in specialized nursing care areas for training and certification for the Attendant Care Project with the Center for Disability Resources (CDR), Department of Pediatrics, USC School of Medicine. Specifically to evaluate and certify participants or representatives for self-directed care or representative-directed care and to evaluate attendants' ability to provide safe and participant-specific care. Position will serve the Upstate Region of South Carolina. Provide training as appropriate. To demonstrate commitment to conducting business lawfully and ethically by consistently adhering to compliance policies, procedures and regulations. This position is established in support of expanded research activities.Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)
Bachelor's degree in nursing; or diploma from accredited school of nursing and 2 years related experience. Licensure as a registered nurse by the South Carolina Board of Nursing.Preferred Qualifications
Prefer at least two years experience be specifically as a licensed RN in a Public Health, Hosptial or Long Term Care setting working with persons with disabilities and/or who are aging/elderly.Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
Capable of providing individualized training for the participant, representative and attendant; capable of providing group training required. Shall have a PPD tuberculin skin test, unless a previously positive reaction can be documented, no more than 90 days prior to employment (or documented annual testing) and must have a PPD annually thereafter is required. Shall meet OSHA requirements for blood borne pathogen training required. Position serves the upstate region of South Carolina; car provided; telecommuting position. Required to conduct business lawfully and ethically by consistently adhering to compliance policies, procedures, and regulations.
Posting Detail Information
Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date Job Open Date 08/23/2017 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/18176 EEO Statement
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.
Hazardous weather category Non-Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Do you have at least a Bachelor's degree in nursing; or diploma from accredited school of nursing and 2 years related experience and have Licensure as a registered nurse by the South Carolina Board of Nursing?