Licensed Vocational Nurse

Job description


Requisition Number

Job Title
Licensed Vocational Nurse

Official Title
Licensed Vocational Nurse

Position Number

Health & Wellness-Gen - 160700


Is this an internal posting only?

Work Schedule
M- F, 8 - 6

Department Overview
The University of North Texas (UNT) Student Health and Wellness center is a full service medical center offering general wellness and specialty medical care to all UNT students. The Student Health and Wellness Center is staffed with licensed physicians, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, certified lab technologists, psychiatrists, registered nurses, registered dietitians, radiology technicians, and massage therapists.

The University of North Texas is a state employer offering great benefits, including medical, dental, life, retirement, ample paid time off, and great work/life balance.

Job Description
The Student Health & Wellness Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Licensed Vocational Nurse to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

* Provide nursing care to patients at the UNT Student Health and Wellness Center, including assessing and evaluating patients, facilitating exams by a medical provider, and showing general competency, proficiency, and responsibility toward nursing duties and equipment.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess the following required qualifications:

Current Texas licensed vocational nurse and one year of LVN experience in a hospital, clinic, or private physician practice. The following knowledge, skills, and abilities are required:

* Knowledge of medications, their use, and means of administration.
* Practical working knowledge of nursing procedures, methods, and techniques.
* Ability to perform nursing duties while standing or walking for long period of time.
* Knowledge of safety and security precautions appropriate to work performed.

Required: Texas Nursing License, ability to maintain CPR certification.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

* Previous college healthcare experience.
* Experience with an EHR.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume with their online application.

Is this a security sensitive position?

Driving a University Vehicle?

Job Open Date

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Pay Rate
Entry Level

Pay Basis

Job Type
Full-time Permanent

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Posted: 3/30/2018
Application Due: 4/18/2018
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