Nurse - 4-H Military Camps

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Posting Details

Posting NumberS03730PWorking TitleNurse - 4-H Military CampsDepartmentCAES State 4-HAbout the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/DepartmentCollege/Unit/Department websitePosting TypeExternalRetirement PlanGDCPEmployment TypeEmployeeBenefits EligibilityNon-Benefits EligibleFull/Part timePart TimeWork ScheduleAdditional Schedule Information

Work schedule will vary according to scheduled camps.

Advertised SalaryCommensurate with ExperiencePosting Date08/12/2019Open until filledYesClosing DateProposed Starting Date08/26/2019Special Instructions to ApplicantsLocation of VacancyAthens Area EEO Policy Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Position Information

Classification TitleNursing Technical/Paraprofessional/ProfessionalPay GradeFLSAJob FamilyFTE0.49Minimum Qualifications

Requires technical knowledge in the field acquired through an apprenticeship, a 2-year degree, or professional certificate. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications

Employees in this classification must be registered as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Georgia.

Position Summary

This is a new skilled nursing position that serves multiple 4-H camps organized for children of military personnel. Camp nurse assesses campers’ needs when presented. Provide appropriate treatment on a timely basis. Check campers’ forms for parental consent. If no medication or treatment is listed, call parents or others listed on the form for permission to treat. Call M.D if necessary. Send to ER or call 911 if needed. Call 911 if unable to carry to ER. Make sure all necessary forms completed and sent to the doctor or ER with the camper. Document treatment is given.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or CompetenciesPhysical Demands

Lift 25 lbs.

Is driving a responsibility of this position?Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources?NoDoes this position require a P-Card? NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of this position? NoDoes this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?YesDoes this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, or patient records)?YesCredit and P-Card policy

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.



Assessment of campers/participants at events when experiencing various symptoms.

Percentage of time70 Duties/Responsibilities


Providing appropriate treatment for symptoms presented.

Percentage of time25 Duties/Responsibilities


Receive parental consent forms, placing calls to MDs, sending patients to ER or placing calls to 911 if necessary.

Percentage of time5Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * Do you possess a valid driver's license?
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Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
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    1. Resume/CV
    2. Cover Letter




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    Posted: 8/15/2019
    Application Due: 9/5/2019
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