URGENT Director of Health Services

Jarvis Christian College
Hawkins, TX

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Administrative Jobs
Institutional & Business Affairs, Health & Medical Services
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Department:Student ServicesSalary:Commensurate with experience City/State:Hawkins, TXEducation:A Bachelor's Degree from and accredited four year college or universityType:StaffExperience:3 years of experienceWork Schedule:Contact Name:Danielle DelintContact Email:HRINFO@jarvis.eduDate Posted:10/06/2023Description:The job of the College Nurse is to manage a health care program for the assessment, evaluation, maintenance and improvement of the overall health of our students. The nurse will assist in removing or modifying health related barriers to learning in individual students and will help to promote the prevention of illness and disability as well as early detection and correction of health problems.QUALIFICATIONS:•A Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from an accredited four-year college or university•Hold Registered Nurse certification•Efficient and accurate data entry skills•Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office programs•3-5 years of experience in nursing•Ability to multi-task•Excellent communication and customer service skillsRESPONSIBILITIES:•Provide confidential health advice to individual students•Manage and isolate students who may have an infectious disease•Deliver primary medical services to students in the health center•Perform medical consultation and therapy•Establish and maintain confidentiality of student health records•Render first aid to injured students and consult with physician when necessary•Monitor, inventory and maintain safe storage of medical supplies•Make appointments for students with off campus facilities•Process insurance claims•Receive student health forms and check for validations•Help produce individual health plans for students with disabilities or long-term health conditions•Conduct Health Fair each semester•Promote Health Awareness Programs•Develop and implement a viable Health and Wellness Program•Perform other related duties as neededQUALITIES AND CHARACTERISTICS•DemonstratesoTrustworthinessoConfidenceoEnthusiasmoInitiativeoFlexibilityoSound work ethics•Proven SkillsoListening skillsoTeam playerSUPERVISION AND EVALUATION•Performance of this job will be evaluated annually by the immediate supervisor in accordance with provisions of the Jarvis Christian College Administrative Policies and Procedures Manual.PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATION•Success in the workplace depends on a strong commitment to the tasks assigned, respect for others and confidentiality in handling, and dealing with prospects, and sensitive constituent information•Honesty, integrity, and treating others with respect are expected at all times.•PROFESSIONAL GROWTH•Assume responsibility for own professional growth and development, keeping current of best practices in area of responsibilityETHICAL BEHAVIOR•Adhere to the Jarvis Christian College Code of EthicsTERMS OF EMPLOYMENT•Twelve (12) month position


Jarvis Christian University is an "equal opportunity employer." The University will not discriminate and will take "affirmative action" measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, creed, color, national origin, or sex.

Mission of Jarvis Christian University:  Jarvis Christian University is a historically Black liberal arts, four-year institution affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). The mission of the college is to prepare a diverse population of lifelong learners intellectually, socially, spiritually, and personally through providing interactive services and using varied modalities of instructional delivery.

Company info
HWY 80 @ PR 7631
PO Box 1470
Hawkins, Texas

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