GCHC Licensed Practical Nurse

Job description

Job Title: GCHC Licensed Practical Nurse
Location: Georgia State Prison
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 218607
Job Summary

Minimum Requirements


A. Licensed as an LPN in the State of Georgia.

B. Prefer one year of clinical experience.

C. Functions within the Georgia Board of Nursing Nurse Practice Act.

D. Current BCLS certification. American Heart or American Red Cross HealthCare
provider only.

E. Must relate well to patients, security staff, visitors and co-workers.. Must be able to lift 50lbs. Normal bending, reaching and stooping. Standing and sitting for long periods of time. Must be able to move quickly across the compound in cases of emergency. Normal levels of hearing and seeing, if necessary, with corrective appliances. Must be able to perform BCLS.

F. Security clearance by the Georgia Department of Corrections.

Minimum Requirements


Duties to include but are not limited to

Participates in assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation in the delivery of patient care. Under the guidance of a clinical supervisor, provides individualized, direct patient care while maintaining standards of professional nursing.

GCHC AAEEO/Condition Statement


Georgia Correctional HealthCare (GCHC) is a Division of Augusta University. We are an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. Also, Augusta University is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.

All candidates are to complete and successfully pass Pre-Employment requirements. This includes a Criminal History Record Release (and when applicable, a Physical Examination and Drug Screen).




Pay Grade:11

Minimum :$18.00/hour

Salary to be commensurate with qualifications of selected candidate within the established range (generally minimum-midpoint) of the position

Recruitment Period: August 6, 2020 or until filled




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Job No:
Posted: 12/28/2020
Application Due: 2/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time