College Nurse - Reedley College
- State Center Community College District
- Reedley College
- Administrative Jobs
- Institutional & Business Affairs, Health & Medical Services
- Employment Type
- Full Time
- Institution Type
- Community College
College Nurse - Reedley CollegeCampus Location:
Reedley CollegeEssential Functions of Position:
The ideal candidate will share Reedley College’s commitment to serving its racially and socioeconomically diverse student population. As of the 2019-2020 academic year, we currently enroll over 19,000 students in which 74% identify as Latinx, 5% as Asian/Pacific Islander, 2% as Black/African American, 15% as White, 1% as American Indian/Alaska Native, and 2% as multiracial. Reedley College is a Hispanic-Serving Institution, reflecting the great responsibility that the College has to the educational attainment and economic well-being of the surrounding community.
Providing professional nursing assessment through standards set by the California Nurse Practice Ace and Title V on the Reedley College campus and/or at off-site community campus locations, the College Nurse will be responsible for:
- Assessing students for self-care or referral to appropriate medical providers;
- Collaborating and responding regarding crisis team management and emergency problems and providing emergency and nursing care as needed;
- Establishing and maintaining professional working relationships with medical community;
- Providing appropriate recommendations regarding health, wellness, public health and safety concerns for the campus community;
- Presenting current and accurate health educational and wellness resources for students;
- Participating in professional staff development activities for students, staff, and community;
- Participating in extracurricular and community activities;
- Supporting and working closely with College Trainer in sports medicine;
- Serving on and attending department, college, and district committees as needed; and
- Other duties as assigned.
All candidates must have evidence of responsiveness to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, as these factors relate to the need for equity-minded practice;
• Master’s in nursing and a California Public Health Nurse certificate; OR • Bachelor’s in nursing AND a California Public Health Nurse certificate AND a master’s in health education, sociology, psychology, counseling, health care administration, public health or community health.
- Experience and skill with addressing issues of equity in the classroom;
- Recent experience working with African American, Latinx, Native American, and other racially minoritized students and an understanding of how historical patterns of exclusion of these groups in higher education shape patterns of participation and outcomes;
- Willingness to examine and remediate one’s instructional, relational and classroom practices to more effectively engage and support racially minoritized students;
- A CPR Instructor’s Certificate;
- An Audiometric Certificate;
- General nursing experience;
- Public health, school nurse/college nurse, occupational health nurse experience;
- Ability to work in an independent health setting with a comprehensive team;
- Ability to maintain confidential records;
- Computer skills in maintenance of health information and data collection;
- Ability to maintain a close liaison with students, staff, and local medical providers;
- Ability to write nursing protocols;
- Experience working with a diverse student population;
- Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with students and staff in written and oral form;
- Related work and professional experience;
- Potential for contribution to institutional vitality and growth; and
- Knowledge of the community college and its mission and goals.
Starting rates are $50.58 – $68.69 for lecture,$42.99 – $58.43 for lab, and $41.75 – $56.75 for non-instructional hours. Sick leave accrual is based on assignment hours.
This is a part-time position (up to 23 hours per week during the Fall and Spring semesters only. Some evenings and Saturdays may be required.) Open until filled. Start dates may vary.
The selection and hiring process will be explained by the hiring department if the candidate is extended an opportunity to interview.Additional Information:
This position does not have a closing date and applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until the position(s) is/are filled. By applying for this position, you understand that you will be placed in a continuous pool. If at any time you are no longer interested in this position, please withdraw your application.
State Center Community College District (SCCCD) was formed in 1964 when it assumed control of Fresno City College and Reedley College. SCCCD serves approximately one million people and 18 unified and high school districts in more than 5,500 square miles of urban and rural territory, including most of Fresno and Madera counties and portions of Kings and Tulare counties. SCCCD is governed by a seven-member board of trustees who represent seven trustee areas. Total district enrollment for the fall semester 2012 is over 34,000 students. SCCCD is a merit system district with over 2,300 faculty and classified staff represented by the California School Employees Association (CSEA) and the American Federation of Teachers (AFT). The total operating budget for SCCCD in 2012-13 is $168 million.
Fresno City College, established in 1910, enrolls in excess of 22,000 students and offers more than 100 associate of arts and science degree programs and 60 certificate of achievement programs in vocational/occupational areas. Reedley College, established in 1926, is located in Reedley (approximately 25 miles southeast of Fresno) and enrolls approximately 6,200 students in a variety of courses and degree programs in occupational education and the arts and sciences. SCCCD operates three educational centers with a combined enrollment of approximately 8,300 students. The Willow International, Madera and Oakhurst centers offer programs in general education for transfer and two-year degrees. In addition, the district offers occupational and technical training at its Career and Technology Center and the Training Institute.
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