UCHC Staff Nurse (Per Diem) - Northern Region
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Please see Special Instructions for more details.This posting will be used to create a qualified pool of candidates for vacant Per Diem positions within University Correctional Healthcare. The posting will be refreshed every quarter (3 months) to ensure timely response to your application. Please be advised that, once submitted, your application will remain active until May 1, 2017.
|Recruitment/Posting Title||UCHC Staff Nurse (Per Diem) - Northern Region|
|Job Category||Staff & Executive - Healthcare - Other|
|Department||University Correctional HealthCare|
University Correctional Health Care (UCHC), operating within Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is dedicated to excellence in providing physical, mental health, dental and sex offender treatment services to those involved in the criminal and juvenile justice systems in New Jersey. UCHC operates with a total budget of $150 million and approximately 1,100 staff serving roughly 20,500 inmates in twelve adult correctional facilities, 400 residents in fourteen JJC locations, and 1,000 individuals in ten state parole board offices.
We Care. We Teach. We Heal. We Improve.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national research university and the state of New Jersey’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Established in 1766 and celebrating a milestone 250th anniversary in 2016, the university is the eighth oldest higher education institution in the United States. More than 67,000 students and 22,000 faculty and staff learn, work, and serve the public at Rutgers locations across New Jersey and around the world.
Rutgers University Correctional Health Care is seeking a Staff Nurse (Per Diem) for the Northern New Jersey Region. The Staff Nurse will utilize the nursing process to meet a variety of health care needs with ambulatory care as a primary focus.
|Position Status||Per Diem|
|Hours Per Week|
|Daily Work Shift|
|Annual Minimum Salary||-|
|Annual Mid Range Salary||-|
|Annual Maximum Salary||-|
|Union Description||HPAE, Local 5135|
Information about the benefits provided to Rutgers employees can be found at: http://uhr.rutgers.edu/benefits/benefits-overview
|Terms of Appointment||Staff - 12 month|
|Position Pension Eligibility|
|Minimum Education and Experience||
Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing with a license to practice in the State of New Jersey.
|Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities||
CPR Certification required. Computer literacy. Valid Driver’s License is required.
Bachelor of Nursing (BSN) or its equivalent preferred. Minimum of one (1) year of experience in a correctional setting preferred.
|Physical Demands and Work Environment||
This position is represented by HPAE 5135
Must be approved by the Department of Corrections (DOC) and adhere to all DOC requirements. Employees will be subject to and must comply with all security regulations and procedures of NJ Department of
|Posting Open Date||02/06/2017|
|Special Instructions to Applicants||
This posting will be used to create a qualified pool of candidates for vacant Per Diem positions within University Correctional Healthcare. The posting will be refreshed every quarter (3 months) to ensure timely response to your application. Please be advised that, once submitted, your application will remain active until May 1, 2017.
|Regional Campus||Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS)|
|Home Location Campus||Off Campus|
|Location Details||Multiple openings for the Northern Region including Adult Diagnostic Treatment Center-Avenel, NJ; East Jersey State Prison-Rahway, NJ: Edna Mahan Correctional Facility for Women-Clinton, NJ; Mountainview Youth Correctional Facility-Annandale, and Northern|
Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
It is university policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all its employees and applicants for employment regardless of their race, creed, color, national origin, age, ancestry, nationality, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, disability status, liability for military service, protected veteran status, affectional or sexual orientation, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing), or any other category protected by law. As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment. For additional information please see the Non-Discrimination Statement at the following web address: http://uhr.rutgers.edu/non-discrimination-statement
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
What is the highest level of education you have completed?
- High School Diploma/GED
- Associate's Degree
- Bachelor's Degree
- Master's Degree
Are you currently CPR Certified?
Are you currently licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of New Jersey?
Please identify your location that you are interested in employment within Northern New Jersey
- Adult Diagnostic Treatment Center, located in Avenel, NJ
- East Jersey State Prison, located in Rahway, NJ
- Edna Mahan Correctional Facility for Women, located in Clinton, NJ
- Mountainview Youth Correctional, located in Annandale, NJ
- Northern State Prison, located in Newark, NJ
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application