The mission of the Student Health Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to keep students healthy so that they may achieve their academic and personal goals. We provide accessible, cost-effective, current evidence-based treatment for acute and chronic physical and behavioral health problems, and prevention focused health education. We conduct public health screening campaigns and manage health crises and outbreaks. We strive to provide these services in a way that engages the student as an adult consumer of healthcare.
Rensselaer seeks an experienced Registered Nurse for the Student Health Center. The Registered Nurse will provide initial contact, obtain vital signs and coordinate patient flow. The incumbent uses nursing skills to conduct health and behavioral assessments, make referrals, and advise students in a developmentally appropriate manner through Clustered Learning, Advocacy and Support for Students (CLASS).
We seek candidates with three (3) years’ experience in an emergency medicine, ambulatory care, family practice or other busy outpatient setting is required. Candidates must possess an Associate’s Degree in Nursing from an accredited program. The position requires that the incumbent must be a New York State licensed Registered Nurse and BLS Certified. We also require candidates have experience with young adults and adolescents. Experience in a college health setting is desirable. We prefer candidates with experience providing care to culturally diverse populations.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please visit http://rpijobs.rpi.edu/postings/5960, and select the “apply for this job” link. You will be required to complete an online application and to upload a resume and cover letter. You will be provided with the opportunity to upload up to three optional documents such as reference letters, awards, and certifications. Please contact Elias Cox at firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance with the online application process.
To apply, please go to: http://rpijobs.rpi.edu/postings/5960
We welcome candidates who will bring diverse intellectual, geographical, gender and ethnic perspectives to Rensselaer’s work and campus communities. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity, Race/Gender/Veterans/Disability Employer