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Registered Nurse (RNCA) Full-Time

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*CSH only accepts online applications.* RN Shift differentials are: Weekday Evenings - $4.00 Weekday Nights - $4.00 Weekend Days - $4.00 Weekend Evenings - $4.50 Weekend Nights - $4.25 Central State Hospital offers a comprehensive benefit package to include your choice of four health insurance plans, paid life insurance and a retirement plan, 12 paid holidays, annual and sick leave. Central State Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment opportunities are open to all regardless of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics or disability. CSH is a tobacco-free campus.

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Registered Nurse (RNCA) Full-Time
Role Title Rn II/Nurse Prct I/Phy Asst - 49113
Job Open Date 08/18/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No
Hiring Range Commensurate with Experience
Agency Central State Hospital (703)
Agency Website www.csh.dbhds.virginia.gov
Location Petersburg - 730
Sublocation
Position Number 17RN3
Job Posting Number 1028312
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference No
Job Type Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
Pay Band 05
Job Description

~~ $5000 SIGN ON BONUS!!~~~~ Central State Hospital has current openings for Registered Nurses (RN’s) who have the desire to assist with the care for persons with mental illness. Our mission is to provide professional nursing care and maintain a therapeutic environment. Registered Nurses at Central State Hospital are responsible for providing quality nursing care to adult psychiatric patients through the nursing process in accordance with hospital policies and procedures, as well as nursing standards. RN’s are also responsible for being informed of and skilled in the safe use of Seclusion/Restraints including knowledge of physical/emotional risk factors.

Openings are available for all shifts.

Minimum Qualifications

Requirements for this role include: basic knowledge of assessment, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care utilizing knowledge of pharmacology, psychiatric disorders, and physical, psychological and social needs of psychiatric patients. A skill base in supervising, evaluating and counseling nursing employees; Supervisory skills should include performance improvement activities, documentation, and effective leadership ability. The ability to delegate nursing activities is also required. Qualified applicants require license or eligibility to practice as Registered Nurse by Virginia State Board of Nursing in the State of Virginia. Also, requires graduation from an accredited school of registered nursing, BSN preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

Strongly prefer experience in providing nursing care in healthcare setting according to the Nursing Process.
Strongly prefer experience working with people with mental illness, geriatric issues, and/or substance abuse.
Strongly prefer supervisory experience, however new graduates are encouraged to apply.
Bilingual applicants are highly recommended.

Special Requirements

Selected candidates MUST be eligible to work as a Licensed RN in the Commonwealth of Virginia prior to employment hire date.

Please refer to your RMS account for the status of your application and this position. Please read carefully and fully complete all items on the State Application Form.

An extensive criminal history background investigation, employment references and drug testing will be conducted.

This posting will remain open for a minimum of five (5) business days.

Special Instructions to Applicants

CSH only accepts online applications.

RN Shift differentials are:
Weekday Evenings – $4.00
Weekday Nights – $4.00
Weekend Days – $4.00
Weekend Evenings – $4.50
Weekend Nights – $4.25

Central State Hospital offers a comprehensive benefit package to include your choice of four health insurance plans, paid life insurance and a retirement plan, 12 paid holidays, annual and sick leave.

Central State Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment opportunities are open to all regardless of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics or disability.

CSH is a tobacco-free campus.

Contact Information

Name Human Resources
Phone 804-524-7111
Fax 804-524-7562
Email employment@csh.dbhds.virginia.gov
Address

26317 W. Washington Street
P. O. Box 4030
HR – Bldg. 113
Petersburg, Virginia 23803

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only);
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  2. * Do you have a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only)
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  3. * How did you find this employment opportunity?
    • State Recruitment Management System (RMS)
    • Agency Website or Bulletin Board
    • Job Board (Indeed, Monster, Dice, etc.)
    • Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)
    • Newspaper or Professional Journal (Please specify below)
    • Career Fair or Job Event (Please specify below)
    • VEC (Virginia Employment Commission)
    • Radio/TV (Please specify below)
    • Other (Please specify below)
  4. * Please specify the actual source from your response to question #3 above (Name of newspaper, Journal Title, Job Board, Career Fair, Agency Website, Social Media Type, etc.) If unknown or none, enter: N/A.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter