Direct Care Associate - TEMPORARY

State of North Dakota Jamestown, ND
Summary of Work

Under the direction of the nurse, the individual will provide and ensure quality nursing care is delivered to adult psychiatric patients. Individual will deliver care to patients within their treatment program; observe and monitor their condition, relate to patients in a therapeutic manner, communicate pertinent information to staff; complete thorough and timely documentation; create a safe and therapeutic environment for patients.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires graduation from high school or GED.

Application Procedures

* Please provide details in the employment history sections of the application form on how your education, experience and skills will qualify you for this position. Supplemental information such as a cover letter and resume may be included, but the initial review and score will be based on the information provided in your online application.

* Please fill in all information requested on the application form, such as dates of employment, hours worked per week, credits earned, etc. INCOMPLETE SECTIONS WILL NOT BE GIVEN CREDIT.

* The Department's Human Resource Division staff will score applications against the minimum qualifications and preferences listed on the job announcement and qualifying military service. After the scoring is completed, a certified list of eligible candidates and the applications will be forwarded to the hiring manager for further consideration and possible interview, based on the final scores.

* The Department of Human Services does not offer or provide sponsorships. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

* All application material must be received on the closing date by 11:59 pm or before the closing date.

For more information or if you need an accommodation, Please Contact: Cindy Clemens

Employing Unit: Nursing

Telephone Number: 701-253-3210

TTY Number: ND Relay Service 1-800-366-6888 (text); 1-800-366-6889 (voice)

If you are experiencing technical difficulties with the Application Process or uploading attachments , please contact or (701)328-3290

Equal Employment Opportunity

The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.

As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. ยง 23-12-10.