Corrections Nurse Trainee

State of Illinois Vienna, IL
Description of Duties/Essential Functions Benefits Supplemental Questions

Under immediate supervision for a period of six to twelve months, participates in an agency sponsored training program, receiving a combination of comprehensive classroom and on the job training in the nursing field. Receives training in conforming with established standards, procedures, policies and security guidelines and providing the full range of professional nursing services in the care and treatment of inmate patients in a correctional facility.

Minimum Requirements:Requires graduation from an approved nursing education program resulting in an associate or diploma degree in nursing or a bachelor's degree in nursing. Requires licensure as a registered nurse in the State of Illinois. Requires current cardiopulmonary resuscitation certification. Requires elementary knowledge of diversified professional nursing principles, concepts and practices. Requires elementary knowledge of pharmacology of commonly prescribed medicines and drugs and their therapeutic and possible adverse reactions. Requires ability to provide professional nursing care based on orders of the physician and specific needs of the patient. Requires ability to maintain security of the work and comply with all facility rules, regulations, policies and directives. Requires ability to adhere to detailed rules of conduct with regard to appropriate interaction with inmates.

POSITION NUMBER: 09836-29-86-210-00-01

Work Hours & Location/Agency Contact:WORK HOURS:

Various Shifts, Days Off

AGENCY/LOCATION:

IDOC/Vienna Correctional Center

6695 State Route 146 E

Vienna, IL 62995

CONTACT:

Deana Vaughn, HR Representative

Vienna Correctional Center

6695 State Route 146 E

Vienna, IL 62995

618-658-8371, extension 304

CURRENT STATE OF ILLINOIS EMPLOYEES AND ALL INTERESTED APPLICANTS SHOULD SUBMIT A COMPLETED & SIGNED NEW VERSION OF THE CMS-100 EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION, CURRENT STATE OF ILLINOIS LICENSURE AS A REGISTERED NURSE, CURRENT CPR CARD AND COPY OF TRANSCRIPT/DIPLOMA, ALONG WITH A BID FORM BY THE CLOSING OF THE POSTING PERIOD TO THE CONTACT LISTED ABOVE.

How to Apply:

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This position may require a current grade from Central Management Services (CMS), Division of Examining and Counseling, to be deemed qualified and available for employment consideration. For more information, please refer to the Work4Illinois website at Work.Illinois.Gov and select 'Application Procedures'. Additional information may also be obtained from the Agency Contact listed above or by contacting CMS, Division of Examining and Counseling at Work4Illinois@Illinois.gov or (217) 782-7100, (217) 785-3979 (TDD/TTY), (800) 526-0844 (TTY Only).

Additional Documentation for Corrections Nurse Trainee:

Class Specification

Additional Title and Exam Information

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NOTE: Salary amounts shown are only to be used as a guide; actual salary will be determined at the time of hire based on current salary plans and/or collective bargaining agreements, if applicable.