TEMPORARY Professional Nurse
North Carolina Office of State Personnel - Pitt County, NC

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Walter B. Jones Alcohoand Drug Abuse Treatment Center is a state facility specializing in substance abuse treatment and co-occurring disorders in Greenville, NC. The Center has IMMEDIATE openings for TEMPORARY registered Nurses. The hourly rate for a Temporary RN is $28.52, which includes shift differential. We have the following positions available:
  • 4 Evening Shift (includes every other weekend)
  • 6 Night Shift (includes every other weekend)
  • 2 Baylor (12hr shift, 7p to 7a - Friday, Saturday and Sunday)
The successful candidate will plan, direct and implement a comprehensive Multi-faceted program of detoxification and rehabilitation services for a 80 bed inpatient substance abuse center.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies:

Ability to function independently, exercising autonomy. Ability to perform accurate nursing assessments, participate in treatment planning and implementation. Effectively communicate with patients and their family members, and other multi-disciplinary staff members. Possess basic knowledge of quality improvement and assist in the development of nursing policies and procedures. Ability to organize, develop and teach patient education groups, as well as supervise Healthcare Technician, lead patient groups and interactions. Must pass North Carolina Intervention Core Plus within 2 months of employment and continually maintain annual certification thereafter. Must perform CPR as needed and maintain certification bi-annually; walking,lifting,bending, pushing and pulling may also be required as needed. This position functions at the Journey Level, however, Contributing Level competency Nurses will be considered.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:

Must be licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of NC by the NC Board of Nursing or an approved Compact State.

Supplemental and Contact Information:

Please follow instructions to apply online. Please complete your application in full. Work history must be included on the application – " See Resume or See Attachment" will not be accepted, nor is a text or attached resume accepted in lieu of a completed application. The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) selects applicants for employment based on job-related knowledge, skills, and abilities without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, political affiliation or political influence. All positions in the Division of State Operated Healthcare Facilities shall be subject to pre-employment drug testing and criminal record background checks. State and Federal criminal record checks are also required on all applicants selected for direct care and non-direct care positions in the DHHS Residential School Programs. All other Divisions within DHHS will conduct a criminal record check if you are applying for a position which supervises or provides direct care. Additionally, drug testing is required if you are applying for a direct care position, criminal justice certified position or a position requiring a commercial driver’s license.

All work experience MUST be included in the work history section of the application. Any information omitted from the application, but included in the resume (text attached) WILL