Registered Nurse, RN, Clinical Ladder - Emergency Department
$25,000 Sign-On Bonus
Job ID: R0014036 | Inpatient Registered Nurses | Full time | Charlottesville, VA

Sign On Bonus potential - $25,000 (with 3 year commitment). Qualified candidates must accept an offer of employment by 11/15/2021.

Relocation assistance available per UVA Medical Center policy.

This position qualifies for the UVA Medical Center Clinical Ladder. The salary range reflected in this job posting is for an RN Clinician 2. For additional information, please see the More Information section.

The University of Virginia Emergency Department presents an exciting growth opportunity. Come be part of a collaborative interdisciplinary care team envisioning and developing the future of Emergency Medicine at UVA. The Emergency Department at UVA is a Level 1 Trauma Center and currently has four adult trauma bays and two pediatric trauma bays. With specialties such as, Neurosciences, Specialized Heart and Vascular Center, and Transplant offered twenty-four hours a day, we are able to provide care to patients from all over the state and adjoining states. Our ED also houses a Chest Pain Center, Express Care, and Women's Center for Emergency Care.* U.S. News & World Report's 2016-2017, 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 "Best Hospitals" guides.We are seeking a capable clinician, focused on expanding knowledge and skills who will:
  • Consistently provides effective direct care, as part of the interdisciplinary team, to a variety of complex patients.
  • Manage care and implement treatment plans at a refined skill level in collaboration with patients, their families, physicians and other members of the health care team.
  • Seek as well as provide feedback for improved clinical practice.
  • Assume a beginning leadership role but seeks mentoring in this process.

More Information:

While you improve the lives of patients at UVA Health System, you'll also be improving your own life in one of the most beautiful and welcoming places in America-Charlottesville, Virginia. Nestled among the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, it's called "The Best Town for Food Lovers" by Wine Magazine, "Best College Town" by Traveler's Today and, yes, "America's Happiest City" by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Research. Built on the foundation of American history and overlaid with the vibrant energy of a modern culture, there's no place in the world quite like it. This position qualifies for the UVA Medical Center Clinical Ladder. The salary range reflected in this job posting is for an RN Clinician 2. Additional compensation is available if you are hired into a higher level on the Clinical Ladder. Those hired as either a Clinician 3 or Clinician 4 must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree and possess a specialty certification from a national certifying organization and meet applicable Career Ladder Behaviors Placement on the clinical ladder will be discussed during the recruitment process. Shifts: Days, Nights, Evenings, every other weekend For more information please visit www.growwithuva.com

Position Compensation Range: $26.22 - $43.40 Hourly


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program required.
  • Bachelor's of Science in Nursing Degree preferred.

Experience: 1 year of relevant experience.

Licensure:

  • Licensed to Practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
  • American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification required.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently walking, bending/stooping. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull 20 - 50lbs. May be exposed to chemicals, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.

This position qualifies for the UVA Medical Center Clinical Ladder. The salary range reflected in this job posting is for an RN Clinician 2. Additional compensation is available if you are hired into a higher level on the Clinical Ladder. Those hired as either a Clinician 3 or Clinician 4 must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree and possess a specialty certification from a national certifying organization and meet applicable Career Ladder Behaviors. Placement on the clinical ladder will be discussed during the recruitment process. Current team members already working as RN Clinician 3 or 4 who wish to transfer to another department will have their level on the clinical ladder reviewed by the hiring manager and the PNSO if applicable.


COVID Vaccination Requirement

Due to the scope of President Biden's Executive Order 14042 issued in early September, all University employees, including remote employees, must receive their final vaccination dose by January 4, 2022, unless they have a University-approved religious or medical exemption. The University has updated policy SEC-045 to reflect these new requirements.

If hired by the Academic Division, excluding School of Medicine, School of Nursing, UVA Physicians Group, and the Health Systems Library, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination or be willing to be vaccinated by January 4, 2022. Academic employees may apply for a University-approved medical or religious exemption.

Note: Some medical and safety-sensitive positions require vaccination and are not eligible for an exemption. For more information on how vaccination requirements will apply to you, please visit the UVA New Hire Vaccination Requirements webpage.

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