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Job Title: Intern

Hiring Period: Summer | Hourly Pay Rate: $14.66 | Hours per week: 8-40
On/Off Campus: Off Campus | Work-Study/Non Work-Study: Non Work-Study

Job Description: Student Nurse Extern

The Student Nurse Extern Program is open to nursing students who have successfully completed their third (3rd) year of a BSN program.

Through a mentoring relationship with a Registered Nurse, Student Nurse Externs are able to provide direct patient care. Externs practice within the scope of their LNA licensure while still receiving observational learning experiences by working one-on-one with their RN mentor/preceptor.

The 2020 program starts June 1, 2020 and ends August 7, 2020.

Student Nurse Externs are per diem employees, which can allow for some scheduling flexibility; however, it is required that participants be available for the duration of the program.

Hours will be based on unit and could be offered as full time, part time, or per diem.

Available units will be relayed to qualified candidates via email (in late March) and interviews will be scheduled between March and early May.

Selected participants are required to be licensed as a Nursing Assistant in the State of Vermont prior to starting the program, no later than May 22, 2020.

Posting closes March 20 , 2020

The Student Nurse Extern participates in the planning and implementation of direct and indirect patient care under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse II or III mentor in accordance with the position statement: Role of the Nurse in Delegating Nursing Interventions and Decision Tree.

Note that assessment, evaluation, and nursing judgment are activities that cannot be delegated.

Completion of third (3rd) year of a BSN program. Possesses a current Licensed Nursing Assistant license.

How to Apply: See Website

Name/Company: Kristina Hillier
Phone: 802-847-3081
111 Colchester Ave
Burlington, Vermont 05401

Job Number: 38999