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Human Resources

Staff Nurse (part-time, temporary)

Date Opened: 8-16-2013
Closing Date: when filled

Southwestern University invites applications for the position of Staff Nurse for Health Services.  This is a temporary part-time position through December 31, 2013 with no benefits.  This position reports to the Director of Health Services and will provide direct patient care and the maintenance of health care needs for students of Southwestern University.

Primary duties include providing daily office hours for the treatment of health needs and education for health maintenance; managing and providing education for use of the self-care, equipment, and supplies; participate in student health care learning opportunities and perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements for the position include a current State of Texas Registered Nurse License; excellent and independent nursing skills with some experience in emergency medicine and physical assessment, current CPR/AED card; must possess good listening skills and demonstrate a special interest in young adult health with an ability to communicate well with students. Experience in a clinic setting and experience with EMR and coding for billing systems preferred.

Southwestern Universityis a selective, undergraduate institution committed to a broad-based liberal arts, sciences, and fine arts education.  The University’s endowment ranks among the highest per student of undergraduate institutions in the country.  Located in Georgetown, Texas, 28 miles north of Austin, Southwestern is affiliated with The United Methodist Church.  Southwestern University is deeply committed to fostering a diverse educational environment and especially encourages applications from members of groups traditionally under-represented in academia.  For information concerning the University, visit our Web site at

To apply:  Interested persons may submit a letter of interest, resume, the names, addresses and phone numbers of three professional references, and salary history and expectation to:  Temporary Part-time Nurse, Position #551, Southwestern University, Office of Human Resources, P.O. Box 770, Georgetown, TX, 78627-0770, or e-mail to or FAX: 512-863-1880.  Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Please no third party submissions. All offers of employment are contingent on successful completion of the University’s Background Check Policy process.   Southwestern University is an equal opportunity employer.  EOE/M/F

Posted August 16, 2013.