FULTON COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES THE FOLLOWING:

REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL NURSE

FULTON COUNTY RESIDENCY IS REQUIRED

The Sheriff’s Department is currently accepting applications for per diem and full-time RPNs.

2019 Per Diem Salary: $24.42 Per Hour
2019 Full-time Salary: $24.42 (Start Rate) - $28.73 (One Year Rate)

Typical Work Activities:

  • Assess patient nursing care needs and prepares, implements and evaluates the nursing care plan;
  • May act as a team leader over licensed practical nurses and auxiliary health care staff;
  • Gives skilled nursing care and prescribed treatments to patients and demonstrates nursing care to patients and families;
  • Identifies physical and emotional illness of patients through observation and analysis of records;
  • Coordinates plans for care with nutritionists, social worker, physical therapists, physicians and other professional health workers concerned with individuals and family health care;
  • Counsels and guides individuals and families in the prevention of illness and the attainment of maximum health;
  • Instructs patient or family members in regard to patient’s diet, health habits, the carrying out of treatments at home and rehabilitation measures;
  • Maintains essential nursing care records and reports.

The above examples of duties are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.

Minimum Qualifications:

Graduation from high school, possession of a high school equivalency diploma, or a high school individual education plan diploma, and licensed to practice as a registered professional nurse in New York State or have a limited permit to practice as a registered professional nurse in New York State or have an application on file for a limited permit to practice as a registered professional nurse in New York State

Special Requirement:

Eligibility for a license issued by the State of New York to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse

Applications should be filed with the

Fulton County Personnel Department
1 East Montgomery Street Johnstown NY 12095
(518) 736-5574

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