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Licensed Practical Nurse

University of Central Arkansas
Conway, AR 72032
Title Information

AR State Title Licensed Practical Nurse
Grade C113
Minimum Salary or Salary Range $32,672
Hourly Rate $15.71

Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number C1252019
Working Title Licensed Practical Nurse
Department Org 630000 - Office-Student Health Serv
Position Summary

Student Health Clinic is looking for a full-time Licensed Practical Nurse to join our team. SHC is a fast-paced family practice clinic serving 10,000 students, faculty, and staff. We have a physician and four nurse practitioners providing many services to the campus community. Our clinic hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Responsibilities include direct patient care, taking vital signs, short history, brief exam. Assist with procedures (i.e. repair of lacerations, minor surgical procedures) and Womens Health. Perform lab waived tests as ordered by Physician or APRN. Draw blood for the lab as indicated. Accurately and legibly document findings on patient record using computerized electronic medical record technology. Other duties include patient education, equipment maintenance, and room stocking and cleaning.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge and understanding of nursing theory and practices. Ability to observe and evaluate the patients condition and provide direct nursing care. Be able to instruct patients in routine medical care. Capable of performing various nursing procedures.

Required Education and/or Experience

Licensure by the Arkansas State Nursing Board as a Licensed Practical Nurse in accordance with ACA 17-87-304. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE.

Preferred Education and/or Experience

Graduate from accredited LPN program/Licensed by the state of Arkansas. No experience necessary. New graduates welcome to apply, we will train.

University, Campus, and Community Description

Thank you for your interest in employment at the University of Central Arkansas.
Founded in 1907, UCA has an enrollment of more than 11,000, of which approximately 1,800 are graduate students. The university offers more than 90 undergraduate and 60 graduate certificate and degree programs, including seven doctoral programs. The student body consistently scores above the national average on the ACT exam. UCA is proud of its tradition of teaching excellence and its contributions in research, scholarship, and creative activities. The campus is widely acclaimed for its beauty. UCA is located in Conway, Arkansas, a thriving city of approximately 65,000 in central Arkansas, and thirty minutes from Little Rock. Conway is home to several major industries, two private colleges, an excellent public school system, and strong private K12 schools. Residents have easy access to the Ouachita and Ozark National forests and pristine wildlife areas near the Buffalo National River.

Desired start date 11/01/2019
Position Summary and Qualifications


Graduate from accredited LPN program/Licensed by the state of Arkansas. Basic Life Support and CPR are required.

Physical Demands Checklist
Physical Exertion
Posting Detail Information

Background Check Statement

This position may be subject to a pre-employment criminal, sex-offender registry, financial history background check and drug screening. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication and/or adverse financial history alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background checks and drug screening information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

UCA EEO Statement

The University of Central Arkansas is an affirmative action/equal opportunity institution dedicated to attracting and supporting a diverse student, faculty and staff population through enhanced multicultural learning environments and opportunities. In keeping with its nondiscrimination policy in employment, admissions and other functions and programs, the university considers employees and students on the basis of individual merit and will not discriminate against a person on the basis of gender, race or color, ethnicity, religion, spiritual beliefs, national origin, age, familial status, socioeconomic background, sexual orientation, disability, political beliefs, intellectual perspective, genetic information, military status, or other factors irrelevant to participation in its programs.

Open Date 09/20/2019
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a current employee of the University of Central Arkansas?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you a current UCA student?
    • yes
    • no
  3. * How long have you been a licensed practical nurse (LPN)?
    • greater than 6 months
  4. * Are you licensed by the State of Arkansas
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Have you ever received State Board of Nursing sanctions in any state?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * What type of medical office environment have you worked in?
    • Family Practice Clinic
    • Hospital
    • Other Specialty
  7. * Would you describe yourself as someone who can easily handle fast-paced, high-pressure situations?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Please list the electronic health record systems you have used.

    (Open Ended Question)

  9. * What is the highest level of education you have attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
    • Doctorate / All but dissertation (ABD)
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD)
    • Juris Doctorate (JD)
    • Doctor of Music Arts (DMA or DM)
    • Doctor of Modern Languages (DML)
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
  10. * List any relevant professional designations, licenses or certifications that you hold.

    (Open Ended Question)

  11. * What are your greatest professional strengths?

    (Open Ended Question)

  12. * What do you consider to be your weaknesses?

    (Open Ended Question)

  13. * Tell me about a challenge or conflict you've faced at work, and how you dealt with it.

    (Open Ended Question)


Posted: 2019-12-05 Expires: 2020-02-11

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