Holding a patient’s hand before a procedure. Listening to their concerns with empathy. Comforting a frightened child. These are the qualities UNC Medical Center seeks in their nurses. As one of our trusted nurses, you’ll help men and women get back on their feet while bringing them peace of mind. UNC Medical Center nursing department is as much about kindness and caring for the whole person as it is about medical and technical knowledge.
- UNC Health Care offers full-time, part-time, and per-diem positions.
- Job Level: Entry, Mid, Senior
What do we look for in a Nurse at UNC Medical Center? Below are candidate traits that encompass the Empathy and Expertise needed to provide the exceptional care our patients deserve.
- Good listener
- Relationship expertise
- Team player
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse (New Graduate)Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse (New Graduate)Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse (New Graduate)
RN Clinical Nurse (New Graduate) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse II (12+ months of experience)
RN Clinical Nurse II (12+ months of experience) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse III
RN Clinical Nurse III Leads to Clinical Nurse IV (Team Leader)
RN Clinical Nurse IV (Clinical Leader) Path Ends here
I’m really proud of our shared governance model. It’s about empowering nurses to make the decisions about how we administer care and making sure changes come from the bottom up as opposed to the top down. It gives nurses a voice.
Katherine Moore, Clinical Nurse IV, 5 Bed Tower at UNC Medical
Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision)
Vision and Dental insurance is available for employees through the North Carolina Flexible Benefits Program (NC Flex). Different families and individuals have different needs when it comes to health insurance. We offer three different levels of coverage to meet employees' personal needs.
Employees can feel secure in their future with a 403b account option. A 403b account functions like a 401k, but is offered by non-profit, religious, and government organizations.
We're aware of employees’ needs for time off from work, whether for planned rest and recreation, personal illness, or emergencies, and the importance of income continuation during those times.
Life & Disability Insurance
Employees have a variety of options for life insurance and accidental death and disability insurance.
The Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) is a free-standing surgical facility that is located in Chapel Hill near the medical center. The ASC provides surgical care to both pediatric and adult patients. The ASC supports services such as: orthopaedics, ENT/OHN, plastics, general laparoscopic, general oncology, urology and dental with over 6000 cases completed each year. The ability to scrub is preferred, but not a requirement. The ASC is looking for a RN candidate with a tem building, positive attitude and 2+ years as a Operating Room nurse.
40 hours per week working 10 hour shifts, 7am to 530pm, Monday through Friday. No weekends or holidays and no call.
We have flexible scheduling options to meet the needs of the OR and provide employees work/life balance. There is a 6 to 8 week orientation program that is 5 days/week, 8 hours/day prior to obtaining the 10 hour a day scheduled shift. This position also qualify for a generous benefit package.
Graduation from a state-accredited school of professional nursing. One (1) year of nursing (RN) experience. If hired after January 6, 2014, must be enrolled in an accredited program within four years of employment, and obtain a Bachelor's degree with a major in Nursing or a Master's degree with a major in Nursing within seven years of employment date.
Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of North Carolina. Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider certification.
Primary Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
Department: 1000-14178-UNCH Operating Room ASC
Shift: Day Job