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RN Lab Assistant




Part-Time / Non-Exempt

Position Description

Position Summary: The RN Lab Assistant works in a team-based environment within the School of Nursing to assist the Nursing Simulation and Skills Lab Director/Faculty in the operation and maintenance of the nursing lab. The RN Lab Assistant will also serve as a resource for use of the nursing lab by nursing students. Hours may vary by semester, but may include evening and occasional weekend hours.  Hours may be up to, but not exceeding 10 hours weekly, to be coordinated with the needs of lab and must be approved by the Lab Director.


Description of Essential Job Duties:

·                        Assist in simulation development for clinical scenarios

·                        Check off students for mandatory skills required for curriculum advancement at all
              levels. i.e. sophomore, junior, and senior.
·                        Assist in maintaining nursing lab supplies and inventory
·                        Work in collaboration with student nursing lab assistants and volunteers
·                        Serves as resource mentor for all undergraduate students, including demonstrating nursing techniques and procedures
·                        Monitor use of lab and equipment and assist with check out of approved materials
·                        Assist with keeping lab clean and presentable
·                        Engage in student support services as appropriate i.e. care mapping, tutoring
·                        Other duties as deemed necessary

Work Conditions:
·                        Primarily indoors except when traveling between campus buildings
·                        Work is performed under minimum supervision and requires incumbent to exercise independence and discretion
Physical Requirements:
·         Manual dexterity to efficiently operate a computer keyboard and other business machines
·         Near vision sufficient to read written communications and computer display screens
·         Adequate hearing to communicate effectively in person and by phone



Special Skills:
·                        Exhibits professional communication skills (verbal and written)
·                        Excellent organizational skills
·                        Computer literate

·                        Works well independently and with minimum direction


Preferred Qualifications:
·         BSN
·         RN License

To Apply

​Qualified Candidates should send Professional Resume, Jacksonville University Employment Application and Letter of Application to:

Linda Shuber,

Simulation & Skills Lab Director




Created at 11/5/2013 4:03 PM by Moneypenny, Celeste
Last modified at 11/21/2013 9:13 AM by Ganyo, Judy