DanburyRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Danbury jobs

Nursing

Company: Navy
Location: Danbury
Posted on: June 13, 2020

Job Description:

ABOUTBy the very nature of their duties, Navy Nurses quickly rise to the top of their profession. They provide care, not only for military servicemembers and their families, but also for people in need around the globe.Working with a team of talented colleagues united by a common mission, Navy Nurses have the opportunity to educate, lead and shape policy within Navy Health Care. They also:* Apply leading-edge medical advances at world-class hospitals* Utilize some of the most advanced technology on the planet, such as Radio Frequency Identification (RFID), which can lead to less paperwork and more meaningful patient care* Work at the best military nursing facilities on shore, at sea and in the fieldRESPONSIBILITIESAs an active duty Navy Nurse, you'll provide high-quality nursing care, doing everything a typical nurse would do in a variety of settings:* Military treatment facilities (in the U.S. and overseas)* Austere environments (i.e. deployments, humanitarian aid missions)* Onboard ships (aircraft carriers, hospital ships)Nursing in an austere environment could mean taking part in humanitarian relief efforts, such as administering infant vaccinations in developing countries, or providing emergency care to victims of a natural disaster. Navy Nurses collaborate with physicians, surgeons, cardiologists and fellow nurses as colleagues and equals. Navy Nursing provides opportunities to develop leadership skills that will set you apart.WORK ENVIRONMENTActive Duty Navy Nurses may serve at any one of more than 250 Navy and medical facilities around the globe, from Hawaii to Japan, Germany to Guam, and Washington, D.C., to Washington state.As a Navy Nurse, you could work at one of the highly acclaimed National Naval Medical Centers in Bethesda, Md.; Portsmouth, Va.; and San Diego, Calif. Or you could provide medical support aboard one of two dedicated hospital ships: the USNS Comfort and USNS Mercy.More opportunities are available stateside and abroad - aboard a surface ship, working closely with a nearby aircraft squadron, or even with the Fleet Marine Force.TRAINING & ADVANCEMENTUpon commissioning, Navy Nurses are required to attend Officer Development School (ODS) in Newport, R.I. ODS is a five-week program that provides a comprehensive and intense introduction to the responsibilities of Navy Staff Corps Officers. They will learn about the military structure of the U.S. Navy, its rich history of traditions and customs, leadership development and military etiquette.Promotion opportunities are regularly available, but are competitive and based on performance.EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIESHigh School StudentsThrough a Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) Nurse Option scholarship, the Navy can cover the full cost - up to $180,000 - of your nursing education at some of the best colleges and universities in the country.As a student, you can concentrate on your education or training with no military/training obligation until after your program is completed.Offers have many variables. To get details and find out which offer would benefit you most, request that a Navy Recruiter contact you.Nursing StudentsWith the Nurse Candidate Program (NCP), you can get an initial grant of $10,000, plus a stipend of $1,000 per month for up to 24 months. That's up to $34,000 to help pay your way through nursing school.Offers have many variables. To get details and find out which offer would benefit you most, request that a Navy Recruiter contact you.QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTSTo qualify for employment consideration in the Navy Nurse Corps, you must:* Be a U.S. citizen currently practicing in the U.S.* Be a student or graduate in good standing of a U.S. education program granting a bachelor of science degree and accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)* Be licensed to practice in a U.S. state, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico or a U.S. territory (new graduates from NROTC or NCP must obtain a license within one year of beginning Active Duty service)* Be willing to serve a minimum of three years of Active Duty* Be between the ages of 18 and 41* Be in good physical condition and pass a full medical examinationGeneral qualifications may vary depending upon whether you intend to serve Active Duty or Reserve Duty, and whether you are currently serving, have served before or have never served before.

Keywords: Navy, Danbury , Nursing, Healthcare , Danbury, Connecticut

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Internal Medicine Physician Opportunities in New York (Physician #)
Description: We are actively seeking Internal Medicine Physicians to join our existing groups in Yonkers, White Plains, Rye, New Rochelle,
Company: Northeast Healthcare Recruitment, Inc.
Location: White Plains
Posted on: 07/13/2020

Seeking OB Hospitalist for Night/Weekend/Holiday Coverage in New Bruns
Description: Envision Physician Services is seeking an experienced OB/GYN Hospitalist to cover nights, weekends, and holidays at St. Peter's University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ. We are collaborating with a local (more...)
Company: Envision Physician Services
Location: New Brunswick
Posted on: 07/13/2020

RN Practice Manager/Administrator (FT) - Urgent Care of Hillsborough -
Description: The RN Practice Manager manages the daily operations of their assigned practice site. This includes overseeing personnel, practice operations, billing, physician patient scheduling and budget development. (more...)
Company: Physician Enterprise Group
Location: Union
Posted on: 07/13/2020


Emergency Veterinary Technician
Description: We are looking for an experienced veterinary technician to join our team. We are a small after hours emergency facility that is open Monday through
Company: Jersey Shore Veterinary Emergency Service
Location: Lakewood
Posted on: 07/13/2020

Pharmacy Technician - part time - 16 hours per week
Description: Saint Peter's is seeking a Part time Pharmacy Tech to join their team.Shifts will be 7a-3:30p and 2p-11p.As the Pharmacy Tech you will: Assist the Pharmacists in preparation of medication pursuant to (more...)
Company: Saint Peter's Healthcare System
Location: New Brunswick
Posted on: 07/13/2020

Medical Technologist EN3-A - FT Eves
Description: MedicalTechnologist The Medical Technologistperforms routine and complex lab analyses,
Company: Saint Peter's Healthcare System
Location: New Brunswick
Posted on: 07/13/2020

Registered Respiratory Care Practitioner - PT Days
Description: Registered Respiratory Care Practitioner The Registered Respiratory Care Practitioner provides all aspects of therapeutic and diagnostic
Company: Saint Peter's Healthcare System
Location: New Brunswick
Posted on: 07/13/2020

Enjoy Working in a Brand New Emergency Department Facility! (Physician
Description: You will enjoy working in this brand new 150 million, 44,000 sq ft Emergency Department facility This opening is for a residency
Company: Medsource Consultants
Location: Westport
Posted on: 07/13/2020

RN-Psych in Westport, CT (RN #)
Description: Travel RN - Psych New Britain, CT Seeking an energetic Psych RN to come join our team today. We have exciting, Great Paying opportunities across the U.S. ul li Both Local and Travel candidates are (more...)
Company: HumanEdge Allied Health
Location: Westport
Posted on: 07/13/2020

Medical Technologist- Chemistry Core Lab Per Diem or TEMP days
Description: MedicalTechnologist The Medical Technologistperforms routine and complex lab analyses,
Company: Saint Peter's Healthcare System
Location: New Brunswick
Posted on: 07/13/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Connecticut jobs by following @recnetCT on Twitter!

Danbury RSS job feeds