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Nursing Supervisor

DHS/Sand Ridge Secure Treatment Center

  • Location: Mauston, WI
  • Post Date: 9/11/2018
  • Job Type: FULL TIME

  This position is located in Juneau County at the Department of Health Services (DHS); Division of Care and Treatment Services (DCTS); Sand Ridge Secure Treatment Center (SRSTC) in Mauston, WI. SRSTC is a nationally recognized facility for the treatment of sexual offenders committed under Wisconsin’s Statute 980.

Benefits include a top rated health plan and the ability to participate in one of the best retirement plans. We offer a team-orientated atmosphere and a focus on work-life balance. Additional benefits include paid time off (at least 3.5 weeks paid leave, 9 holidays, and sick time), and multiple insurance options. Additionally, you may be eligible for student loan forgiveness through the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.

For more information about insurance, visit: http://etf.wi.gov/careers/benefits.html. For more information about SRSTC, visit our website at https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/sandridge/index.htm


Position Summary:   

Under general supervision of the Director of Nursing, this position is responsible for ensuring the nursing process of assessment, diagnosis, outcome/planning, implementation and evaluation are implemented and followed in the provision of nursing care for the Health Services Unit (HSU) at Sand Ridge Secure Treatment Center (SRSTC).

Schedule is Monday-Friday (1st Shift)

Special Notes:   

Due to the nature of these positions, all applicants who may be appointed will be required to allow the Department of Health Services to conduct a Caregiver Background Check to determine whether the circumstances of any conviction may be related to the job being filled.


Minimally qualified candidates will have:

  • Licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Wisconsin as a Registered Nurse

  • Current CPR/AED certification

  • Experience working within a multi-disciplinary team related to the provision of patient care

  • Experience working as a lead nurse, preceptor/trainer (nurse) or supervisor of nursing staff

Well-qualified candidates will also have:

  • Experience as a nurse within a secured setting

  • Experience working in a medical-surgical unit, long term care or ambulatory care clinic

  • Experience in the development of internal protocols, procedures, and processes for use by nursing staff


How To Apply:   To apply for this position, click “Log In” to access your existing account or to create a new account if you do not already have an account in the system. After you have logged in, click “Apply Now.” You will be asked to provide your personal information. Attach your current resume and letter of qualifications (in a Word or PDF compatible format). To be considered for this position applicants must complete the online process. Failure to submit all required materials will result in an incomplete application and ineligibility for this positions Application materials will not be accepted if received in an incompatible format, an email, as a hard copy or a fax.

Your resume and letter of qualifications are a very important part of your application at DHS and are used during our evaluation process to determine your qualifications as they relate to this job. For suggestions on what to include when developing your resume and letter of qualifications, please click here.

Candidates that are deemed eligible will be invited to participate in the next step of the selection process. If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact the HR Specialist on this announcement.

Veterans with at least a 30% service-connected disability rating should contact the HR Specialist listed in this posting as you may be eligible for consideration under the non-competitive appointment process.

Permanent classified state employees who are eligible for consideration (transfer, voluntary demotion, or former employees as a reinstatement) must complete the application process to apply.

Please note: Important communication regarding this recruitment will be sent via email.

DHS/Sand Ridge Secure Treatment Center