The Nursing VALOR program is for outstanding students who have completed the final semester/quarter of the junior year in an accredited baccalaureate program.Under the guidance of a proficient VA registered nurse preceptor, VALOR students have opportunities for learning including didactic or classroom experiences, competency-based clinical practice and develop clinical competencies in a nursing specialty area.The student will also complete an independent, problem focused, clinical project.Learn more about this agency
The VALOR Nursing student is a nursing student who delivers fundamental, knowledge based care to assigned Veterans while developing technical competencies under the direct supervision of a Bachelor of Science (BSN) prepared RN Preceptor. This may include nursing specialty areas such as primary care (inpatient and outpatient), surgical services, mental health, and extended care and rehabilitation. Other duties as assigned.
Students will be paid at a salary rate equal to 80 percent of the local VA facility's annum salary rate for a Nurse I, Level 1, Step 1. The salary listed is based on full time employment and will be pro-rated based on actual hours worked.
Work Schedule: Completes 400 Hours over a Ten- Week time period. Shifts can be either 8 or 12 hours in length, mimicking that of their preceptor.
Financial Discloser Report: Not required
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