Job Description

Extended Job Title
Correctional Nursing Asst - H92952 - LTC

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
691208 - RMF- LTC

Position Description
This position is responsible for provision of basic nursing care and services which are performed under the direct supervision of a licensed nurse. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel instruments or controls; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. Work is performed under clinic conditions in a correctional institution; has a high degree of contact with offender/patients and other clinic personnel.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Professional/Personal Reference, Recommendation/Referral, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
Perform Patient specific tasks within scope of practice. Assisting with patient hygiene, feeding, change linens, re-positioning, ambulating, obtaining and recording vital signs, blood sugars and weights.

Maintain safe, therapeutic and healthy environment.

Assist in maintenance of supplies levels.

Adheres to infection control standards. Assist  in cleaning equipment, break room, nurses station, and patient rooms.


Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected.

Pay Basis

Work Location
Lubbock, Texas

Preferred Qualifications
Completion of a nursing assistant training course; CPR Certification; Computer Knowledge

HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care


Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group

Occasional Duties
Other duties as assigned by supervisor.


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications


  • None


  • A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent


  • Six months experience as a nursing assistant or completion of a nursing assistant training course.

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