Registered Nurse (RN) -

Registered Nurse (RN)

Registered Nurse (RN)
RN - Corrections
South Bay, FL
The GEO Group, Inc

The GEO Group, Inc

Global Leader in Evidence-Based Rehabilitation The GEO Group is committed to providing leading, evidence-based rehabilitation programs to individuals while in-custody and post-release into the community through the GEO Continuum of Care®. GEO's diversified services platform provides unique capabilities for the delivery of educational and vocational programs, cognitive behavioral and substance abuse treatment, and faith-based services. The GEO Continuum of Care is enhanced in-custody offender rehabilitation programming, including cognitive behavioral treatment, integrated with post–release support services.

Job Details


Registered Nurse (RN)

***$4,000.00 Sign On Bonus!***

$37.62 hr. +$1.00 hr. Shift Differential - Weekday 7pm to 7am

$37.62 hr. +$2.00 hr. Shift Differential - Weekend-7pm to 7am

Are you a Registered Nurse (RN) looking for a challenging yet rewarding environment, where you can really make a difference? Are you passionate about people and believe that everyone deserves the highest quality of healthcare? If so, then we have the role for you!  As the industry's global leader in evidence-based rehabilitation, we are looking for people like you to add to our growing team of professionals!  

Join A Community That Cares

Joining GEO means contributing to our mission to provide the best rehabilitation and community reintegration programs and services to those in our care. GEO is a place for professional growth, exploration, creativity, and valuable interpersonal relationships. Interested in achieving extraordinary things? Send in your application. Every one of our employees makes us who we are.

Role and Responsibilities

Working alongside our Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you’ll play a vital part in providing the highest level of Nursing care to inmates/detainees while putting a special focus on maintaining our safe and secure workplace.

Provide nursing care within your capacity and refer other medical problems to the appropriate physician.
Perform comprehensive physical assessment and medical history
Periodically evaluate patients' symptoms, reactions, and progress, and report problems to Physician and management.
Securely administer medication, taking precautions against drug hoarding and trafficking.
Make sure prescribed medications are administered as instructed
Provide patient education for Chronic Illnesses, post-hospitalization, post-surgical procedures.
Supervises the workflow of the LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) staff and provides input into performance evaluation.
Document all detainee/inmate contacts and keep medical records confidential.
Follow industry and company accreditation policies.

We're looking for individuals from different backgrounds:

Building an inclusive culture where every employee can perform to their maximum potential is the center of GEO’s employee value proposition. Our success is based on diversity in our workforce and the inclusion of eclectic perspectives, ideas, and backgrounds. Everyone is encouraged to apply. Here’s to unlimited ideas, increased productivity, and innovative solutions!

Competencies Required

Excellent diagnostic skills, patience and natural empathy are all key qualities we look for. Our employees feel proud to play a role in our patient’s re-entry to society. Apply if the following apply to you have the below requirements:

Minimum Requirements
Associate’s or Bachelor's degree from an approved program; graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. Must have a current, unrestricted license to practice as Registered Nurse in the state the facility is located. Maintains a current copy of license on file at the facility at all times.
Two (2) years of direct work experience preferred.
Must possess competence in the performance of the following services: crisis intervention, medical emergencies, physical assessment, medical nursing care, and psychiatric nursing care.
Must have the ability to work without direct, immediate supervision in performing nursing diagnosis, and be able provide appropriate follow through treatment.

Physical Requirements 

Frequently: Lift or carry and push/pull up to 40 lbs.; walk, stand, sit, bend, stoop and reach above shoulder level.
Occasionally: Lift or carry and push/pull up to 60 lbs.; work with machinery and climb.

South Bay, Florida 33493
Registered Nurse
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