Date Posted: October 27, 2022

Deadline: December 8, 2022

Organization: DDSN-Whitten Center

Location: Laurens

City: Clinton

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $35.00 Hourly


Licensed Registered Nurse by the South Carolina Board of Nursing and possess related nursing experience.

Job Description:

$150 COVID-19 Vaccination Pay Incentive Available! Please contact your Regional Center Human Resources Department. 
***Shift Differential Hourly Rates: Monday – Friday 2nd and 3rd shift = $1.25, Saturday – Sunday 1st shift = $5.00, Saturday – Sunday 2nd and 3rd shift = $6.25
About Our Agency
The South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs (DDSN) is the state agency that plans, develops, coordinates, and funds services for South Carolinians with the severe, lifelong disabilities of:

  • intellectual disability and related disabilities
  • autism spectrum disorder
  • traumatic brain injury
  • spinal cord injury and similar disability

About Whitten Regional Center
Whitten Regional Center is a residential facility of the South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs located in Clinton, SC serving residents with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
This position provides nursing care to individuals in designated units with responsibility for maintaining the nursing needs. Responsibility for maintaining acute medical issues for the Campus in absence of the Nurse Manager. Management of medications and procedures according to pharmacy and nursing procedure guidelines. Actively document and participate in the rehabilitation programs of individuals. Functions as the health care coordination of assigned units with responsibilities outlined in the Health Care Guidelines.
Assists in planning for and providing nursing care with responsibility for the assessment of nursing needs and initiation of nursing intervention according to all licensing and certification requirement.
Provides supervision and development of subordinate staff to ensure quality activity, care, and treatment for all individuals.
Assess needs of individuals, identifying obvious symptoms of physical or emotional illness formulates and complements a plan of care and evaluates outcomes. Collaborates with multidisciplinary team on integration of the nursing care plan in the ISP.
Performs clinical skills in a component manner to include a clean and safe environment. Providing training and acting as a resource for all other disciplines.

Performs and participates in outcome actives as otherwise assigned by the supervisor.    

1st shift: 6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 2nd shift: 2:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. 3rd shift: 10:30 p.m. - 7:00 a.m. (days rotate--includes weekends)
Contact Name:
Gwendolyn Harrison
Contact Phone Number: 8649383145
Application Process:
Online applications must be submitted at You must include ALL current and previous work history and education. We emphasize that a resume will NOT be accepted nor reviewed to determine if an applicant has met the qualifications of the position; it will be passed over and not referred to hiring managers. Supplemental questions (if applicable) are considered part of your official application. You will be asked to provide a transcript if selected for a position requiring a degree. A background investigation will be conducted that may include, but not limited to, criminal records, driver's license and child abuse registry prior to an offer of employment. Additionally, a medical examination and drug testing may be required. Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be notified of job filled status.
Employer Address:

28373 Highway 76 E
Clinton, SC 29325
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.