The Lawrence County Health Department is accepting applications for a Full Time Public Health Nurse. This is a non-merit contract position.
General Duties include: This position serves under the direction of the Nurse Supervisor. Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to: Provides entry-level nursing functions and services to individuals and families under close supervision in a clinic or community setting, focusing on the prevention of illness, injury or disability, the promotion of health and maintenance of the health of populations.
The nurse in this classification would receive job specific training in the requirements and scope of practice of the various assigned health department programs and services. Services provided will include immunizations and WIC and may include harm reduction, community health education, etc.
Minimum Education, Training or Experience: See special requirements.
Special Requirements: Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state or provisional license in Kentucky, meeting all requirements of KRS 314.041.
Starting Salary: $20.30-$25.24/hour negotiable with additional experience. Full state benefit package including Kentucky Employee Health Plan and participation in the Kentucky Employee Retirement System.
Please submit your resume and transcript to Lawrence County Health Department, 1080 Meadowbrook Lane, Louisa, KY 41230. The transcript must list the degree awarded. Applications must be received by 1 pm Friday, July 14.
Qualified applicants/employees are subject to pre-screening, selection for interview, and/or demonstration of skills testing. Employment may be contingent upon a successful drug screening and background check. Equal Opportunity Employer.