Public Health Nurse II (Case Management and WIC Director)
Hyde County Health Department
Location: Swanquarter, North Carolina
Type: Part Time
Internal Number: 481-50-157
Salary Range: $31/hr not to exceed 1000 hours annually
Description: This position provides care management of qualifying pregnant women and children and directs the Women, Infant, Children (WIC) Nutritional Program. The goal is to identify women and children in need of services to optimize health, and refer those clients to needed services. The WIC Program is a supplemental nutritional program for qualifying women, infants and children. Responsibilities include assessments, certifications and low level nutritional counseling.
Special Note: This is a generalized representation of this position and is not intended to identify all essential functions one must perform on a daily basis. Knowledge, skills, and abilities: Strong knowledge of nursing skills and the nursing process is required. General knowledge of social and economic problems that serves as a barrier to care, in addition to knowledge of or ability to locate resources is required. Knowledge of the principles and practices of public health is needed as is an ability to form trusting relationships with clientele. Not required, but preference is given to skills in clinical experience related to child and maternal health, as well as lactation education.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements: Graduation from a four-year college or university with a B.S. in Nursing which includes a Public Health Nursing rotation and one year of Public Health Nursing experience; or Master’s in Public Health and graduation from a school of professional nursing and one year of professional nursing experience; or graduation from a school of professional nursing and two years of professional nursing experience including one year of Public Health Nursing experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Special conditions of employment: ? Must possess a valid NC driver’s license ? Must hold a License to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina by the N. C. Board of Nursing ? Must maintain a current CPR certification
Open until filled, preference given to applications received by: September 30, 2022 @ 5:00 p.m.
SPECIAL NOTE: As this is a part time position, holiday pay, sick and annual leave, and insurance do not apply.
To apply submit completed original, signed and dated State Application (PD 107) to: Luana C. Gibbs, Health Director Hyde County Health Department P O Box 100 Swan Quarter, NC 27885
We are a public health department located in Swan Quarter, NC. We have 14 employees. We offer paid health, dental and vision insurance, 401k, retirement contributions, training and a relaxed, flexible working environment.
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