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Position:                        Public Health Nurse II School Health Nurse

Location:                       Haywood County Health Department


Beginning Salary:           $35,523.34 – 10 month position (less for trainee)


Pay Grade:                    72


Date Available:             10-13-08


Application Deadline:     Open Until Filled

Description of Duties: Generalized public health nursing position with focus on school health services.  Work includes implementation of nursing care and techniques designed to promote health and prevent disease through visits in the home, schools and clinics.  Considerable contact with other agencies will occur. 

Examples of Duties:§         School Nurse-Establish and manage a comprehensive school health program within each school assigned.§         Deliver health services to children.§         Provide education and training to children and school staff. 

Clinic duties: Work in General Clinic and other nursing duties as needed.

Work Schedule: Ten-month work schedule with salary spread over twelve (12) months. 

Minimum Education and Experience: Certified school nurse or graduation from a four-year college or university with a BS Degree in Nursing which includes a public health nursing rotation; or graduation from an accredited school of professional nursing and one year of professional nursing experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in NC by the NC Board of Nursing.  Valid NC Drivers License.  BS Degree preferred. 

Application Process: State application (PD 107) must be submitted to:Lisa Davis, Public Health Nursing SupervisorEmployment Security Commission1170 N. Main StreetWaynesville, NC 28786 Selection process will be by structured interview.  Applications will be reviewed to select the best-qualified applicants for admission to the interview.

“An Equal Opportunity Employer”

 HCHD September 2008