Organization: Jefferson County Public Health
Location: Port Townsend, WA
Date Job Posted: December 31, 2019
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Public Health Nurse I
Jefferson County Public Health is recruiting a BSN-prepared Public Health Nurse I to serve families and engage community connections in the expanded regional Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) Program. NFP offers intensive nurse home visiting services to first-time mothers with the goal of improving health and child development outcomes while supporting family self-sufficiency. This nurse will be located in Port Angeles, WA serving Clallam County and will receive individual/regional nurse team support offered through Jefferson County Public Health.
This position is 20 hours per week, UFCW Grade 32, Step 1-3, starting wage of $24.51-25.75 DOE with full benefits.
The selected candidate will demonstrate willingness and desire to work collaboratively within a team and the ability to work independently with families who may present with complex health and social histories. The selected candidate will also participate in mandatory training at the Nurse Family Partnership National Service Office in Denver, Colorado shortly after hire. Once trained, the nurse’s responsibilities will include caseload management, assessments, care planning, documentation, data collection, client education, and outreach.
Education and/or Experience
Public Health Nursing Certification and/or Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN), Washington State Registered Nurses License, and WA State Driver’s License.
How to Apply
A complete job description is available by clicking on the link below. An application may be obtained by clicking here. Please submit an application, resume and letter of interest using one of the following methods: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Fax: 360-385-9382; Mail: Jefferson County Commissioners’ Office; PO Box 1220, Port Townsend, WA 98368; In Person: Jefferson County Commissioners’ Office, Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368. This position is open until filled. EOE. ADA