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PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE SUPERVISOR (SCHOOL HEALTH SUPERVISOR) - 40009021

Date: Jul 12, 2021

Location: Durham, NC, US, 27701

Company: Durham County

Durham County Government employs approximately 1,900 employees that work towards providing needed services throughout the community. With a wide array of services, Durham County Government is at the heart of a rapidly growing and diverse area offering residents, employees and visitors exciting opportunities to live, work, grow and play. For more information about Durham County Government, visit www.dconc.gov.

 

DEPARTMENT:       

Public Health Services

DATE POSTED:            

July 12, 2021

CLOSING DATE:           

July 26, 2021

SALARY MINIMUM:  

$62,639.00

MAXIMUM HIRING SALARY:

$85,000.00

POSITION NUMBER:            

40009021

JOB TYPE:

Full-Time

 

**THIS IS A 12-MONTH, FULL-TIME POSITION.**

 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

 

This Public Health Nurse Supervisor position is employed as a School Nurse Supervisor in the School Health Program. Responsibilities include onsite clinical and administrative supervision of a nurse team in the school health program.  Coordinates and collaborates with other School Nurse Supervisors to mentor, organize, and direct staff in meeting program objectives and goals. Provides information to school nurse teams on rules, regulations, and expectations for the program as directed by public health, local, and state policies; and serves as a resource for all staff on all student health services questions. This Public Health Nurse Supervisor (School Nurse Supervisor) strategizes with public health and school district staff to increase the district’s capacity to address student health and academic achievement.

 

May be required to provide nursing services and health support in Public Health Medical Division clinics, programs, and community response programs.

 

THIS IS A 12-MONTH, FULL-TIME POSITION.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

   

  • Must demonstrate the ability to plan, coordinate and supervise the work of others.
  • Requires thorough knowledge of and skill in applying principles and techniques employed in public health in general and in School Health in particular.
  • Must have the ability to exercise sound judgment in day-to-day activities and be flexible and receptive to change in dealing with staff and agency needs, changing program requirements, and school populations.
  • Must have the ability to record the services rendered accurately and interpret and explain records, reports, and medical instruction.
  • Must have good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Acts as a resource person for other supervisors and Public Health staff and other community agencies or individuals on School Health topics.

 

 

REQUIREMENTS

 

Masters in Nursing and two years of Public Health nursing experience; or graduation from a four-year college or university with a BS in Nursing which includes a Public Health Nursing rotation and three years of Public Health nursing experience; or a Master’s in Public Health and graduation from a school of professional nursing and two years of Public Health nursing experience; or graduation from a school of professional nursing and four years of professional nursing experience three of which must have been in Public Health; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

 

Requires license to practice as Registered Nurse in NC by NC Board of Nursing; General Statutes of NC, Chapter 90, Article 9.

Durham County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Nearest Major Market: Durham
Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh