Fairfax County Job Openings - Detailed Description for Job #13-0668


Fairfax County Application Center, 12000 Government Center Pkwy., #270, Fairfax, VA 22035

HEALTH PROMOTION NURSE
(Public Health Nurse III)


Health Department

Job # 13-0668

$57,210 to $76,280  (Grade S25)
 
Description:

Position available in the Springfield District Office. Provides public health services to communities, in clinics, in the field, or at school sites. Carries a caseload of school(s); works collaboratively with the health promotion Public Health Nurse; provides supervision to professionals and/or paraprofessionals. Participates in agency marketing and outreach activities to increase public health awareness in the community. Ensures implementation of health promotion programs related to school aged children. Monitors performance measures for health promotion programs. Duties are performed under supervision of the Public Health Nurse IV/Nurse Manager.

 

Minimum
Qualifications:

Graduation from a college or university accredited by the National League for Nursing with a bachelor's degree in Nursing; plus three years of post-licensure experience as a nurse in an equivalent health care setting whose focus was primarily prevention services and community education, including two years in a public health/community health setting; plus at least one year experience in a public health/community health specialty area or supervisory responsibilities.

 

Special
Requirements:

Possession of a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background check and driver's license check to the satisfaction of the employer as a condition of appointment.

 

Preferred
Qualifications:

Excellent written and oral communication skills required. The ability to translate data into written reports is also required. Experience using a variety of computer applications.

 

Selection
Procedure:

Panel interview.

 

To Apply:

Submit your resume on-line through the AIMS system.

If this is the first time you have used AIMS, you will need to create an account.

Fairfax County is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veterans' status or disabled veterans' status. Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance; TTY 703-222-7314. Minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. EEO/AA/TTY.

 

Closing Date:

5/10/2013

 

Date Posted:

4/27/2013

 

Benefits:

Most positions advertised here are merit system positions funded for full benefits such as health insurance, retirement, life insurance and paid leave. Follow the link for details on Fairfax County's comprehensive benefits program for merit system employees. If a position is not funded for benefits that information will generally be included in the job announcement.

 

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