Fairfax County Job Openings - Detailed Description for Job #13-1409


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

DIRECTOR, ADULT HEALTH CARE CENTER
(Public Health Nurse III)


Health Department

Job # 13-1409

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

Position available at the Lewinsville Adult Day Health Care Center.
Provides clinical nursing services and supervision of older adults in the Adult Day Health Care setting in McLean. Assesses, monitors and provides health care to participants. Provides health teaching, counseling and support to participants and their caregivers. Provides skilled intervention for management of difficult behaviors. Provides care that keeps older adults active and in their homes and communities.

 

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 of 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:

Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills. Knowledge of principles and practice in working with adults with cognitive impairment. Long term care experience. Management experience. Experience using Microsoft Office Suite software.

 

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:

8/30/2013

 

Date Posted:

8/24/2013

 

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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