Fairfax County Job Openings - Detailed Description for Job #13-1410

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

(Public Health Nurse II)
May be underfilled

Health Department

Job # 13-1410

$51,935 to $69,246   (Grade S23)

Positions available at various district offices in the School Health Program. May be underfilled.

Provides a variety of community health services to diverse populations in the school community using a multidisciplinary approach, strengthening of services and interventions that include outreach, case-finding, health promotion, education, case management and disease prevention to clients, families and communities.



Graduation from a college or university accredited by the National League for Nursing with a bachelor's degree in nursing; plus one year of work experience in a public health/community health setting; or two years of full-time post-licensure experience as a nurse in an equivalent health care setting whose focus was primarily prevention services and community education.



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.



Knowledge of epidemiology, growth and development, and public health principles and practices. Ability to work independently and to communicate effectively.



Panel interview.



These positions may be underfilled by less-qualified applicants at the Public Health Nurse I level ($47,354 to $63,139, Grade S21). Minimum qualifications include graduation from a program accredited by the National League for Nursing with a bachelor's degree in nursing as determined by the Virginia State Board of Nursing; and possession of current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia.


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.


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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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