Community Health Nurse II

Employer
Maryland government jobs
Location
Harford County, MD
Posted
Oct 03, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
## GRADE 16 ## LOCATION OF POSITION Maryland Department of Health Harford County Health Department Division of Care Coordination 2015 Pulaski Highway Havre de Grace, MD 21078 ## Main Purpose of Job The Community Health Nurse II will provide nursing services to patients enrolled in the Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention and Environmental Case Management Program. This position will provide management of the enrolled child's needs, coordinate with other medical providers, and oversee the work of the Community Health Workers. The goal of this program is to reduce the impact of lead and other environmental toxins on vulnerable low-income children. This is a full-time contractual position, not permanent eligible for health benefits. The incumbent will be paid for hours worked only, no holidays or accrued leave time upon employment. ## MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS **Education:** A Bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited college or university. **Experience:** None. **NOTES:** 1. Candidates may substitute a Bachelor's degree in a related field from an accredited college or university and one year of experience as a registered nurse for the required education. 2. Candidates may substitute two years of experience as a registered nurse for the required education. 3. Candidates may substitute US Armed Forces military service experience as a commissioned officer in Nursing classification or Nursing or Health Care Specialist specialty codes in the Nursing field of work on a year-for-year basis for the required education. ## LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS 1. Candidates for positions in this classification must possess a current license as a Registered Nurse from the Maryland State Board of Nursing, 4140 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21215. **A copy of your license must be attached to your application.** 2. Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator's license valid in the State of Maryland. ## SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS Employees in this classification will be required to provide the facility with a telephone number at which they can be reached. ## SELECTION PROCESS Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications will be evaluated. The evaluation may be a rating of your application based on your education, training and experience as they relate to the requirements of the position. Therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. Please report all related education, experience, dates and hours of work. For education obtained outside the US, a copy of the equivalent American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service must accompany the application. All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date. We will not consider information submitted after this date. ## BENEFITS Contractual employees who work for an agency covered under the State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program (the Program), have a current employment contract and work 30 or more hours a week (or on average 130 hours per month) may be eligible for subsidized health benefits coverage for themselves and their dependents. As a contractual employee, you will be responsible for paying 25% of the premiums for your medical and prescription coverage, including any eligible dependents you have enrolled. The State of Maryland will subsidize the remaining 75% of the cost for these benefits. You can also elect to enroll in dental coverage, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, and life insurance, but will be responsible to pay the full premium for these benefits. ## FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS Online application process is **STRONGLY** preferred. If you are having difficulty with your user account or have general questions about the online application system, please contact the MD Department of Budget and Management, Recruitment and Examination Division at 410-767-4850 or Application.Help@maryland.gov. If online process is not available, please send your paper application to: Maryland Department of Health, Recruitment and Selection Division, 201 W. Preston St., Room 114-B, Baltimore, MD 21201. The paper application must be received by 5 pm, close of business, on the closing date for the recruitment, no postmarks will be accepted. Incorrect application forms will not be accepted. If you need to submit additional information, the preferred method is to upload. If unable to upload, please fax requested information only to 410-333-5689. Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by calling: (410) 767-1251 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258. We thank our Veterans for their service to our country, and encourage them to apply. As an equal opportunity employer Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State's diversity. Should additional information regarding this recruitment be required, please contact the Maryland Department of Health Recruitment and Selection Division at 410-767-1251 or via email at dhmh.jobs@maryland.gov. *Department:* MDH Local Health - Harford County *Date Opened:* 9/29/2017 2:55:00 PM *Filing Deadline:* 10/13/2017 11:59:00 PM *Salary:* $21.10 - $33.69/hour (Salary Negotiable) *Employment Type:* Full-Time *HR Analyst:* Carolyn Chase *Work Location:* Harford

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