San Benito County seeks a Public Health Nurse Supervisor to manage dynamic nursing staff, public health prevention and control operations, people and (with assistance from our strong fiscal team), manage multiple public health programs. We are looking for a certified Public Health Nurse with experience providing nursing services in a public health environment. The ideal candidate is a self-starter, flexible, collaborative, team focused individual who will promote capacity building within our nursing staff. This position is in the Health and Human Services Department where we have a high performance organizational model, which provides an exciting professional opportunity and a forward thinking culture.
This position is in the Health and Human Services Department, Public Health Services Division, supervises public health programs and nursing staff, and oversees complex public health nursing services in specialized programs. This position reports to the Director of Nursing Services and requires a Public Health Nurse Certificate issued by the California State Board of Registered Nursing. This position oversees other public health nursing staff’s work, assists in hiring staff and oversees other personnel matters. This position will also:
Draft and standardize procedures, and advise staff regarding policy and procedures.
Have familiarity with information systems to produce and review reports.
Extract data to analyze information to recommend improvements in programs and services.
Oversees and addresses nursing staff training needs.
Assist in planning and participating in in-service educational programs.
Attend public health-related meetings and conferences.
Collaborate with administration, other county health agencies and community-based organizations to develop needs assessments and long-term plans.
Oversee and manage grant applications, compliance and funding streams.
Oversee program audits and compliance.
THE COUNTY AND COMMUNITY
Beautiful San Benito County, located in California’s central coast region, is one of California’s travel gems. Here, amidst great natural beauty, you’ll find some of the state’s best wineries, spectacular outdoor adventures, world-class golf, and so much more. You’ll experience gracious, small-town hospitality, yet have all the modern comforts right at hand. Charming shops, a wide variety of well-reviewed restaurants, hotels and bed and breakfasts for every taste and budget, it’s all here. Set in an idyllic small valley surrounded by world renown agriculture and spectacular pastoral scenery, San Benito County is only an hour or so from Silicon Valley and just east of Monterey. It’s close to everything, yet feels like another world altogether.
SALARY AND BENEFITS
Salary: The annual salary range for this position is between $69,471 - $88,691 DOE/DOQ
Benefits: San Benito County has reciprocity with other CalPERS, 37 Act and other California retirement systems.
Health Insurance: Coverage is provided through CSAC-EIA Health. Monthly County contributions for regular full-time employees are $550.
Dental and Vision Insurance
Dependent Care and health Care Reimbursement Accounts
Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability
Employee Assistance Program
Retirement: CalPERS) retirement benefits
Vacation: 7 – 20 days per year dependent upon years of service
Bereavement and Sick Leave: 15 – 20 days per year
Holidays: 10 days per year
HOW TO APPLY
For first consideration, apply by July 24, 2017
Send your resume and cover letter to Rosemarie Justo at email@example.com
Questions: contact Rosemarie Justo at (831) 636-4000 ext. 12, or firstname.lastname@example.org
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
The incumbent will be a certified Public Health Nurse with experience providing nursing and Public Health program oversight in a fast- paced office environment, in the community setting and in family homes through home visits. The ideal candidate has exceptional communication and leadership skills to advance the organization and develop staff. This leader is flexible, a self-starter, collaborative, and a team focused individual who will foster autonomy within our nursing staff.
EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS INCLUDE:
Any combination of training and experience which would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and abilities would be:
Possession of a valid license as a Registered Nurse in California.
Possession of a Certificate as a Public Health Nurse issued by the California State Board of Registered Nursing.
Completion of sufficient education and experience to meet State of California certification requirements for Public Health Nurse.
One – two years of public health nursing experience.
Knowledge of principles, methods, practices and current trends of general and public health nursing and preventative medicine.
Demonstrate an understanding of policy, laws and regulations specific to public health programs.
Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate valid California Driver’s License.