Public Health Nurse (Entry)

  • Solano County, CA
  • Fairfield, California
  • Nov 28, 2021
Full Time Public Health
  • Salary: $36.76 - $44.69/hour; $6,372.45 - $7,745.75/month; USD

Job Description

THE POSITION

Public Health Nurses promote community health maintenance through health assessment, education and counseling in the detection, prevention and control of disease.

In this position you willwork with individuals and/or familieswithin the County in clinics operated by the department. As a Public Health Nurse - Entry you will learn public health practices and departmental procedures while gaining needed experience to demonstrate perform at the fully qualified professional level. Clients typically have limited knowledge of health principles, nutrition, disease process, appropriate care or available resources.

The eligible list established from this recruitment will be used to fill full-time and part-time regular, limited-term or extra-help positions as vacancies occur or the need arises.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Experience:

Some clinical nursing experience is desirable

Education/Training:

A Bachelor’s degree is required in Nursing from a nursing school accredited by the National League for Nursing or equivalent.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Possession of a valid Registered Nurse license issued by the California State Board of Registered Nursing and possession ofor ability to obtaincertification in Public Health Nursing.

Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid Class C California driver’s license may be required.

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Closing Date/Time: Continuous

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Job Address

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