POSTING DATE: APRIL 1, 2021
APPLICATION DEADLINE: *OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Full-Time Unclassified Position
This position is subject to close once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.
Pay Grade: J District Entry/Hiring Salary: $38,000/year
Salary is based on education and experience
LOCATION: Taylor County Health Department, 178-1 Charing Rd, Butler, GA 31006
DUTIES: Under supervision, provides professional nursing care in accordance with nurse protocols, policies, and/or procedures. Functions as an expanded role nurse based out of the Taylor County Health Department but also floats to neighboring county health departments to provide nursing support as needed. Provides nursing care consistent with patient’s level of need. Utilizes the EMR system to accurately document patient care and enter billing information for reimbursement. Orders and dispenses medications based on nursing assessment and according to established nurse protocol. Will serve as patient advocate and refer patients to community partners or private physicians, when indicated.
QUALIFICATIONS: Associate’s Degree in Nursing from an accredited college or university AND completion of a PHN course within one year of hire AND current Georgia Registered Professional Nurse license AND CPR certification. No experience required. *A copy of college transcript is required.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Completion of a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and one (1) year of experience as a Registered Professional Nurse.
An applicant who has a disability, which requires special accommodations, should contact Human Resources at 706-321-6127.
ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY AT: www.dph.georgia.gov Click on “About DPH” then “Careers”. Locate this position and click “Apply” to begin your application.
Applicants chosen for employment will be subject to the following:
• Criminal Background Check/ Fingerprinting
• Pre-Employment Drug Screening
• I-9 Employment Verification
• Reference Checks