Job Opportunities

The Mason County Health Department is accepting applications for a Full-Time Local Health Nurse II. This position will be located in the local school system and is a ten month position.

This position serves under the direction of the School Health Coordinator. Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to: Perform work with increasing independence. Provide nursing care and assessment to the client consistent with the Core Clinical Service Guide (CCSG) Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice. Develop and implement a plan of care based upon identified health risks. Document services provided to the client. Stay updated with policies, procedures and licensing laws. Maintain confidentiality and privacy according to guidelines. Understand the team process and apply problem solving strategies to accomplish job tasks. Participate in specialized or program specific clinics. Participate in employee orientation and training. Develop and conduct educational counseling and teaching activities for individual clients and families.

Minimum Education, Training or Experience: One year of Registered Nurse (RN) experience.

Substitution for Education, Training or Experience: BSN or Masters Degree in Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Education or Public Health may substitute for one (1) year of experience.

Must have RN license in Kentucky

Starting Salary: $14.78 – $18.63/hour. Grade 18

Applications may be obtained at the Mason County Health Department, 130 East Second Street, Maysville, KY 41056 or http://chfs.ky.gov/dph/lhdapp.htm.

Completed application and transcript must be returned by close of business June 22, 2017 to Mason County Health Department or email: lisag.hamilton@ky.gov.

Resume will not substitute for completed application.

Equal Opportunity Employer

A drug test is required