Public Health Nursing Director II - 453-50-451

Description :

Public Health Nursing Director II:   The Edgecombe County Health Department is accepting applications for a full time Public Health Nursing Director II.  The position works to plan, organize, direct, and evaluate the public health nursing program in the Health Department and serve as liaison to the physicians, physician extenders, and pharmacist.     Thorough knowledge of and skill in the application of nursing theory, practices, principles and techniques employed in the field of public health and related programs; considerable knowledge of the available resources and organizations and the ability to coordinate these as needed: general knowledge of current social and economic problems relating to public health.

Graduation from a four year college or university with a BS Degree in Nursing which includes a public health nursing rotation and two years of Public Health nursing experience; or a Master’s in Public Health and graduation from a school of professional nursing and two years of professional nursing experience; or graduation from a school of professional nursing and three years of professional nursing experience including two years of Public Health nursing experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.  A current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina by the N.C. Board of Nursing is required.

Valid North Carolina driver’s license, pre-employment drug testing and background check required.

A detailed job description is available upon request.

Starting Salary:  $61,631 or possibly higher depending on experience and credentials.  Compensation for full time employees include excellent benefits that total over $11,000 annually.

Interested candidates must complete and submit an Edgecombe County Application Form.  The application may be obtained online at 

The Edgecombe County Health Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Agency and complies with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Contact : Apply for this position

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled