PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE
The Chesterfield Health District, which includes Chesterfield County, Powhatan County, and the City of Colonial Heights, is seeking qualified candidates for position #01985, Public Health Nurse Manager Senior. This position provides leadership, oversight, and direction to the district's public health nursing staff, health educator and nutrition supervisor. This position is responsible for the assessment, planning, management, and evaluation of all public health and clinical nursing programs including family planning, maternal-child health, and preventive & community health. Responsible for budget preparation, procuring and managing grants, directing community needs assessments, resource allocation, and quality assurance of service delivery. Skilled in working independently; using good judgement, providing guidance and decision making in the supervision of all applicable staff. Serves as a member of district's senior management team.
Must be a licensed RN eligible to practice in Virginia with strong knowledge and work experience in the essential services of principles and practices of nursing. Must be skilled in developing goals, objectives and standards for nursing programs. Must have program management; change management; budget development and management; and supervisory experience with considerable experience in direct supervision of health care professionals. Must have the ability to collaborate with community partners to promote the health of the population. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and have the ability to work with a culturally diverse population. Skilled in problem solving and critical thinking, policy development and conflict resolution. Must possess a working knowledge and basic proficiency of frequently used computer applications such as Microsoft Office.
We prefer a BSN and/or Master's degree in nursing, health administration or equivalent training and experience. Prefer experience in Public Health Nurse management. Prefer strategic planning, resource development and program evaluation experience.
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The working title is Public Health Nurse Manager Senior, Role title Registered Nurse Manager II, Position #01985 and the hiring range is up to