The Barren River District Health Department is accepting applications for a full-time Local Health Nurse I (grade 15) position to work at the District office in Bowling Green for the Diabetes Prevention and Control Program.
The minimum requirement is an Associate degree or diploma in nursing from an accredited college, university, or school of nursing. Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state or provisional license in Kentucky, meeting all requirements of KRS 314.041 and approval to practice as Registered Nurse Applicant (RNA).
The position will be responsible for writing the work plan, delivering services, ensuring benchmarks are met, and completing required reporting for the diabetes program. This position will need to have strong interpersonal skills. This position will routinely interact with community partners and participate in community coalitions throughout the service area to promote diabetes prevention and control services. This position will also supervise Diabetes programs staff. Other duties as assigned.
Employees are under probationary period for 6 months. Once the probationary period is completed, the employee's salary will increase 5%.
Applicants must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license. Travel will be required to other counties as needed after orientation and training is complete.
Applications must be submitted to the below website to be considered for this position.
Website for application submission: https://kog.chfs.ky.gov
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: From $17.10 per hour