Description: This position is responsible for directing, planning, organizing and managing the goals and objectives of the Home Health and Hospice services countywide. Other duties include providing program development and implementation plans and objectives for the agency Director and the Board of Health; managing and monitoring budget activities and billing to third parties. This position must also ensure all staff are empathetic and sensitive to the medical and personal needs of patients and families and perform related duties as required.
Requirements: Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Master's in Nursing and three years of Public Health nursing experience (including two years experience in a supervisory capacity); OR graduation from a four-year college or university with a B.S. in Nursing - which includes a Public Health Nursing rotation and four years of Public Health nursing experience (including two years of experience in a supervisory capacity); OR a Master's in Public Health and graduation from a school of professional nursing and three years of Public Health Nursing experience (including two years of experience in a supervisory capacity); OR graduation from a school of professional nursing and five years of professional nursing experience - four of which must have been in Public Health (including two years of experience in a supervisory capacity).
Compensation: The hiring range for this position is $48,701 - $61,665. Halifax County provides a comprehensive employee benefits package, including membership in the N.C. Local Government Employees' Retirement System.
Application Requirements: An official completed Halifax County Application for Employment (HR1107) is required and may be downloaded/printed from the county website - www.halifaxnc.com . The completed application and supplemental materials must be received by 5:00 p.m. on or before the closing date; postmarks will not be accepted. All portions on the application, as they relate to your background must be fully completed. Applications may not refer to a resume' or other enclosed documents (i.e. "see resume" or "see attached"), nor will these items be accepted in lieu of a completed application.
Closing Date: Thursday, October 21, 2010
Halifax County Human Resources Department
26 North King Street, PO Box 646
Halifax, NC 27839-0646
Telephone (252) 583-1688