The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department (LFCHD) is an independent public health agency charged with helping Lexington be well since 1904 and proudly nationally accredited since 2014. Vision: We will move Lexington toward being one of the healthiest communities in the nation. Mission: Helping Lexington be well. Values: We commit to being... Caring: We will treat our clients, community and coworkers with compassion and kindness. Accountable: We will respect all individuals without bias and value their uniqueness. Respectful: We will respect all individuals without bias and value their uniqueness. Equitable: We will provide services and care equitably to all of our clients throughout the community. Service: We are here to serve our clients and community. LFCHD provides a wide range of public health services for the community, including restaurant inspections, flu shots, HANDS visits for moms and dads, diabetes prevention/management, training to licensed child care providers, nutrition through the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program, school health, a needle exchange program to fight the spread of hepatitis C and HIV, and much more. Visit www.lfchd.org to learn more about LFCHD!
Job Skills / Requirements
External applications received by May 3, 2021 may be given first consideration on the official list of eligible candidates.
Now hiring for supervisory Registered Nurse, full-time, 40.0 hours per week with a full benefits package. $35.00 per hour ($2,800.00 biweekly).
This a Manager leadership position; must be a current Kentucky Registered Nurse and hold current CPR.
This position is responsible for the planning, day-to-day operation, evaluation and managment of the Clinical Services work units, both onsite and in the community, including the Public Health Clinic, Women Infants and Children (WIC) and Breastfeeding programs, Business Services, and Harm Reduction Services, including naloxone distribution and grant related activities.
Must be a Registered Nurse; Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in a nursing or other related field with seven (7) years of experience, or a Master's degree with (5) years of experience; must have two (2) or more years of supervisory experience.
Demonstrated ability to lead multi-disciplinary group in settings and provide leadership and guidance to positions focused on providing patient oriented services. Applicable experience includes a combination of some or all of the following program areas: public health, community health, hospital, clinical or medical office operations.
Education Requirements (Any)
MGRRN: Bachelors in nursing or related field or Master's degree
Certification Requirements (All)
Valid Registered Nursing License
Additional Information / Benefits
Lexington-Fayette County Health Department (LFCHD) offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time and part-time eligible employees, including paid time off (annual and sick leave accruals). Employee benefits summary: Four medical plans are offered, so you can select the coverage that best meets your needs. Two plan options include an employer-funded health reimbursement account. Employees who waive medical coverage are eligible for an employer-funded health reimbursement account that receives $175 per month. Dental Insurance and Vision Insurance is available with three plan options ranging from basic to comprehensive. Additional benefits include basic life insurance and long term disability; cafeteria plans; wellness program, employee assistance program; paid holidays; paid annual leave and paid sick leave; and tuition reimbursement program. Retirement Benefits include the Kentucky Employees' Retirement System and Cash Balance plan and Kentucky Deferred Compensation which includes 401(k), 457, and IRA options.
Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Long Term Disability, 401K/403b Plan, Pension/Retirement, Educational Assistance
This job reports to the Officer Clinical Services
This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift.
Relocation is not provided and travel is required occasionally
Number of Openings for this position: 1