Children with Medical Handicaps Program Nurse

Division: Nursing

Reports to: Help Me Grow Supervisor Position/Director of Nursing

Hours: Full Time (35 hours per week)

Salary:  Range depends on qualifications

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: The Registered Nurse will serve in the role that links families of children with special health care needs to a network of quality providers and helps families obtain payment for services their child needs. This health care program is offered by the health department through the Ohio Department of Health.

QUALIFICATIONS: Required: Registered Nurse licensed in the state of Ohio; Must possess a valid Ohio driver’s license and maintain a driving record that meets the insurability requirements of the District’s insurance provider. Must be able to provide a private vehicle for job use.

Preferred: One year experience as a Registered Nurse.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Considerable knowledge of interviewing, counseling, education techniques, child development, Occupational Safety and Health Administration rules and regulations, community resources and services, human and public relations, case management.  Use of modern office equipment and software including use of computer for state required data entry.  Skills in performing developmental family screenings.  Ability to communicate effectively in written and oral form.  Must also demonstrate the ability to prepare meaningful, concise and accurate reports. To apply, send Cover letter and a Resume to: Jennifer Barga RN, MSN, MHA, 300 Garst Ave. Greenville, Ohio 45331 or email to Jennifer.Barga@darkecountyhealth.org.

Darke County General Health District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, religion, age disability or military status in employment or the provision of services.  Our agency is committed to the recruitment of diverse individuals who can offer different talents and perspectives to assist us in accomplishing our agency’s mission, vision and fulfillment of the five core commitments.