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12/11/2013 - Public Health Nurse - Provisional


County of Cumberland

Cumberland County Health Department

309 Buck St., Millville, NJ 08332


December 11, 2013


Graduate Nurse Public Health

Salary Range: $55,682 - $75,741 (2014 Salary)


Public Health Nurse

Provisional, Pending Civil Service Procedures

                                                                                                                                         Salary Range: $57,866 - $77,225 (2014 Salary)


Open to:              Open to residents of Cumberland County.


Duties:              Under close supervision, provides professional nursing services for a public health agency in the home, school, clinic, or health center; does other related duties. 
                            The position will be
dedicated to working on an Improved Pregnancy Outcomes initiative, which is a grant-funded initiative. *Position is grant-funded and may be eliminated  
                            if grant funds become unavailable.


Requirements: EXPERIENCE:  One (1) year of nursing experience in a public health field or, nursing experience gained while working under the close supervision of a licensed Public Health Nurse. Must be 
able to utilize various types of electronic information systems used by the agency.
*Bilingual skills in English and Spanish are preferred but not required. 
*Experience in Maternal Child Health is preferred but not required. 
Graduate Nurse Public Health - Graduation from an accredited college or university with an Associate's degree in Nursing.
Public Health Nurse - Graduation from an accredited college with a Bachelor's degree in Nursing or Public Health Nursing Science approved by the National League for Nursing.


                           LICENSE:  Appointees must possess a valid registration as a professional nurse in the state of New Jersey.


Offers of employment for this title are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness testing, to include drug screenings, and criminal background checks.

Applicants should submit letter of interest to Megan Sheppard, Assistant Health Officer ( by January 3, 2014.

The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer Striving for Diversity in the Workplace