Virginia State Government Public Health Nurse #TJX09 (TJ) in Fluvanna, Virginia

Position Information
Job Description

Part Time RN position in Louisa and Fluvanna Health Departments to provide public health nursing for Family Planning, Tuberculosis, Sexually Transmitted Disease, Pre admission Screening, and Immunization programs. Performs nursing assessments, develops and implements care plans, provides education, administers medications and immunizations, performs venipuncture, lab tests and case management services.

Minimum Qualifications

Actions performed at this level require licensure as an RN by Virginia state code. Knowledge of public health nursing principles/practices. Skills in nursing care/procedures, physical assessment, problem-solving, teamwork and basic computer skills. Establish/maintain effective interpersonal relationships and work independently.

Preferred Qualifications

Prefer BSN; experience in public health nursing, and case management/home visiting Minimum of 1 year experience as an RN

Special Requirements

It is the practice of the Virginia Dept of Health to conduct in-depth background checks on all candidates identified as a finalist for employment consideration. The results of background checks are made available to VDH employing officials. You will be requested to sign a reference release form, and past educational institution and/or employers may be contacted concerning your academic or employment history.

Employment is contingent upon satisfactory results of a state and federal criminal history background check and the Department of Social Service’s Child Abuse and Neglect Central Registry check, U.S. HHS IG Exclusion List check, employment reference check, and E-Verify.

The selected candidate must complete a Statement of Personal Economic Interests as a condition of employment, if applicable (Va. Code § 2.2-3114). The type of background checks performed are dependent upon the type of position for which you have been identified as a finalist and may include: reference checks, criminal history (including sexual offender registry) checks, degree validation, DMV (driving) record checks, license verification, fingerprinting, etc. Other financial, credit, or other background checks prior to employment may be required for certain positions.

Must have or be eligible to obtain a VA driver’s license and provide own transportation (mileage reimbursement provided).

Employee may be designated as essential personnel during emergency events outside of normal work hours.

VDH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

A completed application, including all previous employment, salary history, and education, must be submitted on-line for consideration. All relevant job information on the resume must be included on the official application. Faxed, mailed or e-mailed applications will not be accepted. On-line applications will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on the closing date.

Finally, if you have a “yellow form” or “blue card” issued by a state agency as related to the Layoff Policy, this document must be received by TJHD prior to the application deadline in order to be considered. This is the responsibility of the applicant.

Contact Information

TJHD Human Resources


Working Title: Public Health Nurse #TJX09 (TJ)

Role Title: Registered Nurse I - 49112

Job Open Date: 10/17/2016

Job Close Date: 10/31/2016

Open Until Filled: No

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: Negotiable to $35.87/hour

Agency: Dept of Health (601)

Agency Website:

Location: Fluvanna - 065

Position Number: TJX09

Job Posting Number: 1017605

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: No

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Hourly/Wage

Job Type Detail: Wage Non-Faculty- W-1

Pay Band: 04