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F/T Public Health Nurse

8/10/2020

 

The Naugatuck Valley Health District is seeking a full-time Public Health Nurse. The Naugatuck Valley Health District is the local health department for the municipalities of Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Derby, Naugatuck, Seymour and Shelton, and serves a population of approximately 126,312.

Qualifications

Registered Nurse, BSN preferred. Public health or related experience desirable. Bi-Lingual a plus. Must have valid driver’s license. Training available as needed.

Responsibilities

As a key member of a community health team, the Public Health Nurse provides immunizations in the district towns; participates in disease surveillance, investigations and control measures including case and contact interventions; provides community outreach and education regarding timely public health issues; assists with health promotion and disease prevention activities; and works with staff members on the nursing aspects related to community and environmental health programs that ensure a healthy and safe population.

Compensation

This position has a competitive salary level commensurate with education and experience. This is a full-time position (35 hours per week) and is eligible for the benefits of a full-time employee consistent with the Personnel Policies of the Naugatuck Valley Health District.

To Apply

To apply, submit a confidential cover letter and resume to Lisa McEachern, Naugatuck Valley Health District, 98 Bank Street, Seymour, CT 06483 or email as an attachment to lmceachern@nvhd.org. The deadline for applications is 12:00PM on Monday, August 17, 2020. The position will remain open until a suitable candidate is identified.

 

EOE/AA

 

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