Overview

The County of Santa Cruz is seeking a Health Services Manager!  Do you have experience as a nursing supervisor? Have you worked in the public health field or home health field? If so, please read on!

Paid holidays, excellent benefits and CalPERS retirement!

The County of Santa Cruz offers a generous benefits package which includes annual leave, paid holidays, medical, dental, vision and retirement benefits!

Children and Family Health Unit: The Health Services Manager (HSM) in this position provides supervision to several Supervising Public Health Nurse III’s and oversees and supports various Children and Family Health programs.  The preferred HSM candidate has experience as a nursing supervisor, or exposure to working in a public health related field with knowledge of case management for children and families in a variety of settings.  Additional experience in reflective supervision, and any other management/supervision courses are preferred.  Ideal candidates will demonstrate commitment to promoting racial health equity and providing trauma informed care.

Community Health Education Unit: The Health Services Manager (HSM) of Community Health Education (CHE) is responsible for the supervision of several Senior Health Educators and an Admin Aide and supports administration of budgets, contracts and oversight of several programs including, Tobacco Education Program, Oral Health, Safe & Active Transportation, Cal-Fresh Healthy Living and the Medical Marijuana Identification Card Program. The ideal HSM candidate for this position has a Master’s in Public Health with an emphasis in Community Health Education.

You have:

Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of Health Services program administration.

Working knowledge of:

·         Community resources and health services available for the assigned program

·         Health terminology

·         The cost and funding sources of health care for the assigned program

·         Complex psycho-social problems affecting the population served

For more details and to apply online, please visit www.santacruzcountyjobs.com

Come join the team at the County of Santa Cruz!

Live, work and play in beautiful Santa Cruz County!

 

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About County of Santa Cruz

The County’s natural beauty spans from its coastal beaches to its redwood forests. The County also has excellent shopping throughout the local communities and features a lively downtown area in the City of Santa Cruz.

The ideal Mediterranean climate features low humidity with a typical 300 days of sunshine a year. Its unique shops and restaurants, coupled with a multitude of cultural and recreational activities, including theater, music, art, as well as golfing, surfing, hiking and biking offer a wealth of leisure activities. Higher education includes Cabrillo College and the University of California, Santa Cruz, with two additional State Universities less than an hour away. These elements of high-quality living make Santa Cruz one of California’s most desirable areas.