Overview

Connect Your Passion with Our Purpose

If you are a nurse looking for a career that offers work-life balance, professional development, and the chance to contribute to the health of your community, then look no further. The Delaware Public Health District has an immediate opportunity for you to join our dedicated and mission-driven team.

You’ll provide a wide array of public health nursing services focusing on prevention, including but not limited to vaccinations, home visiting, and case management. This is a unique chance to participate in true community engagement and provide a nursing perspective and level of support that allows you to demonstrate your best in your work each day.

You must possess excellent assessment skills and have experience across the lifespan. Equally important is your ability to work independently in challenging situations. You will need an aptitude for communication both verbal and written.

The successful candidate should be qualified in intramuscular, subcutaneous, and intradermal injections; able to do finger sticks; and have CPR certification. Because you will frequently be traveling, you also must have a valid drivers’ license for Ohio.

PHN 1: Current RN license required.  Ability to receive Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or other health related field within 3 years of date of hire required.  Less than 1 year relevant experience required.  Pay grade (F) begins at $22.55/hour commensurate with experience.

PHN 2: Current RN license and Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or other health related field required.  1-3 years relevant experience required.  Pay grade (I) begins at $27.05/hour commensurate with experience.

The Delaware Public Health District provides a welcoming environment and also offers:

Excellent paid leave (vacation, sick, personal), including 11 holidays and 20 hours admin leave
Outstanding benefits including medical, dental, vision, FSA, LTD, Life, EAP and many wellness perks
Exceptional Retirement package
Tuition Reimbursement
Professional development and training
Volunteer paid time off
Opportunities for Public Service Loan Forgiveness programs for eligible workers
Please note: This posting is not meant to be an all-inclusive list. It presents highlights of the position’s scope and function and the candidates’ requirements and rewards.

Please apply via our website  https://www.delawarehealth.org/careers/