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Employment Opportunites

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Community Outreach Worker (click for indeed.com)

The Barren River District Health Department is accepting applications for a full-time Community Outreach Worker to work on the Communicable Disease Team to be based in Warren County, but will serve all 8 counties (Barren, Butler, Edmonson, Hart, Logan, Metcalfe, Simpson and Warren). The minimum requirements The minimum requirement is a High School Diploma or GED and six (6) months experience in public health or in another position with the provision of social services, supportive services, personal care or related duties. Preference will also be given to applicants that are bilingual. The minimum hourly rate is $13.50 with excellent benefits. Employees are under probationary period for 6 months. Once the probationary period is completed, the employee's salary will increase 5%. Duties to include: home visits and medication administration for TB DOT patients, assisting nursing staff with client follow-up as assigned, assisting nursing staff in TB clinic, clerical duties, computer data entry, filing, and writing letters. Other duties as assigned. Travel will be required to other counties as needed after training is complete. Applicants must have reliable transportation and a valid driver's license.


Applications must be submitted through the below website to be considered: https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dph/dafm/lhpb/Pages/employment.aspx
 

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Public Health Nurse I at District Office in Warren County

The Barren River District Health Department is accepting applications for a full-time Public Health Nurse I (grade 15) or LHNII (grade 18) position to work at the District office in Bowling Green as a Communicable Disease team member.  The minimum requirement is an Associate degree or diploma in nursing from an accredited college, university, or school of nursing.  Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state or provisional license in Kentucky, meeting all requirements of KRS 314.041 and approval to practice as Registered Nurse Applicant (RNA). Responsibilities include: TB investigation and control activities, TB direct observed therapies home visits; investigation and case management of patients with communicable diseases; care coordination and follow-up with local medical providers, state program consultants, and client family members; data collection and analysis; outreach; and other duties as assigned. The minimum hourly wage is $20.79 with excellent benefits. Employees are under probationary period for 6 months. Once the probationary period is completed, the employee's salary will increase 5%. Applicant must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license. Applicants will be screened then interviewed. The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check. If you are interested in being considered for this position, please submit a completed application and transcript to the below website. These positions will remain opened until filled. EOE. 


Applications must be submitted through the below website to be considered:

https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dph/dafm/lhpb/Pages/employment.aspx

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