Department: Alexander County Health Department
Position: Family Nurse Practitioner – Part time 16 hours per week
Salary Range: $40 per hour
Posting Date: December 9–January 1, 2014
Description of Work: Family Nurse Practitioner/Physician Extender to work in all public health clinics including Maternal Health, Family Planning, Sexually Transmitted Disease, Child Health and Adult Health.
Education and Experience: Graduation from a Physician Assistant program approved by the NC Board of Medical Examiners and “approved to practice medical acts” based on education and experience by the Board of Medical Examiners, and two years of experience in the area of assignment; or graduation from an accredited Surgeon’s Assistant Program of at least 24 months duration and “approved to practice medical acts” based on education and experience by the Board of Medical Examiners, and 1 year of experience in the area of assignment; or licensed as a Registered Nurse by the NC Board of Nursing, graduation from a Nurse Practitioner program approved by the NC Joint Subcommittee of the Board of Nursing and Board of Medical examiners, “approved to practice medical acts” based on education and experience by the NC Joint Subcommittee and two years experience in the area of assignment; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Application Process: Application must be submitted before the closing date to Employment Security Commission, 606 7th Street SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681. Only qualified applicants will be referred for an interview.
Pre-employment Physical, Drug/Alcohol Testing, and Criminal Background Check Required
Alexander County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age or disability in employment or provisions of service.