LOCAL HEALTH NURSE I – SCHOOL NURSE

The Barren River District Health Department is accepting applications for a Partial Year Appointment Local Health Nurse I position. This position will be based in Warren County. 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). Applicants need to be highly motivated, independently thinking nursing professionals. Duties include working independently as a PRN fill-in school nurse in a clinic setting in all schools contracting for nursing services within the Barren River District. The applicant will be working with students providing daily services to promote health and wellness, immunizations, well child physicals, medications, first aid, and clinic support for sick children. Other duties as assigned. Applicant must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license. Applicants will be screened then interviewed. Hourly wage is $15.51 with excellent benefits. The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check. Applications may be picked up at any Barren River District Health Department or at www.barrenriverhealth.org/. Return completed application, transcript, and copy of nursing license to: Human Resources Director, P.O. Box 1157, Bowling Green, KY 42102 by COB. Deadline Extended.

LOCAL HEALTH NURSE I – SCHOOL NURSE

The Barren River District Health Department is accepting applications for a Partial Year Appointment Local Health Nurse I position. This position will be based in Logan County and will work in the Russellville City School System. 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). Applicants need to be highly motivated, independently thinking nursing professionals. Duties include working independently as a school nurse in a clinic setting in the Russellville City School System. The applicant will be working with students providing daily services to promote health and wellness, immunizations, well child physicals, medications, first aid, and clinic support for sick children. Other duties as assigned. Applicant must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license. Applicants will be screened then interviewed. Hourly wage is $15.51 with excellent benefits. The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check.  Applications may be picked up at any Barren River District Health Department or at www.barrenriverhealth.org. Return completed application, transcript, and copy of nursing license to the Human Resources Manager at PO Box 1157, Bowling Green, KY 42102.

COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER

The Barren River District Health Department is accepting applications for one (1) full time contract Community Health Worker position. This position will be based in Warren County, but travel will be required to Allen, Barren, Butler, Edmonson, Hart, Logan, Metcalfe, Monroe, Simpson and Warren.   The minimum educational requirement is a current KY Certified Medical Assistant.   Applicants need to be highly motivated, independently thinking professionals. Duties include working to decrease emergency department visits and hospital readmissions of patients with chronic diseases through home visiting for care coordination; customized, evidence-based patient education; and social support.  The applicant will link patients to medical, social, and environmental services, provide culturally relevant self-management education, provide basic health services to patients, document services in the Electronic Medical Record, and maintain a caseload of 3-4 hospital/home visits daily.  Other duties as assigned.  Applicant must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license. Applicants will be screened then interviewed. Hourly wage is $10.10 with excellent benefits. The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check. Applications may be picked up at any Barren River District Health Department or at www.barrenriverhealth.org/. Return completed application, transcript, and a license copy to: Human Resources Director, P.O. Box 1157, Bowling Green, KY 42102 by COB Friday, February 17, 2017.

LOCAL HEALTH NURSE I – SCHOOL NURSE: METCALFE

The Barren River District Health Department is accepting applications for a Partial Year Appointment Local Health Nurse I position. This position will be based in Metcalfe County and will work in the Metcalfe County School System. 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). Applicants need to be highly motivated, independently thinking nursing professionals. Duties include working independently as a school nurse in a clinic setting in the Metcalfe County  School System. The applicant will be working with students providing daily services to promote health and wellness, immunizations, well child physicals, medications, first aid, and clinic support for sick children. Other duties as assigned. Applicant must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license. Applicants will be screened then interviewed. Hourly wage is $15.51 with excellent benefits. The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check.  Applications may be picked up at any Barren River District Health Department or at www.barrenriverhealth.org. Return completed application, transcript, and copy of nursing license to the Human Resources Manager at PO Box 1157, Bowling Green, KY 42102.

FAMILY SUPPORT WORKER/HOME VISITOR

The Barren River District Health Department is accepting applications on an ongoing basis for a full-time Family Support Worker/Home Visitor positions to work in the HANDS program.   The minimum requirements are a high school diploma or GED and experience in a social/health related field such as working with children, teens, and adults in a daycare, medical office, or school, which provides medical or community support services. Duties include working in the HANDS program conducting home visits with eligible first-time parents, providing and assisting families with child development information, parenting skills, health information, and linking resources. The successful applicant will also complete various forms and documentation for case records and monthly reports. Other duties as assigned. Travel will be required to other counties as needed, after orientation and training is complete. You must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license. The minimum hourly wage is $10.10. The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check. Applications may be picked up at any Barren River District Health Department or atwww.barrenriverhealth.org/. Return completed application to: Human Resources Director, P.O. Box 1157, Bowling Green, KY 42102.

SENIOR SUPPORT ASSOCIATE I

The Barren River District Health Department is accepting applications on an ongoing basis for Senior Support Associate I positions. The minimum requirements are a high school diploma or GED and one year of moderately difficult business or public administrative experience in a medical, hospital or administrative office environment using electronic office equipment and professional software. Additional education (college, vocational school, etc.) in business education or a medically related field may substitute for the required experience on a year for year basis. Duties include receptionist, making appointments, patient screening, WIC, cashier duties, data entry, copying, and filing.  Preference will also be given to applicants that are bilingual.  Other duties as assigned. The minimum hourly rate is $10.10 with excellent benefits. You must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license. Travel will be required to other counties as needed after orientation and training is complete.  The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check. Applications may be picked up at any Barren River District Health Department or atwww.barrenriverhealth.org/. Return completed application to: Human Resources Manager, P.O. Box 1157, Bowling Green, KY 42102.

LOCAL HEALTH NURSE I

The Barren River District Health Department is accepting applications on an ongoing basis for a Local Health Nurse I. Requirements are an Associate degree or diploma from an accredited college, university or school of nursing. You must have met all of the requirements of Registered Nurse Applicant (RNA) or have a current active Kentucky Registered Nurse license or have a compact state licensure. No previous nursing practice experience required. Duties include clinical nursing for all clinic areas. Will travel to other counties within the district’s eight counties as needed. Assessment method will be interviews. The successful applicant will be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test and a criminal background check. Must have reliable transportation and a valid Kentucky driver’s license. The starting hourly rate of pay is $15.51 with excellent benefits. Applications may be picked up at any health department or by clicking here and must be submitted with a copy of college transcript and nursing license at any time to: Human Resources Director, P.O. Box 1157, Bowling Green, KY 42102.

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