Employer: Mid-Iowa Community Action
Job Title: Registered Nurse
Brief Job Description/Summary:
Would you like a rewarding position with an excellent benefit package including paid holidays and generous paid time off? Would you like to work daytime hours Monday through Friday with only occasional work on Saturday? Then you will want to join our health services team and make a difference in the lives of families and children!
In this full-time position you will work with the WIC/Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health (MCAH) programs and as a Child Care Nurse Consultant with the Healthy Child Care Iowa program. As part of WIC/MCAH team you will complete intake, screenings, education, certification and counseling with families in WIC/Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health (MCAH). You will also provide direct case management services to Maternal Health clients, including locating prenatal care providers, establishing medical and dental homes, and assisting with Medicaid and hawk-i applications. You will travel with a team to provide clinic services at locations throughout a multi-county service area.
As the Child Care Nurse Consultant you would be responsible for providing on-site consultation, training, and technical assistance to early childhood care and education providers to enhance the quality of out of home child care. Will work with existing care organizations, and extensively through Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R), and provide educational opportunities to increase caretaker’s knowledge of best health and safety practices.
Required Experience and/or Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Completion of RN program from accredited school
- Possession of a valid Iowa License as a Registered Nurse
- Two years of experience as an RN in community health or pediatric practice
Further information/application process contact:
We provide ongoing professional development and an excellent benefit package including paid holidays and generous paid leave. Mostly weekday hours with occasional work on Saturday.
Full time position, $26.07 per hour. Full-time employees may be eligible for a Federal Perkins Loan Forgiveness Program or Public Service Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program.
Visit http://www.micaonline.org/jobs for a full job description and to submit an online application, cover letter and resume. Or send, fax or email cover letter and resume to: MICA, 1001 S. 18th Ave., Marshalltown, IA 50158;
641-753-1048; firstname.lastname@example.org or complete application at above address.
Closing Date: Open until filled