Local Health Nurse II – Clay/Jackson/Rockcastle Public Health

The Cumberland Valley District  Health Department is accepting applications for a Local Health Nurse II – Clay/Rockcastle/Jackson County.

Salary: $24.50 per hour (negotiable with experience)


Education/Experience: RN License/One year of Registered Nurse experience preferred

Special Requirements: Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state. Criminal background check and drug screening are required.

Examples of duties or responsibilities of the classification: Examples of duties or responsibilities are not to be construed as describing what the duties or responsibilities of any position shall be and are not be construed as limiting the appointing authority’s ability to add to, or otherwise alter the duties and responsibilities of a position.

Conducts nursing assessments, as appropriate, using CCSG service guidelines; develops and implements a plan of care based upon identified health risk; provides basic nursing care to the client consistent with the core clinical service guide, nursing scope and standards of practice, established policies, procedures and licensing laws; documents services provided to the client according to the standards of CCSG and Administrative Reference (AR); maintains confidentiality and privacy according to guidelines; understands the team process and applies problem solving strategies to accomplish job task; participates in specialized or program specific  clinics; develops and conducts educational counseling and teaching activities for individual clients and families.

Download the application HERE (Word) or HERE (PDF)

Qualified applicants/employees are subject to a pre-screening, selection for interview, and/or demonstration of skills testing.  Employment may be contingent upon a successful drug screening and background check.  Equal Opportunity Employer.