OPEN COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION NO. 12-21
DIRECTOR OF NURSING SERVICES- HEALTH
Annual Salary Range: $93,792 - $119,590
DUTIES: Under the general direction of the Director of Health, plans, organizes and supervises all nursing activities of the Health Department, including school health services. This is an administrative position requiring managerial ability in scheduling, coordinating, reviewing and supervising, as well as directing the work of approximately 40 Registered Nurses, 4 Dental Hygienists, and 1 Office Support Specialist in a combined nursing agency; does related work as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in nursing and a Master’s Degree in nursing, nursing education, public health, public administration, hospital administration or a closely related field, and two (2) years of administrative experience with progressive responsibility in a public health or combined nursing agency. Or teaching experience in an accredited nursing school, which may substitute for administrative experience.
A Master’s Degree is required. There is no substitution for a Master’s Degree.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: At time of application, applicants must have a valid license as a Registered Nurse in the State of Connecticut. Applicants must attach legible copy of license to application.
School health experience and leadership skills highly preferred.
SCOPE OF EXAMINATION: There will not be a written examination. Applicants will be ranked according to their education, training and experience. Applicants are advised to fully complete the application form and supplement, listing all related degrees, training and work experience. Incomplete applications or supplements will be rejected.
FILING REQUIREMENTS: Interested candidates should submit an Employment Application and Application Supplement “12-21” by Friday, December 21, 2012. Applications can be obtained at the City of Stamford, Human Resources Division, 9th Floor, and 888 Washington Boulevard, Stamford, Connecticut or at www.cityofstamford.org or copy and paste the following link:
Please note: Only properly completed and submitted applications and application supplements will be considered. Applications of candidates who do not meet the stated position requirements will not be considered.
The Human Resources Department provides reasonable accommodation to persons with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you need an accommodation in the application or testing process, please contact the Human Resources Division.