Date:Mar 12, 2018

Location:FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, US, 33315

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Requisition No: 31664

Agency: Department of Health


Position Number: 64004842

Salary: $52,000.00 - $62,000.00

Posting Closing Date: 03/19/2018



The duties and responsibilities are those of a Senior Community Health Nursing Supervisor assigned to plan and supervise the work of a large group of professional and paraprofessional nurses and support staff in a specialized and/or general program. Work is performed under the direct supervision of a Health Center Administrator and works in conjunction with the Executive Community Health Nursing Director.

Is knowledgeable in DOH-Broward policies, procedures and processes requirements related to all the Family Planning and Immunizations nursing functions.

Ensures the registered nurses follow the nursing process by providing in-depth health teaching, guidance and counseling.

Ensures the Licensed Practitioner Nurses (LPN) independently assess and administer age appropriate childhood vaccines, enters historical and administered immunizations into the State of Florida electronic immunization registry and provides education and dissemination of information promoting immunizations.

Ensures the Medical Assistant, Health Support Technician and Laboratory Technician assists the professional staff in the care and treatment by taking vital signs, weighing & measuring clients, draws blood and collect viable and appropriate specimens from clients when needed.

Responsible for all supervisory duties including, but not limited to hiring and selection, developing performance plans, conducting performance appraisals, planning and directing their work, approving leave, and taking disciplinary action as appropriate.

Plans workloads, work flows, work objectives and time utilization with employees. Evaluates direct reports performance through establishing performance indicators and conducting periodic performance reviews. Meets with employees to ensure the established criteria is met. Trains employees in methods for performing an effective and efficient job. Conducts QA and QI in concert with the Executive Community Health Nursing Director.

Ensures for self, and staff supervised, that email communications are maintained daily and the accurate completion and timely submission of all administrative requirements including EAR’s, timesheets and mandatory trainings.

Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Knowledge of nursing, public health principles, practices, and/or techniques.

  • Knowledge of Immunizations and how to administer them.

  • Knowledge of family planning services and contraceptive methods.

  • Skill in the use of medical equipment and instruments used in providing nursing care.

  • Skill in computer use.

  • Ability to work effectively with diverse populations, communities, and organizations.

  • Ability to educate staff, clients, organizations, and communities on importance of immunizations and health.

  • Ability to prioritize, organizes, and schedule work assignments to meet deadlines.

  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.

  • Ability to utilize a computer for data entry and health record documentation.

  • Ability to maintain records and reports according to program standards.


This occupation requires licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse in accordance with Chapter 464, Florida Statutes or eligibility to practice nursing in accordance with Florida Administrative Code 210-8.22 or 8.27. Valid FL driver's license free of major infractions and access to a reliable automobile to be utilized for work purposes. Able to work a minimum of two evening shifts per week(11:00 AM-8:00PM).


Bachelor of Nursing degree or higher in from an accredited college or university, with 5 years of experience working in the field as a Registered Nurse.

At least one year experience working in a Women’s Health or Family Planning Clinic.

At least one year experience working in Pediatrics or an Immunization Clinic.

At least one year experience working as a Nursing Supervisor or Charge Nurse.

All responses provided to the qualifying questions for this vacancy advertisement must be verifiable by documentation provided through the electronic application process. **

This position requires a security background check and/or drug screening and participation in direct deposit.

You will be required to provide your Social Security Number (SSN) in order to conduct this background check.

You will be required to provide proof of education in the form of a degree or transcript.

The successful candidate will be required to complete the Form I-9 and that information will be verified using the E-Verify system. E-Verify is operated by the Department of Homeland Security in partnership with the Social Security Administration to verify employment eligibility.

“Incumbents may be required to work before, during, and/or beyond normal work hours or days in the event of an emergency. This may include working in a special needs or Red Cross shelter, or performing other emergency duties including, but not limited to, responses to or threats involving any disaster or threat of disaster, man-made or natural. Emergency duties may also include in-state and/or out-of-state deployment”.

Male applicants born on or after October 1, 1962, will not be eligible for hire or promotion unless they are registered with the Selective Services System (SSS) before their 26th birthday, or have a Letter of Registration Exemption from the SSS. For more information, please visit the SSS website:

If you are a retiree of the Florida Retirement System (FRS), please check with the FRS on how your current benefits will be affected if you are re-employed with the State of Florida. Your current retirement benefits may be canceled, suspended or deemed ineligible depending upon the date of your retirement.

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE. Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply. Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code. Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clickinghere. All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement.

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