ETSU operates the Northeast Tennessee Nurse Family Partnership Program in Northeast Tennessee. The program will now be serving women in Cocke County and this position is for that county. The Nurse Home Visitor position requires energetic and self-motivated Nurses who have a desire to help low-income women with their first pregnancy and child rearing challenges. The position requires home visits to women during pregnancy and after the birth of the child, up to two years of age. The Nurse Home Visitor will be involved in recruitment of pregnant women eligible for the program. After extensive training the NHV will carry a caseload of approximately 25. Travel is required and the nurse must be able to work flexible schedules (some evenings and weekends). Nurses work under the supervision of a Nurse Director. The successful applicant will be stationed in Newport with weekly scheduled meetings at the main office in Washington County.
Job Category: Administrative
RN licensure in Tennessee required; valid driver’s license and proof of vehicle insurance required and current CPR Certification is required.
Internal Number: 13425
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.