ETSU operates the Northeast Tennessee Nurse Family Partnership Program in the eight counties of Northeast Tennessee. The Nurse Home Visitor position requires energetic and self-motivated BSN/R.N.s 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 will occasionally work in teams of two, usually covering two or more counties, and under the supervision of a Nurse Director.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Job Category: Administrative
BSN and current R.N. Licensure in Tennessee. Valid Driver's license and proof of vehicle insurance are required. CPR certification is required.
Internal Number: 15232
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.