Bureau of Behavioral Health
(County Contractual with Benefits)
Date Posted: 4.7.21
Date Closing: 4.21.21
Location: 839 Bestgate Road, Annapolis, MD 21401
Salary: $30-32 per hour (40 hours per week) Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m.to 4:30 p.m. May require some evening hours.
Benefits: Participation in the County’s group health plan (including dental, prescription and optical), paid holidays, annual leave and sick leave.
Nature of Work: The nurse coordinator is the lead in a two-person team that supports the County’s Hub and Spoke program. The program is designed to not only further expand access to buprenorphine to those with opioid use disorders residing in the county, but will provide the needed coordination to create a robust bidirectional transfer of individuals based on level of need. This position, in collaboration with the buprenorphine expansion coordinator, will be responsible for developing partnerships and agreements with spoke partners and is responsible for ensuring all spokes sites are working in coordination with the scope of the project. This position will meet with all new hub and spoke clients through various stages of screening and assessment, medication initiation, stabilization and maintenance. The nurse coordinator is also responsible for performance monitoring activities, including required timely and accurate data reporting, as well as participating in all training and consultations required by the grant.
Education: A bachelor’s degree in nursing from an accredited college or university.
Experience and Skills:
- Experience with substance use disorder screenings and medications used in the treatment of opioid use disorders.
- Ability to manage competing demands
- Strong critical thinking and interpersonal skills
License: Candidates for this position must possess a current license as a registered nurse from the Maryland State Board of Nursing.
- A bachelor’s degree in a related field from an accredited college or university and one year of experience as a registered nurse may be substituted for the required education.
- Two years of experience as a registered nurse may be substituted for the required education
How to Apply
Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications can apply. Send a completed County application or resume with a copy of a nursing license to: Sheri Streit, 3 Harry S. Truman Parkway, Annapolis, MD 21401; fax to 410-222-4392; or email email@example.com by April 21, 2021.
An Equal Opportunity Employer