Bureau of Behavioral Health
County Contractual with Benefits
Date Posted: 9.13.21
Date Closing: 9.27.21
Behavioral Health Services, South County, 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. The position may require some evening hours.
Benefits: : Participation in the County’s group health plan (including prescription, dental, and optical). Paid holidays, annual leave and sick leave. The selected employee may also participate in the County’s deferred compensation program at his or her own expense.
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 further expand access to buprenorphine for County residents with opioid use disorders and to provide the needed coordination to create a robust bidirectional transfer of individuals based on their 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 Spoke 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:
a. Experience with substance use disorder screenings and medications used in the treatment of opioid use disorders.
b. Ability to manage competing demands
c. Possess 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 qualications can apply. Send a completed Anne Arundel County Government application or a resume with a copy of the nursing license to: to Sheri Streit, Human Resources, 3 Harry S. Truman Parkway, HD #18, Annapolis, MD 21401; fax to 410-222-4392; or email firstname.lastname@example.org by September 27, 2021.
An Equal Opportunity Employer