Health Services Manager
County of Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, California 95060

Job Description

SALARY: $7,644 - 10,200 / Month
THE JOB: Plan, organize, coordinate and supervise a Health Services program. The current vacancy is in the Public Health Division, Health Services Agency.
The ideal candidate would have a background in the following:
  • Communicable disease control,   
  • Epidemiology, and/or healthcare (e.g. nursing) as well as experience with administration,
  • Grant writing,
  • Budget management,
  • Program evaluation,
  • Management and supervision of health programs.
    THE REQUIREMENTS: Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
  • Possession of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in health care administration, a public health field, health science, nursing, psychology, social work, marriage and family counseling, life sciences, physical sciences, or in a management field such as public or business administration.
    One year of administrative, supervisory or management experience in a program area to which the position is assigned. Some positions may require a Master's degree pursuant to State law.

    SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: License Requirements: All positions require possession and maintenance of a valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to provide suitable transportation approved by the appointing authority.  Some positions require one of the following licenses or certificates issued by the State of California:
  • Clinical Psychologist;
  • Registered Nurse;
  • Public Health Nurse;
  • Clinical Social Worker or
  • Marriage Family and Child Counselor.

     If licensed in another state, State of California licensure must be obtained within eighteen (18) months from the date of employment. 

    Special Working Conditions: All assignments: Exposure to infections which may cause chronic disease or death may occur in the course of physical intervention to control client behavior; contact with potentially hostile or violent individuals. Juvenile Hall and Acute/Emergency Services assignments: Exposure to noise, such as people yelling. Children's Service assignment: Exposure to disturbing material, such as photos of abused children. 

    Paid holidays, excellent benefits and CalPERS retirement! The County of Santa Cruz offers a generous benefits package which includes annual leave, paid holidays, medical, dental, vision and retirement benefits!


    Live and work in beautiful Santa Cruz County

Employment/Position Type:

Full Time

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Date Posted : 06/24/2019