Applying To: Nurse Practitioner (City Justice Ctr. Health)

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Department: Health and Hospitals - Director's Office


  • Minimum: $58,214.00
  • Maximum: $91,156.00

Position Specifications

Incumbents in this position work in collaboration with Physicians to oversee primary health care to incarcerated patients within the City Justice Center by providing oversight for complete physical examinations, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders. This position plans and implements health care goals approved by the Chief Medical Officer; oversees medical clinical coverage and consults with Physician to coordinate care plan; evaluates assessment data and conducts quality assurance studies of chart documents and quality of care to patients; and acts as an advocate for incarcerated patients in their health needs.

For an additional description of this position, please refer to the classification specification for Nurse Practitioner

Minimum Qualifications

A Bachelor's degree in Nursing, Clinical Psychology, or a related field; plus four years of professional experience in a multidisciplinary mental health and/or substance abuse program, which includes some experience in administrative management and/or clinical supervision. OR an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Licenses:  Must possess a license to practice as a Registered Nurse and a certificate to practice as a Nurse Practitioner issued by the Missouri Board of Registered Nursing. Must possess a valid driver's license at the time of filing application and be able to present it upon request.  Please note type of license, number, class and expiration date on the Employment Application. 

Documentation of academic credentials must be submitted upon request.

When completing the Employment History and the Educational/Training History sections of the Employment Application, please be as thorough as possible when describing your education, training and experience relating to this position. Your employment experience and training will be used to determine whether you meet the entrance requirements for this position and to compute your experience and training evaluation. Applicants will only receive credit for their experience, training and education as shown on the application. Resumes will not be accepted as a substitute to a fully completed application. When completing the Employment History section of the application, include reasons for changes in employers and explain any gaps in employment. Incomplete and/or carelessly completed applications will not be considered.

VETERAN'S PREFERENCE POINTS:  To be eligible for veteran's preference points, the applicant must submit a copy of their DD 214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with the Employment Application or upon request. The Director of Personnel may, in their discretion, accept alternate documentation.

CITY RESIDENTS PREFERENCE POINTS: City residents who pass an examination for a position in the classified service and do not receive any other preference will receive a five (5) point preference on a scale of 100 points on the exam. An additional one (1) point shall be added to the passing score of City residents who receive any other preference on a scale of 100 points.  City residents must have resided in the City for at least one (1) year at the time of filing their application to be eligible for the preference points.  

LAST DATE FOR FILING APPLICATION: Applications will be accepted until a sufficient number are received to fill the anticipated vacancies.  Please submit application as soon as possible.

Scoring Components and Their Weights

  • Experience and Training: 100%

O.C. 3828

January 11, 2024

Applications will be accepted until a sufficient number are received to fill the anticipated vacancies. Please submit application as soon as possible.

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