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Nurse Home Visitor with SIGN ON BONUS

Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative Inc
Camden, NJ 08102
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Two Positions Available

Calling maternal and child health nurses! We are looking to fill a full time Nurse Home Visitor position with our Nurse-Family Partnership Program. This position works with at-risk, first-time mothers from pregnancy until the child reaches age 2. You will serve as a trusted advisor through home care and telehealth, offering the support new moms need to deliver healthy babies, become confident parents, and provide a better future for themselves and their children.

Candidates must have BSN, be a Registered Nurse licensed in NJ, and have a valid driver's license.

Essential Functions:

  • Provides NFP nursing services through home-care and telehealth
  • Assesses physical, emotional, social and environmental needs of women and their families as they relate to health and life course development
  • Assists women and their families to establish realistic goals and measurable outcomes for promoting their health and life course development
  • Provides counseling and instruction to assist women and their families in attaining targeted goals, in areas including prenatal and postpartum care, nutrition, parenting, well-child care, family planning, and special health problems
  • Evaluates clients and familys progress toward targeted goals; revises plan of care as appropriate
  • Develops a working relationship with clients and their families in order to promote problem-solving competence
  • Promotes involvement of other family members in the pregnancy, birth and early childcare
  • Links women and families with community resources relevant to their specific needs
  • Consults, communicates and collaborates with other professionals involved in providing services to women and families in the caseload
  • Records nursing activities in accordance with documentation protocols
  • Assumes responsibility for ongoing learning and professional development in relation to program implementation
  • Performs other duties as assigned

  • Registered Nurse licensed in the State of New Jersey
  • BSN degree required
  • 2 years MCH experience
  • 2 years experience in community health nursing or community outreach
  • 2 years demonstrated cultural competency and experience working with diverse populations
  • Basic computer skills necessary
  • Valid drivers license, current insurance policy and car
  • Good organizational skills; ability to prioritize work requirements.
  • Ability to communicate well with consumers and providers

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to see to read documents and hear well enough to communicate with others
  • Must be able to write, type on a computer, and use a telephone
  • Must be able to operate a motor vehicle
  • Must be able to lift up to 20 pounds
  • Additional requirements to be determined with input from Director and HR

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment:

Travels regularly to sites where traffic, weather, and other environmental conditions may be encountered; otherwise works in a climate-controlled professional office environment generally free from hazards and other adverse working conditions

Successful candidates for employment by SNJPC must undergo a criminal background check and driver`s license review.

Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative, a nonprofit maternal/child health agency providing programs/services to improve perinatal/pediatric health. SNJPC offers a comp. salary and benefits pkg. It is SNJPCs policy to make every practical effort to accommodate individuals with disabilities to execute the crucial functions to the job. EOE



Posted: 2020-04-27 Expires: 2020-05-28

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Camden, NJ 08102

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