Job Details

Requisition Number 18-0255
Post Date 6/28/2018
Title Nurse (Home Visitation)
City Newark
State NJ
Description The Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) nurse home visitor is responsible for providing comprehensive nursing services to women and their families eligible for the NFP Program.

Perform home-visit nursing and parent-infant support services during pregnancy and first two years of infant’s life for first time mothers, as part of national model Nurse-Family Partnership program.

Visitation services include administration of parent support and assessment measures, promoting parent strengths and self sufficiency, and promoting child health and development.

Work as part of infant parent mental health team.

Professional development in the NFP model and NCAST training provided.

The nurse home visitor is responsible for maintaining the highest standards in clinical nursing practice and adherence to the NFP model, and to policies, procedures, guidelines and standards of NFP and of the lead agency.

Provides home visits to women and their families eligible for the NFP Program; adheres to nursing process and the NFP model of home visitation; carries a case load of up to 25 clients.
Requirements BSN required. Current RN license (in good standing)

CPR required

Two (2) years recent experience in maternal/child health, public health, home visiting or mental/behavioral nursing preferred.

Home visiting experience preferred

Excellent written and verbal communication skills, basic computer skills.

Valid drivers license and insured automobile required.

Bilingual (English & Spanish) a plus.

Work Schedule:
Monday-Friday 9-5pm. Must be able to work a flexible schedule including some evenings and weekends.

All new hires are required to attend a week orientation: Monday through Friday 8:45am-4:00pm, upon hire.

The benefits our career professionals enjoy:

In addition to a rewarding career that lets you help shape children's futures, YCS provides a competitive compensation package, benefits include:
• Medical, dental and vision
• Paid time off (Holidays, Sick Time, Vacation, Personal)
• Life insurance/Disability benefits/ Health and wellness programs
• 403 (B) savings and investment plan

This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.
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