Bancroft is a leading service-provider for children and adults with autism, other intellectual or developmental disabilities or those in need of neurological rehabilitation.
We provide a full continuum of highly effective services — for people of all ages and every level of abilities — based on best practices and scientifically proven techniques. Our services include special education, vocational training, supported employment, structured day programs, group home and apartment programs both on-campus and in the community, short-term behavioral stabilization services for children, and in-home and outpatient rehabilitation services.
As a nonprofit organization, we are solely committed to supporting people with special needs and their families, to help make it One World. For Everyone. Bancroft is currently seeking a Registered Nurse Manager to work in Woodstown, NJ.
In accordance with standard nursing practices, provides professional nursing services as a Registered Nurse (RN) to persons served by the Bancroft organization and has clinical oversight and management of nursing staff.
Independently provides professional nursing care to persons served, operating within personal license constraints and in strict accordance with regulations and guidelines.
May delegate nursing tasks to Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), as needed or as required.
Participates in facilitating a team approach to the continued provision of quality care to persons served through regular interaction, communication, and collaboration with persons served, family members, discipline-specific clinical staff, primary physicians, healthcare providers and multidisciplinary team
Assists with crisis management, as needed, through de-escalation techniques, staff support, and assistance. Follows state-approved emergency procedures and utilizes Bancroft-approved crisis intervention techniques at all times.
Projects a positive self-image of professionalism, appearance, confidentiality, courtesy, conduct, honesty, fairness, personal integrity, and a respect for the fundamental rights, dignity, and privacy of others.
Provides other professional nursing services, as needed. Remains flexible and adaptable in work schedules and work assignments as defined by specific program and the individual needs of persons served.
Additional Charge Nurse responsibilities may include:
Education & Experience:
Registered Nurse from an accredited School of Nursing with a current and valid N.J. license required. Associate and/or Bachelor’s degree in Nursing preferred. Prior nursing experience working with the developmentally disabled and/or the traumatically brain injured preferred.
Knowledge of general nursing/clinical principles, medical evaluation/assessment procedures, and primary care principles and practices required. Ability to observe and record individual medical symptoms, reactions, and progress required. Knowledge of emergency medical procedures, of drugs and their indications, contraindications, dosing, side effects, and proper administration required.
Effective communication and interpersonal skills, organization and time management skills required. Working knowledge of computer and related computer software preferred. Valid driver’s license required.
Bancroft is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.