Bancroft NeuroHealth

  • Nurse Manager

    Job Locations US-NJ-Mullica Hill
    Requisition ID
    2018-4508
    Category
    Health Care
    Status
    Full Time
  • Overview

    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 techniquesOur 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.  

    Responsibilities

    Position Summary:

    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.

    Essential Responsibilities:

    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:


     



    • Collaborates with the nursing director to ensure the maintenance of compliance with state and accreditation policies/standards. Assists nursing director with inspections as they are conducted.

    • Coordinates and delegates with other shift nurses to oversee that all shift responsibilities are performed and completed. This includes but is not limited to proper documentation, administration of practices, and cleanliness and order of facility. 

    • Performs quality assurance checks on submitted nurse audits to assess accuracy and timeliness of completion of responsibilities.

    • Communicates program needs from the nursing director, nurse case managers, and outside resources to the shift nurses. Monitors the accuracy and rate of completion of these program needs as implemented. 

    • Facilitates training and implementation of new practices, policies, and procedures across all shifts and shift nurses. 

    • Oversees that shift nurses are performing regular in-service trainings to residential staff members and assists in maintaining the in-service library.

    Qualifications

    Position Requirements:

    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.




    Special Skills:


    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.

    EEO Statement

    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.

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