Your talents are appreciated. Your skills are sharpened. Your life is enriched.
That’s what JFK is all about. Join us today in the following role:
Nurse Manager, 3 North - Observation/Access Full Time
DESCRIPTION: The Nurse Manager, 3 North-Observation/Access is responsible for the organization, leadership and coordination of unit management on a 24-hour basis. This includes direction of patient care and nursing unit personnel. The Nurse Manager maintains the standards of the Nurse Practice Act of the State of New Jersey. The incumbent supports and interprets the philosophy and objectives of the John F. Kennedy Medical Center and the Department of Nursing to staff, patients and families. The incumbent insures an optimal level of care for all patients by coordinating, teaching and counseling appropriate staff. The incumbent assists in the development of divisional and unit philosophy through budgets, goals and objectives, performance improvement, continuing education programs and participating in in-house supervision.
REQUIREMENTS: • Minimum of five years satisfactory experience as a Registered Nurse. • Experience as an Assistant Nurse Manager or comparable leadership role with knowledge and application of management concepts. • Expertise in teaching ability and patient care. • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing; Bachelors of Science in Nursing preferred. • Bachelors of Arts or Bachelors of Science in health related fields acceptable. Pursuit toward degree required. • Current Registered Nurse License by the State of New Jersey. • Demonstrates effective communication skills.
TO APPLY: Interested candidates are invited to send resumes to Brian Scheets at BScheets@jfkhealth.org
JFK Medical Center Exceptional Care. Exceptional People. 65 James Street Edison, NJ 08820 Equal Opportunity Employer
JFK Health System is a non-profit organization that encompasses a wide array of services and facilities serving residents in the Central New Jersey region. The system includes a comprehensive acute care hospital JFK Medical Center, nationally recognized inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation centers, nursing and rehabilitation facilities and specialized treatment programs including the JFK New Je...rsey Neuroscience Institute. At JFK Health System, we partner with our employees to create a work environment that delivers high quality patient and resident care. We look for employees who are highly skilled, offer a human touch and bring their best self to work everyday. At JFK Health System, we are committed to excellent benefits, competitive salaries, generous time-off and career advancement. Our goal is to attract and retain a motivated, talented and dedicated workforce.