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Pediatric Community Health Nurse - Per Diem

Location: Hackensack
Compensation: $35 - $40/hour | Part-Time


When you're a nurse you know that every day you will touch a life or a life will touch yours...

A fabulous non-traditional nursing opportunity

Bergen's Promise is looking for a Per Diem nurse to perform nursing assessments for youth who have been referred for much needed Behavioral Health services.  By assisting us with these nursing assessments you will be providing these families with the opportunity to become healthier, to live more productive lives, to be the best version of themselves.

These assessments include obtaining applicable metabolic levels and information for assigned youth from primary care providers and school nurses if applicable.  You will also be responsible for ensuring that documentation is posted within the electronic record and filed in the hard chart within the required time frames and compliant with applicable regulatory standards.


Approximately ten hours a week - late afternoon and early evening hours only - with the exception of initial training.


Qualifications & Skills:

  • RN License in the State of New Jersey
  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing OR related field preferred
  • Knowledge of Behavioral Health Care management preferred/pediatric experience desired
  • Maintain a high level professionalism
  • Culturally competent and responsive
  • Ability to work with energy and enthusiasm
  • Experience with community relations, resource development, and Wraparound process are a plus
  • Computer literate and proficiency in writing skills
  • Be able to work under supervision and as part of a community team
  • Valid driver’s license is required; MUST maintain required vehicle insurance according to Agency   mandate
  • Bi-lingual skills a plus

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