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Job Details

Post Date 7/7/2017
Title Director of Nursing
Employment Type Full Time
Work Hours

40 hours; Monday – Friday; 3 days 9AM-6PM, 2 evenings 11AM-8PM with a one hour unpaid lunch break; two Saturdays per month, 9AM-1PM; on-call responsibilities;

Location (County) Mercer
City Trenton
State NJ
Requisition Number 17-0688
Description

The State of New Jersey selected Oaks as one of just 7 providers to participate in a two-year Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) demonstration program. SAMHSA chose New Jersey as one of 8 states to take part in this groundbreaking national initiative. The CCBHC features a new approach to care designed to improve overall health by treating the whole person through community based mental health and addiction treatment. Join our CCBHC team in Mercer County today!


Responsibilities:

  • Providing administrative oversight of the facility's nursing services, and where appropriate, directly supervising the facility's nursing staff;
  • Assisting the administrator of the facility in the development and maintenance of written objectives, policies and procedures, an organizational plan, and a quality assurance program for nursing services, and reviewing all nursing policies and procedures at least annually;
  • In conjunction with the administrator and the governing authority of the program, planning and budgeting for nursing services;
  • Ensuring the coordination and integration of nursing services with other client care services to ensure continuity of care for each client;
  • Ensuring that the program complies with required nursing staffing patterns;
  • Assisting in the development of written job descriptions for the nursing staff, and assigning duties of the nursing staff;
  • Participating in staff orientation and staff education activities, when applicable;
  • Participating in team conferences with the multidisciplinary team, and the client care committee (if the facility chooses to establish a client care committee);
  • Works with CCBHC Program Directors in addressing concerns related to the program;
  • Participates in meetings and agency sponsored trainings related to the CCBHC;
  • Approving the content and location of emergency kits or carts, medications including controlled substances, equipment and supplies, the expiration dates of medically related time-sensitive items, the frequency with which these items are reviewed for appropriateness and completeness, and assigning qualified staff to perform these reviews;

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary;
  • Medical and dental insurance;
  • Vision plan;
  • Retirement plan;
  • Flexible spending plan;
  • EXCELLENT time benefits;
  • Opportunity for personal and career growth;
  • Team oriented environment – we practice the FISH! Philosophy
Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Registered Nurse (RN) currently licensed in NJ;
  • One year of experience in a licensed substance use disorder treatment facility;
  • Three to five years of nursing supervisory or nursing administration experience;

     

All positions require a valid driver’s license in good standing, pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check. Oaks Integrated Care considers applicants for all positions without regard to: race; color; religion; sex; national origin; age; sexual orientation; marital or veteran status; the presence of a medical condition, genetic information or handicap, unrelated to performing the tasks of the job; or any other legally protected status.

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