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Excellent opportunity for retired registered nurse

RSS, a nonprofit agency that serves older adults and their families in the Northwest Bronx seeks an experienced RN to conduct basic health services and education in a community-based setting. The position is part-time, 21 hours per week, and is located in the agency’s Senior Center.

Qualifications

NYS Licensed Registered Nurse with 2-4 years of clinical and/or educational experience.

During the pandemic, The RN will schedule virtual (zoom) health promotion and education sessions by recruiting speakers from our contacts or personally conducting virtual health presentations. The RN may also make health and wellness checkups and follow-up phone calls to the most at risk of our clientele.

Post pandemic, as we open the center to the public, the RN will continue to schedule and coordinate health and education lectures for the RSS clients. The RN will also provide basic health services to center members such as blood pressure monitoring/health & medication management.

Other duties will include coordination of CPR/AED training for staff, tracking and data collection, report writing, and assisting the agency to advance its health management program.

Knowledge/Skills & Abilities Required

  • Good clinical and observational
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, organization, and leadership skills.
  • Detail-oriented
  • Intermediate computer proficiency in Microsoft Word
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) is helpful but not necessary.

Position Details

Part-time 21 hours per week (weekdays to be determined)

Salary: $43,000

Send resume, cover letter, and references to Andria Cassidy, Deputy Director at acassidy@rssny.org

 

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