Regional Campus: Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS)
Posting Number: 17ST2106
Job Type: Full Time
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Supervising Advanced Practice Nurse (Navigation Program) for the Nursing department at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Under the direction of the Chief Nursing officer, the Supervising Advanced Practice Nurse will facilitate the research mission and ensure the delivery of competent, compassionate and effective nursing care for adults receiving cancer treatment and demonstrate competency in recognizing the unique needs of adult patients. Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Manages the delivery of all clinical navigation services on a daily basis.
Facilitates the research mission by collaborating with members of the Office of Human Research Services in the implementation of clinical research protocols.
Provides supervision, guidance and direction to the nurses within the navigation program and oversees the development and maintenance of clinical competence.
Monitors and evaluates work performances in the navigator program and makes recommendations for hiring, promotion, demotion, transfer, and other personnel actions including disciplinary actions.
Outstanding human relations, leadership skills and the ability to function in a team environment required.
Demonstrated knowledge is necessary of how to accomplish superior performance in a union environment.
Effective oral and written communication skills and proficiency required.
Computer literate with proficiency and working knowledge of database and reporting tools such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint is required.
New Jersey State Registered Nurse License State of New Jersey: Advanced Practice Nurse Certification Oncology Nursing Certificate Corporation (OCN) Certification required within one (1) year of employment. American Heart Association: Basic Cardiac Life Support
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was ...at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.