Bilingual Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Part time - Juntos, Camden NJ

***500 Sign on Bonus eligible to all Juntos new hires***  The bonus will be paid in two installments.  The signing bonus is taxable, and all regular payroll taxes will be withheld.  In the event you leave the Center for Family Services within 4 months of your date of hire, you will be responsible for reimbursing the Center for Family Services for the entire signing bonus.

Position Summary:

Center For Family Services is seeking an experienced bilingual medical professional for the LPN position at the Juntos Program. The LPN ensures the health and safety of all youth. They prepare and implements a comprehensive health plan to ensure that each resident's health needs are being met adequately and properly. The LPN coordinates heath care for youth, dispenses medication, supervises and trains staff to dispense medication, ensuring documentation regarding medication, and meets healthcare requirements. 

Location: Camden, NJ

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensures health and safety of all residents including physical examination, treatment or referral of all emergent health concerns of residents in accordance with policies and procedures and standards of health care for nurses
  • Prepares and implements a comprehensive health plan to ensure that each residents medical, dental, and other health needs are being met adequately and promptly
  • Serves on the treatment team with therapists, counselors, and other designated staff
  • Provides life skills education in the areas of nutrition, hygiene, sexually transmitted diseases, infection control, and other health related topics
  • Coordinates appointments with medical and psychiatric consultants, ensures all over the counter and prescription supplies and medication are on hand and correctly administered

Requirements: 

  • Must be Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • 1-2 years experience working within child welfare with children and/or adolescents in a social services setting
  • Bilingual fluency in both English and Spanish
  • Current driver's license with a good driving record of at least three years
  • Vehicle with current insurance and registration

All positions require pre-employment drug screening and criminal record checks. Many positions require motor vehicle record evaluations and medical clearances. Center For Family Services is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages. For more information, please visit our website at www.centerffs.org.