The Nurse-Family Partnership Program at SCO is a national evidence-based model that utilizes registered nurses to provide education and support to improve the health and welfare of low-income, first time parents and their children. As a member of the NFP team, responsible for a caseload of 25 families, nurse home visitors teach, provide anticipatory guidance and coach new mothers during scheduled home visits that begin in pregnancy and continue until the child's second birthday. During this ~ 2.5 year intervention, parents and nurses work closely together to optimize maternal/child health, strengthen families' social supports, develop effective parenting skills, and improve families' long-term economic prospects. The NFP nurse home visitor position offers a highly rewarding experience for nursing professionals who welcome the opportunity to build strong long-term relationships with at- risk families within their communities. Responsibilities include: * Develop and maintain full caseload of families per NFP guidelines * Deliver culturally sensitive services to diverse population * Maintain fidelity to the NFP model re: frequency, content and documentation of services * Adherence to program and agency policies and procedures * SCO Family of Services is an equal employment opportunity employer * BS in Nursing required. * Current RN license (in good standing) required. * Minimum of two years recent experience in maternal/child health, pediatrics, and/or community health required. * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * Basic computer skills * Strong organizational/time management skills * S panish, French and Creole language skills a plus. **Job:** **NURSE - RN* **Organization:** **SD015* **Title:** *Nurse-Family Partnership-Nurse Home Visitor* **Location:** *New York* **Requisition ID:** *35596* **Other Locations:** *New York-Brooklyn-Bedford-Stuyvesant*
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