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If you want to work in a premier hospital that wins awards, nurtures people, and tirelessly strives to advance care, you'll find your match at Jersey City Medical Center . Our not-for-profit hospital, a proud member of Barnabas Health , has been honored time and again for our strides in patient care and safety, and as the regional leader in specialties like cardiology, stroke, and trauma care.
Asour status and patient volume continue to grow, we are adding talent to our organization
Among our many accolades, we have been designated 8 times the only A-Rated for Safety Hospital, awarded Magnet Recognition for superior nursing, named Best Regional Hospital by US News and World Report and ranked among the 100 best places to work in healthcare (nationally). Jersey City Medical Center is also ideally located in the vibrant Jersey City waterfront community overlooking the harbor, just 10 minutes from New York City, with a grand view of the Statue of Liberty.
To serve as a role model and community liaison to individuals in the Jersey City Community who are potential victims of violence and/or potential perpetrators of violence. The Violence Prevention Coordinator is expected to develop relationships based on trust with individuals and families, provide reliable information, appropriate community resource referrals, and emotional support to individuals enrolled in our program. This individual will function as a core member of the Greenville Ambulatory Care Center team.
Bachelor's degree required or equivalent experience in related field. Successful completion of training including hospital-wide orientation, trauma informed care training, and shadowing of community outreach organizations required. Three (3) years of recent experience, such as any combination of student, volunteer, or work experience, which involves the Jersey City area and its community resources, is required. Participation in community organizations and firsthand understanding of issues related to interpersonal violence preferred. Sensitivity to a substance abuse environment preferred. Must have a basic understanding of computer use and software applications, and the ability to perform basic internet searches. Must have demonstrated interest in serving the Jersey City community. Must be able to work independently and seek guidance when necessary. Must have good listening skills. Must have a demonstrated ability to work in a team environment and have the ability to work with individuals of a diverse background
Must have own transportation to accompany clients to appointments and connect with community resources, as needed. Previous mentoring experience is desired.
Barnabas Health offers excellent-provided benefits which include: competitive compensation, comprehensive medical/dental benefits, 403 (B) savings plan, Flexible Spending Plans, PTO program, tuition reimbursement and so much more.