Surgical RN

Planned Parenthood Southeaster PA
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Jun 07, 2019
Jul 07, 2019
Job Function
Health / Medical
Focus Areas
Position Type
Part Time
Degree Level

Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania is the local affiliate of the country’s leading sexual and reproductive health care advocate and provider.  Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania operates 10 health centers throughout Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties. Nationwide, Planned Parenthood affiliates operate more than 600 health centers, providing medical services and sexuality education for millions of individuals (adults and teens) each year. We also work with allies worldwide to ensure that all people have the right and the means to meet their sexual and reproductive health care needs.

We have a part-time, benefits eligible, 32 hour/week, Tuesday through Saturday position available as a Surgical Registered Nurse (BSN) at our Far Northeast Philadelphia and Norristown Health Centers.  This position is responsible to provide excellent customer service to patients in compliance with overall PPSP mission, goals and in compliance with federal, state and PPFA regulations. In addition, this position is also responsible to provide nursing care to patients during procedures and in the recovery area.

This position requires a candidate with a BSN Degree, Pennsylvania RN License, BLS, ACLS & PALS certifications and with OB/GYN or emergency room experience preferred; working knowledge of contraceptive technology required; demonstrated ability to relate to persons of diverse background and ability to communicate effectively with clients; previous experience interviewing and educating patients; ability to intervene in crisis situations, and demonstrated ability to effectively manage a medical emergency.

We offer competitive salary, an excellent benefits package, and an opportunity to join a diverse team committed to respectful, confidential, top-quality reproductive health services.  People of color, bi-lingual, and LGBTQ+ candidates are encouraged to apply.  Email resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to

Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a non-discriminatory work environment, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  PPSP is committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion, respect and integrity, customer focus, and innovation.