Registered Nurse (RN) - Per Diem/PRN

Job ID 288969
Per Diem
201 Pleasant Hill Road
Chester, NJ 07930

Job Description

Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation | Select Medical

201 Pleasant Hill Road, Chester, NJ 07930

Registered Nurse - Inpatient Rehab

Shift Hours: Per Diem/PRN, 7:00AM - 7:30PM or 7:00PM - 7:30AM 

(This includes weekday and weekend shifts)

Base Rate: $52/HR

Benefits of becoming a nurse with us:

  • Shift Differential!
  • Clinical Advacement Programs vary per location
  • Flexible scheduling with rotating weekends
  • Manageable case loads
  • Team-oriented and collaborative culture 
  • A high percentage of patients being discharged home to their families
  • A network of over 50K employees nationwide with advancement and relocation opportunities 


As an RN at one of our medical rehabilitation hospitals you will work with an interdisciplinary team of clinicians.  You will work closely with other clinicians to include Therapists – Physical, Occupational and Speech Language Pathologists.  On each shift you will partner with a Nursing Assistant partner and handle a manageable case load.   Together we will help our patients achieve outlined goals and milestones on their individual patient care plan. 

  • Receiving admissions and/or transfers.
  • Initial and ongoing systematic patient assessment.
  • Timely and accurate documentation using EPIC
  • Interpreting assessment/diagnostic data including labs and telemetry.
  • Ensuring medical orders are transcribed and processed accurately.
  • Promoting continuous quality improvement.
  • Instructing and counseling patients/families.


Minimum requirements:

  • Valid State RN License required.
  • BLS required at hire.
  • Minimum of 1 year as a full-time RN in an acute care, med/surg, acute medical rehabilitation or related hospital setting. 

Preferred qualifications:

  • BSN or enrollment in BSN program preferred
  • Clinical experience preferred.

Per Diem Requirement: Three shifts per 6-week schedule. One Saturday or Sunday, one minor holiday/ major holiday.

Additional Data


Select Medical is an organization that is passionate about safety for our patients and our team members. The Inpatient Rehabilitation Division conducts post-offer employment testing (POET) for a number of job titles including, but not limited to:


  • Rehabilitation Assistant/Nursing Assistant
  • Nurse
  • Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy
  • Environmental Services
  • Food and Nutrition Services


Post offer employment testing (POETs) are completed as part of the onboarding process - to be completed before an employee's first day of work. 

**Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees are treated during employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.