LPN - 24+ hours per week - 2nd Shift in East Lyme, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 6/26/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    East Lyme, CT
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/26/2024
  • Community/Location
    Crescent Point at Niantic

Job Description

Join, stay, and grow with Benchmark. Connect with your calling.

We at Crescent Point at Niantic, a Benchmark Senior Living Company, are looking for a compassionate LPN to join our team! As a Licensed Practical Nurse, your main role will be to deliver nursing care to our residents within a warm, comfortable, and home-like environment. You will be part of a team of dedicated, like-minded individuals whose support and camaraderie build community, and where long-lasting relationships with both associates and residents await.

If you possess a dedication to assisting others, take immense pride in your work, and are looking for a remarkable company that aligns with those values, then this opportunity is made for you!

LPN Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Accurately assesses, communicates, and documents residents’ status.
  • Observes and reports any significant changes in resident behavior and health to the Resident Care Director, physician, family, RCAs, and Executive Director per state regulations.
  • Directs and supervises the daily work assignments of the Resident Care Assistants
  • Closely mentors, guides, and directs the Lead Resident Care Assistants in all aspects of their job.
  • Coordinates care needs with community providers via an effective case management process
  • Effectively balances service demands with supporting resident independence.
  • Recognizes and assists in the prevention of elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation (financial and other) and reports to appropriate sources per state regulations.
  • Responds to emergencies and personal emergency response system and knows when to call for backup.

We believe in offering our employees meaningful benefits. Below is a sampling of the benefits we offer our associates. To find out more, please apply today!

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance provided by Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Spring Health Wellness Program
  • aHealthyMe Wellness Program
  • 401(k) offering with Auto-enrollment feature
  • Life insurance benefit available date of hire, company sponsored.
  • Long Term disability, company sponsored.
  • Voluntary benefits that include Critical Illness, Accident Insurance and Hospital Indemnity
  • BJ’s Club membership
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Working Advantage Discounts: including Movie Theaters, Theme Parks, Hotels, Sporting Events & Online Shopping
  • Cell phone discounts with AT&T and Verizon
  • Vacation and Health & Wellness paid time off.
  • Up to 10 Holidays
  • and more!

 

 

Job Requirements

LPN Requirements:

  • Current state license as an LPN and CPR certification
  • Graduate of an approved LPN program (per state requirements)
  • Minimum of 1 to 2 years of experience working as a nurse preferred.
  • Previous experience working with the elderly in a paid or volunteer position is highly desirable.