LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse, All Shifts, $500 sign on bonus in Avon, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 7/9/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time/Part-Time
  • Location:
    Avon, CT
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/9/2020

Job Description

River Ridge at Avon is seeking LPNs, to join our care team. We are changing how care is delivered by bringing together people like you; passionate, highly skilled and motivated to make a difference! We inspire you by honoring the passion you have for serving and caring for our residents. Come join us and be part of an amazing team at River Ridge!  $750 hiring bonus!

We offer:

  Competitive wages  Incentive programs  Paid training   Growth opportunities

Apply now and be part of a truly amazing team, great working environment, a company who values the human connection and encourages growth and advancement of their employees! Benchmark has been voted Best Place to Work 11 years in a row!

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Include: 

  • Directs and supervises the daily work assignments of the Resident Care Assistants
  • Is the first point of contact for the care associates regarding assignment questions or concerns
  • 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
  • Accurately assesses, communicates, and documents residents’ status 
  • Observes and reports any significant changes in resident behavior and health to Resident Care Director
  • 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

Job Requirements

Requirements:

• Graduate of an approved LPN / Licensed Practical Nurse program (per state requirements)
• Current state licensed as an LPN / Licensed Practical Nurse (as required by state regulation) and CPR certification
• Previous experience working with the elderly in a paid or volunteer position highly desirable

BENEFITS

 We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!