LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse in Walpole (Onsite) at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 6/8/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time/Part-Time
  • Location:
    180 Main Street
    Walpole (Onsite)
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/8/2024
  • Community/Location
    New Pond Village

Job Description

Connect with your calling. Join, Stay, and Grow with Benchmark!

- starting pay $37+/hr

- part time on all shifts

Responsibilities for the LPN include:

Direct Supervision

• 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
• Participates in the hiring and termination processes as they relate to resident care associates
• Has direct input into performance reviews for care associates and presents reviews with the RCD
• Has direct input into disciplinary documentation for care associates and presents action with the RCD
• Closely mentors, guides and directs the Lead Resident Care Assistants in all aspects of their job.

Resident Care

• Coordinates care needs with community providers via an effective case management process
• Measures and accurately records vital signs (temperatures, pulse, respiration, blood pressure weight and height) where appropriate as per state regulations
• Responsible for the wellbeing and follow ups of all residents in the Assisted Living Program
• Accurately assesses, communicates, and documents residents’ status
• Observes and reports any significant changes in resident behavior and health to the DON, physician, family, RCA’s, and Executive Director per state regulations
• Responsible for the medication administration of residents on the LMA program
• 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 a competitive salary. Full time nurses also enjoy a comprehensive benefits package that is effective on Day 1, and a attractive sign on bonus as well.

  • Complimentary meal each day
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • 401(k) and employer match
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid time off and health and wellness
  • Potential for quarterly bonus (if goals are met)
  • Long term disability and many more

We are located in the beautiful luxury senior living campus of New Pond Village, 180 Main Street, Walpole MA.