LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse in Newton, MA at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 1/18/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time/Part-Time
  • Location:
    Newton, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/18/2020

Job Description

We are hiring for all positions.

 

Call to RSVP or to arrange for an interview day/time: 617-544-3454 157 Herrick Road Newton, MA 02459

Parking IS available at Adelaide!

 

Directions From The Newton Centre Green Line To Adelaide

  • Head southeast toward Braeland Ave
  • Turn right onto Braeland Ave
  • Turn left onto Herrick Rd
  • Turn right to stay on Herrick Rd
  • Adelaide will be on your right

Directions From The Newton Centre Green Line To Adelaide

  • Head southeast toward Braeland Ave
  • Turn right onto Braeland Ave
  • Turn left onto Herrick Rd
  • Turn right to stay on Herrick Rd
  • Adelaide will be on your right

We invite you to join us for Walk In Wednesdays! "Walk In" for an interview and tour any time between the hours of 10 AM until 400 PM.

RSVP's are welcome but not required.

Call to RSVP or to arrange for another time to meet us if you cannot do so on Wednesday: 617-544-3454

157 Herrick Road

Newton, MA 02459

Parking IS available at Adelaide!

Directions From The Newton Centre Green Line To Adelaide

  • Head southeast toward Braeland Ave
  • Turn right onto Braeland Ave
  • Turn left onto Herrick Rd
  • Turn right to stay on Herrick Rd
  • Adelaide will be on your right

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
• 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 the DON, physician, family, RCA’s, and Executive Director per state regulations
• Successfully implements the plan of care
• 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!