LPN Needed, Pt/Pdm Day Shift, Competitve Pay in Wilbraham, MA at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 11/6/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Orchard Valley at Wilbraham is an Assisted Living and Memory Care Community. We are a small community, making a big difference. We are in need of an LPN with a strong skillset, and a heart for care. Part Time or Per Diem Day Shifts available. Come join our growing team today!

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
• Has direct input into disciplinary documentation for care associates and presents action with the RCD

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
• 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!