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Per Diem - Registered Nurse (RN) in Brookfield, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 5/2/2019

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Job Description

Job Description:

Benchmark Senior Living at The Village at Brookfield Common (VBC) is an assisted living community located off of Federal Road in Brookfield, Connecticut. Our 100 apartment community includes independent, traditional, and memory care neighborhoods. We are currently seeking highly motivated and dedicated individuals who can contribute to our growing team.

The Village at Brookfield Commons is seeking a per diem Registered Nurse (RN)! As an RN you will provide nursing care to our residents. You must have a valid Connecticut nursing license to qualify for this position!

 

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • 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, physician, family, RCA’s, and Executive Director per state regulations 
    • 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:

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

BENEFITS:

In addition to offering competitive pay Benchmark also offers a wide variety of benefits, incentives, and professional development opportunities:

  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Mileage reimbursement for trainings & other work-related travel
  • AT&T cell phone discount
  • SitterCity
  • BJ’s Warehouse discount
  • Brooks Brother’s discount
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Group, Auto, & Home Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Community bonus opportunities
  • Career development programs
  • 401k with company match