Registered Nurse – RN in Waterbury, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 5/18/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Village at East Farms is looking for caring and compassionate RN's to provide exceptional care for our resident's! We are seeking a full-time nurse.

 

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, 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

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