Registered Nurse: Nursing Supervisor in assisted living in Waterbury, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Think senior living sounds boring? Think again. At Benchmark, we impact lives through human connection. We are thought leaders creating quality experiences and inspiring personal growth for all who engage with us. We just happen to imagine, build and manage beautiful, private-pay communities geared toward older adults. Are you Called to Care about your work, other people and making a difference? Do you believe that people and teams are Better Together than going it alone? Are you always striving to Be the Benchmark by which all others are measured? Then our core values match. Connect with us –and to what truly matters!

The Village at East Farms is seeking an experienced Registered Nurse Supervisor. As a Nursing Supervisor you will manage the successful operation of the Resident Care Department, under the leadership of the Resident Care Director within our senior living community. Responsibility includes direct oversight, coaching, and direct supervision of all resident care service providers in the community.  Provide on floor nursing support to our residents and interacting with family members. Incumbent will also conduct external and internal assessments and be available to take on call as needed.

 

Additional responsibilities  include:

 

  • Communicating with families and friends of residents
  • Assuring compliance with all resident care related regulations (e.g., medication management)
  • Documenting and providing accurate record-keeping, as appropriate
  • Demonstrating personal/resident safety methods and procedures

Job Requirements

Additional requirements include:

 

  • Being a Registered Nurse, per state regulations; Bachelor’s degree in Nursing a plus
  • Required is a minimum of 1 year Assisted Living/Home Care or Hospice experience as a RN and 2 years experience in a care setting as a RN   
  • Certified in Gerontology through the American Nurses Credentialing Association a plus
  • Knowledge of Dementia care a plus
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds individually
  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time
  • Ability to be on call as identified by the community