Licensed Practical Nurse Hiring Now Newtown CT
Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN)
Maplewood Senior Living, an innovative, forward-thinking senior living provider, strives to inspire our associates to learn, develop, and succeed. As we continue to grow, we are seeking devoted and caring LPNs to become part of our family.Maplewood at Newtown is hiring Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) part-time for the 11pm- 7am shift and Per Diem shifts. We offer: ? Competitive wages ? Flexible shifts ? Paid training & uniforms ? Growth opportunities ? Bonus & incentive programs APPLY NOW, walk-in applications accepted daily 9am-6pm or join us for our Open Interviews every Thursday, beginning at 10am. Maplewood at Newtown, 166 Mount Pleasant Rd. Newtown, CT 06470 - just minutes from Danbury!
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) assists and supports the Resident Services Director with the overall implementation, delivery, and coordination of nursing services in the community.
Supervising the direct care givers to ensure quality care is provided at all times
Supervising the medication program and assisting the residents with self-administration of medications as appropriate
Reporting of any changes in resident needs
Completing assessments, service plans, treatments, etc.
Ensuring a positive customer experience
Communicating proactively with residents, families, staff, and outside providers
Must be a Licensed Practical Nurse currently licensed to practice in the State.
Two years full time or full time equivalent clinical experience.
- Two years experience working with the senior population and memory care preferred.
Experience and/or special interest working with older adults.
Able to perform tasks which may be physically demanding such as pushing, bending and lifting up to 60lbs.
Ability to maintain positive working relationships with residents, their families, peers and other staff members.
In good physical and emotional health and free of communicable diseases.
Maplewood Senior Living conducts pre-employment screening including background check, drug screening and reference checks.
INDCTLicenses & CertificationsRequired
- Licensed Practical Nurse
- Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
- Leader: Inspires teammates to follow them
- Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest
- Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)