Registered Nurse (RN) Team Leader

Employer
Elderwood of Scallop Shell at Wakefield
Location
Wakefield Rhode Island
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 03, 2020
Closes
Sep 29, 2020
Ref
10357_12758
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Join Our Team: Join our strong and growing company today! Overview: Elderwood of Scallop Shell at Wakefield, is seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) for a Part Time opportunity on Evenings Shift, 3:00pm-11:00pm. This role will primarily be three (3) shifts a week including weekend rotation, potential schedule to be discussed during initial interview. 

Registered Nurse (RN) Team Leader team members assist in the ensuring the general health and well-being of our residents by providing direct nursing care. This position is responsible for the direct nursing care of residents which encompasses planning, developing, organizing, implementing, and evaluating the care of residents to ensure that the highest degree of quality care and regulatory compliance is maintained at all times.

Responsibilities:
  • Direct and monitor the personal care duties and nursing care procedures carried out by Nursing Assistants of the assigned team.
  • Assist Nursing Assistants with direct care of residents, as necessary.
  • Report to RN Unit Manager/Assistant Unit Manager or Charge RN Supervisor unusual symptoms, changes of condition, daily needs, and progress of residents.
  • Follow the Plan of Care for each resident, and monitor the performance of Nursing Assistants in implementation of the care plan.
  • Receive controlled substances from the shift Supervisory Nurse and is responsible for all aspects of the storage and distribution of these medications; ensure proper and safe placement and use of medications stored in medication cart, stock medication cupboards, medication room refrigerator and narcotic cabinets.
  • Document as applicable in the care plans, Nursing Notes, Medical Administration Records, Treatment Records and other required records.
  • Monitor resident care standards during performance of duties, and encourage that rights of residents and preferences in care and treatment are respected.
Qualifications:
  • Credentials as a Licensed Registered Nurse (RN) with a current State license required.
  • Registered Nurse (RN) Training and work experience in a geriatric setting preferred.
  • Ability to supervise and work well with other personnel required.
  • Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing required.
  • Qualities of maturity, diplomacy, and ability to work well with others required. Caring, respectful attitude towards residents required.
  • Physical stamina for constant activity required.
  • Ability to perform tasks to established standards of excellence required.
  • Demonstrated willingness to uphold the vision and mission of the company by following the core values of Integrity, Teamwork, and Passion for Excellence and Reverence for the Individual is required.
Company Details: Elderwood of Scallop Shell at Wakefield is an 80 bed skilled nursing facility (SNF) and is a location with the right amount of seclusion and accessibility featuring a beautiful courtyard, employee appreciation initiatives throughout the year, and an established reputation within the community for providing exceptional care! Employee Perks!: Free Uniforms, Increased Wages, NEW Weekly Pay Schedule!, Point-earning employee reward program: redeem for prizes! EOE Statement: WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

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