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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Team Leader

Location
Burlington, Vermont
Salary
$28.00 Per Hour
Job Type
Contract
Posted
22 Sep 2022

This job is located in Burlington.

Overview:

Pay rate starting at $28/hour plus more with experience!

Elderwood at Burlington has exciting changes taking place in the form of NEW LEADERSHIP. We understand it starts at the top. Our valued staff and residents deserve leadership that will provide passion, consistency, trust and vision.

As we work to build our team - we are seeking collaborative & compassionate Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) to be clinical leads in resident care.

Elderwood at Burlington Benefits:

  • NEW LEADERSHIP
  • Increased Tuition Assistance Program for Clinical Tracks - ask HR about our School Partners that provide the most reimbursement & assistance
  • Pay in Lieu of Benefits Program - for New, PT staff
  • Full Benefits Package, including 401K PLUS EMPLOYER MATCHING
  • Ferry Reimbursement
  • Multiple Free Uniforms with Embroidery
  • Days, Evenings & Overnight Options for Full Time, Part Time & Per Diem Statuses.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Position Overview:

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is assigned to a team of Nursing Assistants and is responsible for skilled treatments, passing of medications and monitoring the personal care services provided by Nursing Assistants; LPNs are also responsible for reporting care and unusual symptoms of residents to supervisor and staff of next shift.

We have availability for LPNs on the following shifts:

  • Days: 6a-2p
  • Evenings: 2p-10p
  • Nights: 10p-6a

All shifts include an every other weekend requirement except for Per Diem Positions.

Join Our Team: Are you ready for a rewarding career? Join a company that cares for you, too. Employee Perks!: 401K Retirement Plan with Company Match, Employee of the Month recognition, Enjoy a fun and diverse work environment, Enjoy being a part of a strong and diverse team, Ferry Reimbursement, Free On-Site Parking, Friendly and supportive staff, Generous PTO & holiday package, Life Insurance, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, Point-earning employee reward program: redeem for prizes!, Tuition reimbursement program Responsibilities:

LPN Responsibilities:

  • Administer medications and treatments to assigned residents as ordered by physician and utilizing the five rights as applicable.

  • 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 Unit Manager/Assistant Unit Manager or Charge Nurse 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.

Base wages increase with experience!

From: USD $28.00/Hr. Qualifications:

LPN Qualifications:

  • Credentials as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Registered Nurse (RN) with a current state license required.

  • LPN 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.

  • Caring, respectful attitude towards residents required.

  • Physical stamina for constant activity required.

  • Ability to perform tasks to established standards of excellence required.

Elderwood expects all current and new employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination. Employees may request a medical exemption from vaccination.

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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Details

  • Job Reference: 718356968-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Elderwood at Burlington
  • Location: Burlington, Vermont
  • Salary: $28.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Contract