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Staff Development / Wellness Nurse- Assisted Living (Full Time)

Company: Notre Dame Health Care Center, Inc.
Location: Worcester
Posted on: June 10, 2024

Job Description:

Description:Staff Development/Wellness NurseFull-Time (40 Hours)Notre Dame Health Care - du Lac Assisted LivingWorcester, Ma NDHC is always looking for compassionate & caring individuals to further enhance our mission! Our du Lac Assisted Living is looking for a Staff Development Nurse/Wellness Nurse to assist the RCD, Executive Director, and all du Lac Assisted Living Department Directors in the orientation and re-education of all facility staff. Responsibilities:

  • responsible for the planning, conduction, and scheduling of in-services in accordance with current applicable federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations.
  • Employee orientation and in-servicing will be ongoing.
  • responsible to coordinate, track, monitor, and report on all du Lac facility required annual trainings.
  • Adhering to the resident Service Plan, provide general nursing care to assigned residents including clinical intervention, assistance with medication administration, and monitor/supervise Personal Care Assistants (PCA) during assigned shifts.
  • Responsible for PCA schedule (i.e. weekly PCA schedule, managing callouts while on-call, vacation scheduling, etc.).
  • Has the ability to be directly responsible for assessing, planning, providing and documenting nursing care for a designated group of residents in accordance with the resident's service plan.
  • In the absence of the RCD, responsible to monitor and supervise unit shift activities, including oversight of PCAs.
  • Serves as leader and role model of customer service principles and consistently monitors and implements quality improvement efforts during assigned shifts.
  • Ensures that the unit functions according to accepted facility quality standards.
  • Cooperates with members of all departments within the facility. Work Hours and Expectations:
    • Typical workday hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00PM. Work schedule includes occasional nights, evenings, or weekends for training facilitation purposes.
    • Participate regularly in a department on-call rotation; including may be required to report to work in the event of staffing shortages/call outs, emergencies, or as needed.
    • Position requires working every other weekend required and holidays as needed.
    • Required to work scheduled days regardless of inclement weather conditions.
      • Student Loan Repayment and Tuition Reimbursement up to $5,250 /year; federal tax-exempt
      • Interest-Free Loans to RPT and RFT employees (up to $500/loan following 6-month waiting period)
      • Free Career Counseling
      • Company Paid GED/HiSET/TEAS Classes and Tutoring
      • Weekly Paycheck
      • Top Rated Insurance Including Health, Dental, Vision, and Disability
      • Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick Time
      • Retirement Plan with Company MatchRequirements:
        • MA license as a Registered Nurse (R.N.) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) required.
        • Minimum 5 years nurse experience required (preferably in Geriatrics).
        • A minimum of one year of assisted living or long-term care experience required. Minimum 2 years nursing supervisor experience required.
        • Assisted Living experience strongly preferred.
        • Minimum 2 years electronic health records experience required.
        • Intermediate level Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) preferred.
        • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.PM17PIe089108c4751-31191-34620469

Keywords: Notre Dame Health Care Center, Inc., Worcester , Staff Development / Wellness Nurse- Assisted Living (Full Time), Healthcare , Worcester, Massachusetts

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