Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN
Company: Vantage of South Hadley
Location: South Hadley
Posted on: January 24, 2023
Vantage of South Hadley - Vantage Care of South Hadley!
$32-$39 per hour
Hiring all shifts! -Flexible Schedule!
The primary purpose of your job position is to provide direct
nursing care to the residents, and to supervise the day-to-day
nursing activities performed by nursing assistants. Such
supervision must be in accordance with current federal, state, and
local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern our
facility, and as may be required by the Director of Nursing
Services or Nurse Supervisor to ensure that the highest degree of
quality care is maintained at all times. As Staff Nurse you are
delegated the administrative authority, responsibility, and
accountability necessary for carrying out your assigned duties.
Every effort has been made to identify the essential functions of
this position. However, it in no way states or implies that these
are the only duties you will be required to perform. The omission
of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the
position if the work is similar, related, or is an essential
function of the position.
Must possess, as a minimum, a Nursing Degree from an accredited
college or university, or be a graduate of an approved LPN/LVN
None. On-the-job training provided.
Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as
an RN or LPN/LVN in this state.
Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English
Must demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care
appropriate to the age-related needs of the residents served.
Must be a supportive team member, contribute to and be an example
of team work and team concept.
Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when
circumstances warrant such action.
Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel,
residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel,
and the general public.
Must be knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and
procedures, as well as laws, regulations, and guidelines that
pertain to nursing care facilities.
Must possess leadership and supervisory ability and the willingness
to work harmoniously with and supervise other personnel.
Must possess the ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and
interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies and procedures,
etc., that are necessary for providing quality care.
Must have patience, tact, a cheerful disposition and enthusiasm, as
well as the willingness to handle difficult residents.
Must be willing to seek out new methods and principles and be
willing to incorporate them into existing nursing practices.
Must be able to relate information concerning a resident's
Must not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other
individuals in the workplace.
Paid Sick Time
Vantage Health Care requires evidence of COVID-19 vaccination for
all Vantage personnel and affiliates who will be present at a
facility. Religious and medical exemptions will be provided in
accordance with applicable federal and state laws.
Vantage Health Care is an equal employment opportunity employer.
All employment decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and
competence and not influenced or affected by race, color, religion,
age, gender, national origin, ancestry, marital status, military
status, veterans' status, disability, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, or any other characteristics protected by
federal, state, or local law.
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