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Company: Covenant Living of Northbrook
Location: Northbrook, IL
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

We Are Inspired to Serve. Join us! This position to ensure that quality care is delivered through assessment and monitoring of staff performance, physician contact, care planning and daily resident assessment. This position also provides direct care to residents. All this is done according to nursing standards of practice, standard procedures, and established State and Federal regulations for skilled nursing facilities.

Must be available Saturday or Sunday - 8hr shift

  • In this role, the Registered Nurse will:
  • Ensure that quality care is delivered through assessment and monitoring of staff performance, physician contact, care planning, and daily resident assessment.
  • Provide direct care to residents which is done according to nursing standards of practice, standard procedures, and established State & Federal regulations for skilled nursing facilities.
  • Observe and evaluate residents' health, mental and emotional conditions and communicate significant changes to appropriate staff.
  • Communicate on a regular basis with the Director of Nursing regarding assessments, observations, and suggestions of problem areas, resident and employee activities, concerns, needs, conditions, etc.
  • Provide explanation of nursing procedures and assistance to staff to assure ongoing understanding and training.
  • Provide routine daily direction and monitor the work of the LPNs and/or nursing assistants on the unit, assuring a high standard of nursing care and satisfactory completion of tasks.
  • Assist in the orientation of new nursing personnel and reinforce training standards to maintain a high quality of care.
  • Assist in motivating LPNs and CNAs assigned to the nursing unit.
  • The ideal candidate will have:

    • Graduate of an approved school of nursing.
    • Current license as a Registered Nurse in the State.
    • One year nursing experience necessary.
    • Devotion to standards and principles of professional nursing.
    • Skill in assessing problems, planning and evaluating solutions in relationship to routine supervision of LPNs and nursing assistant and resident needs.
    • Understanding, patience and tact in dealing with people.
    • Must be tactful and possess excellent communication skills (written and verbal, English).
    • Genuine compassion for senior adults and the disabled.
    • Requires good human relation skills and the ability to monitor and direct the activities of others.

For full time employees, we offer a generous benefits package that includes:

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Employer paid group term life and disability
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) & six paid holidays
  • 403(b) with a 3% employer match
  • Various voluntary benefits:
    • Life, AD&D
    • Tuition assistance and scholarships
    • Employee assistance program
    • Legal services, home/auto insurance, discount purchasing program
    • Pet Insurance
  • Fitness center use at most facilities.
For more information about Covenant Living, please visit www.covliving.org. For more information about CovenantCare at Home, please visit www.covenantcareathome.org.

Covenant Living and CovenantCare at Home are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.


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