Assistant Resident Care Manager (LPN) in Williamsville, NY
Heathwood Assisted Living at Williamsville Posted: 2021-10-04
Williamsville, NY 14221
The Assistant Resident Care Manager team member assists in ensuring the general health and well-being of our residents by assisting the Resident Care Manager with overall staffing, staff training and development, and management of personnel in the Resident Care Department.
This position is also responsible for assisting with medications and monitoring the personal care services provided by Resident Assistants; the overall quality of care assessment, planning, documentation and provision of services to residents; and reporting care and change in condition of residents to staff of next shift and Resident Care Manager.
Ability to verbally communicate well with residents, families, and staff members.
Ability to read and understand task assignments, ability to report verbally and provide written documentation as required.
Display of genuine concern for the elderly; a dependable, patient and compassionate attitude towards residents. Demeanor always respectful of residents' rights and wishes.
Ability to cooperate and maintain respectful treatment with others. Sense of responsibility, maturity, diplomacy, and ability to work well with residents, families, and other staff members.
Demonstrated willingness to uphold the vision and mission of the company.
Ability to perform assigned tasks based on Heathwood Core Values and to a high degree of excellence and cleanliness.
Ability to participate in facility on-call program which may include working at facility during off hours.
Reliable transportation for on-call program required.
Experience and Skills:
Credentials as a Licensed Practical Nurse with a current State license required.
At least two years of supervisory nursing experience preferred; experience in geriatric nursing preferred.
Organizational skills and ability to supervise department staff effectively and work well with personnel of other departments required; ensures high standards of care are maintained.
Covid vaccination MANDATORY