LPN, Evening Shift/Full and Part time
Elim Park, a continuing care retirement community, has an exciting Evening Shift LPN position available in Cheshire, CT!
Elim Park is committed to being the employer of choice and offers the following dynamic benefits: 401k with employer matching, generous staffing levels, membership privilege at out fitness center including our indoor swimming pool, tuition reimbursement, company paid life insurance, and competitive pay rates!
REPORTS TO: Director of Nursing
SALARY CLASSIFICATION: Full and Part time shifts available on the 3-11 or 11-7 shift
Under the direction of RN, has thorough knowledge of principles, methods and techniques involved in performing general nursing duties. Ability to evaluate change in condition and respond to all emergency situations within the guidelines of good nursing practice.
Essential Job Functions:
Demonstrates the ability to evaluate people, situations, relationships.
Demonstrates resourcefulness and ingenuity.
Willingness to perform a variety of tasks which may not be conducive to strict nursing care.
Demonstrates interest in continuing education, not necessarily formal classes.
Perform any other duties or responsibilities that may become necessary or as directed by the supervisor.
Work Area and Working Conditions:
Entire Health Center facility
Graduate of accredited School of Nursing
Current registration or license in the State of Connecticut
CPR and IV certified.
Thorough knowledge of infection control policies and procedures and universal practices.
Must be a team player with a positive attitude.
Must have knowledge of geriatric nursing with the desire and compassion to practice safe and effective care.
Must be willing to attend inservices and perform a variety of simple tasks, which may not be conducive to strict nursing care.
Perform any other duties or responsibilities that may become necessary or as directed by the DNS or supervisor.
Good physical and mental health.
Must be able to lift 50-75 lbs., bend, sit stand and walk intermittently throughout the shift.
Must be able to read, write, and speak in English in a legible and understandable manner.
Must be able to cope with the mental and emotional stress of the position.
Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before being considered for employment.
Equipment to be used:
Computer Printer all nursing and medical equipment