Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) , Assisted Living/Memory Care

Location: Swansea, IL
Date Posted: 11-14-2018
Dedicated to delivering quality care!  Every aspect of Sycamore Village Assisted Living and Memory Care has been designed with our residents’ lifestyle in mind. We believe that by simplifying their lives and providing them with the necessary safety and security features, we are encouraging their ability to make personal choices. We are also enhancing seniors' independence and adding to the overall enrichment of their lives. It is for this reason, we are extremely proud of the extensive list of services and amenities our community has to offer.


The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN):
  • Provides medication administration and accuracy of medication administration records
  • Ensures proper check-in, storage and destruction of all medication
  • Ensures daily input of physician orders in the medical record and corresponding changes to medication administration records
  • Provides ongoing monitoring of residents' health status and documentation of same; physical notification of changes of resident status and/or clarification of orders
  • Supervises care providers in their efforts to provide resident care and ensures employee adherence to state/facility/company policies
  • Notifies Administrator when warranted, related to occurrences/incidents. Communication, Staff Development, Quality.Manage the facility’s clinical operations
  • Assures timely identification of acute medical problems and contributes to the safety, comfort, dignity and well-being of residents.

Candidate must have the following:
  • Demonstrate flexibility and patience in understanding the needs of the aging senior
  • Promote and facilitate team work
  • Demonstrate a high standard of ethics
  • Dependability
  • Knowledge of nursing and medical procedures, as well as laws, regulations and guidelines that pertain to Supportive Living facilities
  • Able to make independent decisions
  • Demonstrate excellent customer service

Qualifications:
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Two years of experience in Assisted Living, Supportive Living or long term care is preferred
  • CPR certified
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule which will include weekend days as needed

Benefits:
  • Education is extremely important to the culture of Sycamore Village Assisted Living and Memory Care we offer tuition reimbursement and on-going training and educational opportunities are available and encouraged.
  • Opportunity as well for advancement within the facility and also at other member facilities of the Symphony Post Acute Network (www.symphonypan.com).
  • Competitive benefit and paid time off package with the option to opt out of benefit package to take a permanent higher rate of pay
  • Multiple health insurance options
  • 401k match and voluntary benefit programs
  • Company paid life insurance for all full-time employees

Apply on line by clicking Apply Now or stop in and complete an application at:
Sycamore Village Assisted Living and Memory Care - 225 Castellano Drive, Swansea, IL 62226
 
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