RN Charge Nurse / Unit Surpervisor
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES
The charge nurse position is responsible for providing quality nursing care to residents and to coordinate total nursing care for residents. Tasks include:
Implementing specific procedures and programs
Participating with the director of nursing and the nurse manager in establishing specific goal
Determining work procedures and expediting work flow
Ensuring compliance with all operating policies and procedures and NJ Department of Health regulations and Federal Health Care Administration regulations
Communicating with and supervising appropriate personnel
Providing daily reports and other periodic reports; and for performing all the duties of a Registered Nurse or certified nursing assistant when required.
Qualified candidates need to be:
Proficient in reading,writing,grammar and math skills.
Proficient interpersonal relations and communicative skills
Knowledge of drug interactions, side effects and incompatibilities
Decision making skills
Proficient assessment skills
Minimal typing skills
Auditory and visual skills
Ability to sit, stand, lift, bend, reach and push and pull items weighing 50 pounds or less
CULTURE AND PERKS
The End Client is a multi-faceted, state-of-the-art, skilled nursing facility offering the most modern and comprehensive services available. Located in West Orange, New Jersey, in close proximity to all local hospitals, they have long been acknowledged as one of the area’s premier senior care providers. Renowned for their warm and nurturing environment, they boast a newly renovated, beautifully designed facility. Their team of skilled and dedicated professionals deliver the highest quality of care to close to 300 residents, which includes a full array of social and recreational programming.
Valid NJ Registered Nurse License
1-3Years Supervisory Experience in Long Term Care, Skilled Nursing Facilities or Post Acute Setting
2-5Years Experience as a Registered Nurse