FT RN/LPN Charge Nurse for Behavioral Support

  • Lancaster Rehabilitation Center
  • Sep 24, 2019
Full time Licensed Professional

Job Description

As Nebraska’s largest skilled nursing facility, Lancaster Rehabilitation Center is passionate about providing extraordinary care to the residents and patients entrusted to us. We specialize in 3 diverse, person-centered, care areas that include: Traditional Long Term Care, Short Term Rehabilitation, Behavioral Support, and Dementia.  We stand behind our mission, “To be the premier choice for compassionate care and provide the highest quality of life possible to those entrusted to us.”

We are looking for individuals to help us consistently and continually raise our bar every, single day. Our team is service-driven, honest, with a contagiously positive attitude, respects others, and has an ethical foundation. We know this is tough work, but with that hard work comes the great reward of making a difference in the lives of others while working with a team that has your back.

Responsibilities:

Under the leadership of the nurse managers and Director of Nursing, the charge nurse oversees the day-to-day environment of the Behavioral Support or Dementia unit to ensure quality nursing care is provided and resident needs are being met in a way that fosters independence and dignity, protects residents, and is in accordance with Lancaster's philosophy of person-centered care. Supervises, provides leadership and promotes teamwork of health care personnel, including medication aides and nurse assistants. Administers medications and performs treatments according to physician orders. All services provided shall be in accordance with established nursing standards, policies, procedures, and practices of this facility and the requirements of this state.

Qualifications:

Must be at least 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent, and hold a current registered nurse license in the state of Nebraska, with no disciplinary action; be a self-starter, detail oriented, organized, and have a passion for serving our older population. Behavioral Support or Dementia training and or experience is preferred but not required. 

Benefits can be found on the “Benefits” tab of our website www.lancasterrc.com.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

Must be at least 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent, and hold a current registered nurse license in the state of Nebraska, with no disciplinary action; be a self-starter, detail oriented, organized, and have a passion for serving our older population. Behavioral Support or Dementia training and or experience is preferred but not required. 

Other Salary Information

Shift Diff paid out for evenings, nights, and weekends

Loan Forgiveness?

No