Marjorie Doyle Rockwell Center in Cohoes, NY has an opportunity for a LPN Lead to further their nursing skills as a leader and develop strong bonds with their residents and coworkers and lead a team of driven health care professionals! The team is looking for a LPN lead to workfull time Evenings Monday to Friday and are willing to help train those looking to challenge themselves and take the next step!
Eddy Memory Care at Marjorie Doyle Rockwell Center is a memory care community complete with 52 private and semi-private rooms providing comfortable, secure living in an environment designed for safety and independence. Programs serve individuals with early to mid-stage memory impairment - those with difficulties that require watchfulness and a supportive environment, but who do not need nursing home care. The center is thoughtfully designed and services are tailored for individuals with memory loss, Alzheimer's disease and other related dementias.
As a member of our caring, compassionate health care professionals you'll enjoy:
Great shift differentials
Great co-workers that will become like a second family
Work in an environment that is like a tradition "grandma's" house atmosphere
Strong relationship building with residents and their families
Support and development from a leadership team that is invested in furthering career goals and education
The selected candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to:
Assist Director with overall operations
Coordinate care for residents who are functionally, physically, and/or cognitively impaired and need 24 hour oversight
Speaking to resident and family member concerns
Scheduling and conflict mediation with staff
Supervise Resident Assistants and LPN staff
Speak to applicable regulations, policies and procedures and be able to interpret them as situations arise
Valid NYS LPN license
2 years of experience as a LPN
1+ year of experience in a leadership role - ideally in a direct care position
2+ year working in memory care in a direct care position highly desired
Strong independent decision making skills
Highest level of patience and maintain a professional approach while handling and giving instructions to residents
Strong customer service while completing day to day duties and responsibilities
Organized and detail oriented with note taking
Complete and manage multiple tasks while maintaining accuracy
Communicate effectively in a fast pace work environment across an interdisciplinary team
Engage within a team setting and promote morale
Lead and management skills of LPN and Resident service team
Passion to learn, grow and develop in the nursing field
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