Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Assisted Living, Chase Point

  • MaineHealth
  • Damariscotta, ME, USA
  • Aug 25, 2021
Nursing

Job Description

Summary

Chase Point is current seeking a temporary Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join their team! Our highly-trained, compassionate staff work with residents and their loved ones to create a care plan that reflects their personality, respects their preferences and preserves their independence.

For a limited time this position is eligible for up to a $6,750 sign-on bonus! 

  • The sign-on bonus is prorated based on experience. 
  • Current MaineHealth team members are not eligible.
  • Must be separated from the MaineHealth system for a minimum of 6 months.

Summary (This position will consist of 36 hours per week.)

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible for ensuring the general well-being of residents through the delivery of high quality services in a manner that is consistent with the philosophy of Chase Point and that complies with applicable state laws and regulations.  He/she is responsible for the management and supervision of the resident associates.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

    1. Education: Associate's degree or equivalent from accredited school of nursing or technical school, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Annual Alzheimer's Training.
    2. License/Certifications: Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Maine with knowledge in Geriatric Nursing. Current Basic Life Support Certification.
    3. Experience: Six months to one year of related experience and/or training preferred.
    4. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
    5. Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent.  Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations.
    6. Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.  Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.