JGS Lifecare Licensed Practical Nurse in Longmeadow, Massachusetts
JGS Lifecare, located in the quaint town of Longmeadow, MA, has been the proud caretaker of the elderly within the local community for over 100 years! Founded on the Jewish principle of respecting age as a blessing, we have dedicated ourselves to delivering the best in elder care services to people of every faith and every background. So as we enter our second century, we are excited to introduce a new range of services and updates to serve our life-long commitment to our community. Our spacious campus has a full-array of services including Skilled Nursing, Senior Living and Community programs that consist of traditional long-term care, short-term rehabilitation, memory care, assisted living, hospice and day health support services. Our employees are an outstanding team of professionals who go above-and-beyond each day with their compassionate care to our residents and the individuals we serve. Position Summary: As a member of our nursing team, the LPN / Licensed Practical Nurse will work as part of a nursing team directly responsible for providing high quality care to our residents while being a constant companion striving to protect, nurture and sustain the resident in a competent, caring and kind manner. In addition to providing high quality care, you are also responsible for resident safety and the delivery of all services and tasks under the resident care plan. Hours: Full-Time, Part-Time and Per-Diem schedules available for days, evenings and overnights on weekdays and weekends. *Benefits: Full time LPN's eligible for $7,500 Sign On Bonus!Life, Health and Dental*Long Term Disability (LTD)*401k Pension Plan *includes Per diemFlexible Spending AccountWeekly PayrollVacation, Holidays and Sick DaysBereavement TimeSpecial Event DaysDirect DepositVoluntary Benefits: STD, supplemental STD, LTD, Catastrophic Illness, Universal Life with Living Benefits, Disability Income Protection, Accident Insurance, Auto and Pet Insurance, LifeLock? Identity Theft Program DiscountIn Service Training and Development ProgramsEducation Assistance ProgramEmployee Assistance ProgramFuture Leadership ProgramFitness Rebate OpportunityHealth and Wellness Incentive ProgramDiscount Food and Supply Purchase ProgramCash Advance ProgramFree On-Campus ParkingPublic Transportation Stops on CampusEasy access to our campus from Interstate 91 * Full-Time only. Waiting periods apply. All other benefits for 24+Hours/week. LPN Primary Responsibilities: Determine Resident's needsProvides Residents with outstanding care (customer service)Provide kind and compassionate care to our residents.Chart and report changes in residents' conditions, such as response to medication or treatment.Provide basic resident care or treatments, such as temperatures and blood pressuresOther duties as assigned LPN Qualifications: Current Massachusetts LPN Licensure Experience in Geriatrics or long-term care is preferred but not requiredMaintains valid CPR certificationMaintains educational competency as required by state and federal regulationsAbility to stand, sit, walk, bend and squat for prolonged periods of timeAbility to push, pull objects and lift/carry up to 20 pounds unassisted on a frequent basis and up to 50 pounds or more with assistance on occasionAbility to interact effectively with residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel, the general public and other staff members Hours: Full-Time, Part-Time and Per-Diem schedules available for days, evenings and overnights on weekdays and weekends.