Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-CO-Aurora
    Requisition ID
    2018-2638
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Clinical
  • Overview

    University Heights Logo

    Our management company, VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING, is a nationally recognized leader and innovator in the long-term care industry. VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING is dedicated to person-centered care and we embrace the Eden Alternative™ philosophy. We bring “quality of life in aging” and “living well” to Long Term Care!

    Responsibilities

    Currently, University Heights is seeking a FULL TIME evening shift, 2:00pm-10:30 pm REGISTERED NURSE SUPRVISOR at their 88 bed skilled nursing community located in Aurora, CO.

    The primary purpose of the REGISTERED NURSE SUPERVISOR is to supervise the day-to-day nursing activities of the facility during your tour of duty. Such supervision must be in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines and regulations that govern our facility, and as may be required by the Director of Nursing Services, to ensure that every effort possible is made to provide quality of care and quality of life services to our residents. A successful REGISTERED NURSE SUPERVISOR in our community has these traits and attributes:

    • Knowledge and experience with PCC desired but not required
    • Ability to work independently and as a part of a team
    • Willing and able to assist direct care staff with resident care duties
    • Comfortable in the LTC environment
    • A spirit of service, kindness and willingness to help is desired

    Qualifications

    • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an RN in this state. A compact license will be considered
    • Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age-related needs of the residents served.
    • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
    • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully when personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.
    • Must be knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations, and guidelines that pertain to nursing care facilities.
    • Must possess leadership and supervisory ability and willingness to work harmoniously with and supervise other personnel.
    • Must have patience, tact, a cheerful disposition and enthusiasm, as well as willingness to handle difficult residents.
    • Must not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.
    • Must possess, as a minimum, a Nursing degree from an accredited college or university, or be a graduate of an approved Registered Nurse program.
    • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing preferred.
    • CPR certification required.
    • Minimum of two years’ experience in long term care nursing facility
    • Nursing supervisor experience preferred.

    University Heights is proudly a managed facility of

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    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled

    No Agencies or Affiliates, please!

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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