Night Nurse Supervisor (RN)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Service
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A widely respected long-term care facility located in the Bronx is seeking a self-motivated and compassionate Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising opportunity on their staff as a Supervisor on their Night shift. In this role, the Night Nurse Supervisor makes decisions relevant to the operation and management of the facility during the assigned shift. Apply today! Company Description Long-term Care Facility Job Description The Night Nurse Supervisor (RN): * Verifies that the resident's physician and family is notified when there is a significant clinical development in the resident's condition or if the resident requires immediate medical care * Makes decisions concerning staffing in the facility such as replacing call outs, authorizing overtime and reassigning personnel when appropriate * Assumes independent responsibility for yearly written evaluations of charge nurses and documents accurately their strengths, weaknesses and the steps taken to improve their performance * Assumes independent responsibilities for documenting disciplinary concerns for charge nurses on designated shifts * Directs proper handling of resident care emergencies * Makes house rounds and consults with charge nurse concerning new admissions and acutely/seriously ill residents * Ensures availability of supplies and that all equipment is in proper working order * Supervises to ensure the proper completion of accident/incident documentation and notification * Functions as Charge Nurse RN in the event that there is a call out and the nurse cannot be replaced Required Skills * Active New York State Registered Nurse license * Prior Charge Nurse experience * Strong attention to detail * Ability to multitask * Patient-oriented * Strong clinical skills and knowledge