Posting ID : A1068499756
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Healthcare
Location:6016 N. Nina Ave
Chicago, IL 60631
Salary Range:Excellent starting wage + $2.00 differentials for 2nd shift and $2.00 weekends
Employment Type:Part Time
Description:Norwood Crossing is seeking a dynamic RN to join our team. We are nestled in a historic district called Norwood Park on Chicago's North side. We are 117 year old organization that is in the initial stages of building the most resident and employee focused, state-of the-art facility in the area.
This position will work with our residents and staff to continue to expand our fine reputation of delivering the highest level of care focused on continual improvement of elder care services. The staff Nurse must be an energetic team player and have experience working with all levels of care and have the clinical experience to excel and motivate others.
Come work where tradition is rich and your hard work will be appreciated!
Part-time 1st, 2nd and 3rd shift positions available!
Duties include but are not limited to:
Observes and practices all safety standards and protocols as set forth by facility and departmental policy and procedure, manufacturers, and/or safety committee as appropriate.
Direct the day-to-day functions of the nursing assistants in accordance with current rules, regulations and guidelines that govern the long-term care facility.
Admit, transfer and discharge residents as required.
Perform routine charting duties as required and in accordance with established charting and documentation policies and procedures.
Transcribe physician's orders to resident charts, cardex, medication cards, treatment/care plans, as required.
Receive telephone orders from physicians and record on the Physician's Order Form when indicated.
Must be a Registered Nurse with current Illinois License.
Able to read, write, speak and understand English.
Must have basic computer skills.
Ability to make independent decisions, follow instructions and to accept constructive criticism.
Ability to deal tactfully with superiors, subordinates, other facility personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.
Must be in good general physical and emotional health.
Must be able to push, pull, move, and/or lift a minimum of 25 pounds up to a max of 50 pounds to a minimum height of 4 feet unassisted and be able to push, pull move and/or carry such weight a minimum distance of 50 feet.
Ability to ascend and descend stairs on a regular basis.
Ability to stand and walk for prolonged periods of time.
Ability to pass the pre-employment and annual physical examinations.
Must be able to work every other weekend.
Ability (after a training period) to demonstrate proper use of supplies and medical equipment.
Please apply online today at
Employment with Norwood Crossing is contingent upon successfully passing the pre-employment background checks, reference checks, verification of employment, drug-screening tests, and physical(s).