Helen Porter Medical Center is seeking a Unit Nurse Supervisor to join their team in Middlebury, VT.
The Unit Nurse Supervisor provides clinical leadership and supervisory support for all three nursing units at Helen Porter – Memory Care, Long Term Care and Post-Acute Care. Hours are 7am - 7pm or 11am - 11pm, working every other weekend. This position is eligible for full benefits.
Principal Responsibilities and Tasks
Provide supervision of the nursing staff.
Promote collaboration and teamwork through staff coaching and mentoring.
Monitor staffing levels and make adjustments as appropriate or clinically indicated.
Conduct safety rounds on all three nursing units while on duty.
Assist with clinical assessments and interventions as needed.
Serve as a point person with any significant change in condition that results in death or transfer to an acute care facility.
Communicate important information to next shift charge nurse.
Communicate facility issues, concerns or grievances to the appropriate contact person.
Initiate investigation of resident or family member grievances.
Interpret, support, and enforce facility policies and procedures.
Participate and support quality improvement initiatives as assigned.
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing.
Current license in good standing with the Vermont State Board of Nursing.
RN with one or more years of experience in post-acute or long term care, or LPN with three or more years of experience.
One year of supervisory experience with demonstrated clinical skills and decision-making capabilities.
About Helen Porter Rehabilitation & Nursing Helen Porter Rehabilitation & Nursing is a welcoming, secure residence where loved ones are assured of skilled nursing care and assistance with daily living and where privacy is honored and individuality respected.
Nestled in the farmlands of Middlebury, Helen Porter has accommodations for 98 people, is licensed by the state of Vermont and certified by Medicare and Medicaid. Helen Porter is a skilled and intermediate care residence which specializes in providing a home-like environment.