Nursing Supervisor, RN - Sign On Bonus!

  • Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries 
  • 276 Green Ave Lewistown Pennsylvania 17044 United States
  • Posted: Jan 18, 2019
Part-time Nursing

Job Description

Ohesson, A Diakon Lutheran Senior Living Community – Located in Lewistown, Pennsylvania, Ohesson seeks skilled and caring individuals to be part of Diakon’s Many Hands. One Heart. team, who recently celebrated 150 years of service. Ohesson offers activities throughout the year in which residents, employees and their families come together to celebrate the caring service that occurs here. Enjoy the warm, fragrant outdoors during our annual summer picnic. Join our residents and wrap yourself in the magical moments of our annual Art Along the Juniata event or holiday bazaar. Ohesson offers both senior living accommodations and a large skilled nursing and rehabilitiation center. At Ohesson, you will begin your career by attending a highly comprehensive orientation and training program that includes a focus on customer service.

General Responsibilities:

  • Oversees the overall clinical care being provided to residents and ensures a high degree of quality resident care is maintained at all times.
  • Provides direct care to residents in the absence of, or to complement, subordinate staff.
  • Plans and maintains staff patterns for licensed and unlicensed nursing personnel that ensures adequate coverage according to established parameters and efficiently utilizes all levels of personnel; ensures employees’ attendance is documented and that these records are maintained.
  Education/Training: Current State license to practice as a Registered Nurse required.
  Experience: A minimum of one (1) year of supervisory experience in a long- term care geriatric setting and/or acute care and a minimum of one (1) year experience working as a charge nurse in a long-term care geriatric setting preferred. 
  ADA: Ability to sit, stand, lift, bend, reach, push, and pull items weighing up to 50 lbs.; visual and auditory skills.

Compensation and Benefits:

Diakon offers a competitive compensation and benefits package for Full-Time and Part-Time employees including medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug coverage. We also offer tuition assistance, generous paid time off, 401(k) plan with employer match, voluntary short-term disability, long-term disability, life insurance and the ability to earn referral bonuses up to $3,000.

Staff receive excellent training through a comprehensive paid general orientation including customer service training. We offer continuing training and education, provide the ability for career advancement, and host staff appreciation and special events. Diakon also maintains a discretionary emergency fund, which can be of assistance to staff members during critical times. In addition, Diakon offers a Love of Thy Neighbor Fund, which provides a per-day living expense and matches up to five PTO days for approved service or mission trips with other nonprofit organizations.

Diakon is an equal opportunity employer.

Location: Ohesson – 276 Green Avenue, Lewistown, PA 17044