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Elderwood/Pediatric/PostAcute/Woodmark Unit Manager in Williamsville, New York

Are you ready to change your life with a rewarding career move ?

The Unit Manager team member assist with ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by being responsible for the Nursing services and oversight of social programming for all residents on his/her assigned unit for a twenty-four (24) hour basis; involves communication with physicians, families, co-workers and other Health Care professionals, management of nursing staff performance, evaluating and hiring and the termination of staff, responsible for nursing care reporting, documentation, planning, implementation and evaluation.

  • Assure responsibility for the development, implementation, and evaluation of a residents’ nursing care plan, and the coordination of the interdisciplinary goals and approaches to the needs or health care problems of residents.

  • Ensure the unit and environment is maintained in good order for the well being of staff and residents.

  • Attend all meetings and required or preferred in-service training as requested by the Administrator and Director of Nursing.

  • Generate and develop ideas, which improve the quality of care for residents or increase job productivity and satisfaction.

  • Encourage involvement and recognize staff for making exceptional contributions.

  • Possession of a State License and current registration to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse required.

  • Minimum of two (2) years nursing experience, and at least one (1) year of experience in a Nursing leadership role.

  • Experience in geriatrics required, experience with dementia residents

  • Possession of a baccalaureate degree in Nursing is preferred.

  • Management skills for supervising and coordinating care of residents required. Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing, utilize creative problem solving, and handle problems diplomatically required.

  • Exhibits characteristics of effective managerial leadership skills. These characteristics should include: desire for improvement; builder of trust; creating an environment where staff can experience pride. Their efforts are directed at allowing each worker to perform his or her own work and performing in a manner consistent with the aims and standards of the organization.

Elderwood at Williamsville is a 200 bed skilled nursing facility (SNF) (40 Bed Memory Care Unit) offering comprehensive,personalized orthopedic,cardiac and post-surgical rehab programs,including physical,occupational and speech therapy. Our services and programs include Cardiac Rehab,Oncology,Orthopedic Rehab,respiratory care,SMARTS Express Care,and Wound Care; as well as Specialty Programs including Palliative Care,Respite Care and Seasons Memory Care.

Friendly and supportive staff, Generous PTO & holiday package, Truly make a difference in our residents' lives while providing top notch care, Uniform Provided

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Requisition ID: 2020-11525

Street: 200 Bassett Road

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