Full Time 3p-11p EOW
The Assistant Unit Manager is responsible for the nursing services rendered for all residents of his/her assigned unit on a twenty-four hour basis; involves communication with physician, management of nursing staff performance, and responsibility for nursing care reporting, documentation, planning, implementation and evaluation.
1. Possession of a New York State License and current registration to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse required.
2.Minimum of two years nursing experience, and at least one year of
experience in a nursing leadership role; interest or experience in geriatric nursing required.
3.Possession of a baccalaureate degree in nursing preferred.
4.Management skills for supervising staff and coordinating care of residents required.
5.Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing, utilize creative problem-solving, and handle problems diplomatically required.
6.Caring and compassionate attitude towards residents required.
7.Ability to relate well and communicate with family members of residents required.
8.Ability to perform tasks to established standards of excellence required.
ElderWood Health Care at Wedgewood
4459 Bailey Avenue
Amherst, NY 14226