: Now Hiring LPN Unit Manager Offering a Generous $10,000 Sign On Bonus Did you know? Caring deeply for others is a valuable gift, one that you should treasure. Fortunately for you, you can put that gift to excellent use here at MediLodge of Gaylord, and we will go above and beyond to invest in it AND you as a person. Whatever your talents may be, we want to help you make the most of them. We are rated 5-stars and are an integral part of the large MediLodge portfolio of 50 skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers located throughout Michigan Whether you love to help others heal and live meaningful, healthy lives or just love to be part of a team where every person plays a critical role, we have a place for you. We are now accepting applications for a Unit Manager Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). See what a career at MediLodge of Gaylord will mean for you! Can You Answer Yes to the Following Questions? If So, Apply Today! * Are you a Licensed Practical Nurse looking for supervisory experience and growth? * Do you feel you have hit a road block with career advancement opportunities and want to join a leading long-term care provider in Michigan? * Are you feeling burnt out in your current job due to the pandemic? * Do you have the desire to establish a bond with your patients instead of experiencing constant turnover? * Do you want to utilize your clinical leadership skills to help develop our next generations of nurses and CNAs? What Do We Offer? At MediLodge of Gaylord, we understand that our employees work best when they are healthy, happy, and excited about the here and now, as well as the future. For that reason, we offer a wide range of benefits with their well-being in mind, including: * Offering a Generous $10,000 Sign On Bonus - Two Year Payout (Limited Time Availability) * Competitive Wages * Excellent Career Advancement Opportunities That Meet Your Goals * Daily Pay, Weekly Pay, Bi-Weekly Pay Options Through On-Shift Wallet (stat pay) * Affordable Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits for You Your Family * Employee Benefits Concierge - to Guide You in Maximizing Your Benefits * Tuition Reimbursement * Student Loan Repayment Program * Company Paid Life Insurance * Paid Vacation Days with Rollover Option and Sick Time * 401k Retirement with Company Match * Health Savings Account (HSA) and Flexible Spending Account (FSA) * Choose From Three Pet Insurance Options For Your Furry Family Member * Unlimited Referral Bonuses and more! At MediLodge of Gaylord, we are proud of our tenured staff and greatly appreciate their years of service and commitment to our residents. Located in beautiful Northern Michigan, surrounded by the forest wilderness, we are a small community who loves to serve our residents and staff. TEXT: UM LPN GLORD to (833) 383-7654 to Apply Thank you for considering a career with us! We can't wait to meet you!: Summary: Responsible for directing the entire operation of a nursing unit in a long term facility Qualifications: * Education: Graduate of accredited school of nursing, degree preferred. * Licenses/Certification * Licensed as a RN (if state requires) or LPN/LVN in state employed. * Valid CPR teaching certificate, if applicable. * Experience: Three years of nursing experience, of which one year was in a long term care environment. Essential Functions: * Performs General Management Functions such as hiring, disciplining and evaluating employees * Plans and facilitates meetings and committees to address resident care issues for the unit * Manages area of responsibility with the goal of achieving and maintaining the highest quality of care possible. * Participates in developing, implementing and evaluating programs that promote the recruitment, retention, development and continuing education of nursing staff members. * Contacts physicians as necessary and ensures physicians interventions are timely and appropriate * Reviews staffing patterns and census of nursing units, and reassigns personnel when necessary to ensure staffing meets resident needs and budgetary controls. * Monitors the clinical operations of the unit and resident's conditions and ensures that appropriate and quality care is administered. * Obtains medications, supplies and medical records needed to provide safe, efficient and therapeutic care to residents on a continuing basis. * Assists in the orientation of new personnel, monitors their skills and guides and observes staff that may need assistance with procedures. * Participates in facility "QA" program * Performs other tasks as assigned. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: * Skilled in motivation of staff and leadership. * Skilled in work assessment. * Ability to communicate effectively with residents and their family members, and at all levels of the organization. * Knowledge of state and federal requirements for accreditation and certification. * Possesses basic computer skills * Ability to work with a culturally diverse resident and employee population.