Nursing Scheduler

Wadsworth Glen Health Care and Rehabilitation Center - Middletown, CT
Posted 2 weeks ago

We are hiring a Nursing Scheduler to join our dynamic care team at Wadsworth Glen in Middletown!

Hourly rate starting at $20.50 with weekly pay. Must be a CNA.

Working with our team and residents will give you purpose in your professional and personal life.

Here at Athena Health Care Systems, our employees are the heart of our organization, and we take immense pride in their dedication. We are not only committed to delivering high-quality care and customer service to our patients and their families, but we also aspire to be the employer of choice. We strive to create a workplace where your skills and talents are nurtured to allow you to grow within the company.

In this role, your position is to ensure that staffing levels of the nursing department are maintained in accordance with the facility budget and protocol.

Education & Experience:

  • High school diploma or its equivalent preferred.
  • Prior experience in nurse staff scheduling required.
  • Minimum one (1) year experience in clerical. On-the-job training provided in scheduling and medical terminology.
  • Long-term care experience required.
  • Experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant preferred.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Organize, prioritize, and coordinate all nursing staff schedules.
  • Develop/utilize a master schedule at all times.
  • Post staffing schedule 2-4 weeks in advance, minimum.
  • Develop positive relationships with members of the nursing department.
  • Identify staffing problems, take initiative to resolve, communicate to DNS and/or Administrator.
  • Demonstrate correct safety techniques.
  • Respect and take care of facility equipment and not waste supplies.
  • Seek opportunities to fill open positions in a manner which limits overtime.

Specific Requirements:

  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
  • Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.
  • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, and the general public.
  • Must be able to type 50 words per minute and use a 10-key calculator.
  • Must be familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel, basic computer skills and mathematical ability.
  • Ability to work harmoniously with other personnel.
  • Ability to minimize waste of supplies, misuse of equipment, etc.
  • Must possess the ability to seek out new methods and principles and be willing to incorporate them into existing practices.
  • Be able to follow written and oral instructions.
  • Must have patience, tact, cheerful disposition and enthusiasm, as well as be willing to handle residents, staff based on whatever maturity level at which they are currently functioning.
  • Is proficient in composition of written communication.

About Athena Health Care Systems:

Bayview is managed by Athena Health Care Systems. Athena Health Care Systems, headquartered in Connecticut, has been a pioneer in delivering exceptional healthcare services since its establishment in 1984. Operating nursing homes across Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island, Athena stands out as one of the premier and highly regarded providers of skilled nursing centers in Southern New England. Through our commitment to improving both the lives of our residents and the quality of our environments, we have transformed our managed facilities into thriving communities where residents enjoy an enhanced quality of life, and employees find a fulfilling and supportive work environment.

Become a vital part of our team committed to delivering exceptional care to the residents we serve.

Athena’s Benefits:

  • Competitive and Weekly Pay
  • Holiday and Overtime Pay for Hourly Employees
  • 401(k) with Employer Match for All Team Members
  • Career Advancement Opportunities
  • Exclusive Employer Discount Program

Available for Eligible Team Members:

  • Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • Vacation and Personal Time
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Health insurance among the lowest employee contributions in the state (Employee Contributions as low as $12.00 for singles & $39.00 for families)

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. Athena Health Care Systems and its managed centers follow federal and state mandatory guidelines regarding staff vaccinations; our vaccination policy requires all newly hired staff, regardless of position or work location, to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they receive an approved exemption from Athena, except where prohibited by state law.

Job Features

Job CategoryCertified Nursing Assistant - CNA, Nursing
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