Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) -12 hr Night Shift - #134914

Transitional Care Management

Date: 2 weeks ago
City: West Chicago, IL
Contract type: Full time

Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) 

  • Salary: RN $35/hr + $2/shift diff for nights 
  • Schedule:  Nights; Full-time (3+shifts per week) 
  • Shifts available: 
    • 12 hour shift:  7:00 pm - 7:00 am with every other weekend rotations
  • Newly licensed grads are welcome to apply!  

You’re not just your job title.  Your role here extends far beyond your job description.  You are a friend and family member to each resident.  You know their name and their story.  You are providing compassion and companionship to those in our care.  This family aspect is what sets us apart from other health care sectors. 

When someone becomes a patient here, each of us becomes their partner on their journey to healthy living. No matter the illness, injury or limitation.

Join us and make a connection of your own.  Join us and make a difference in someone’s life.

A little more about our center:

West Chicago Terrace is an Intermediate Care Facility (ICF) with 120 beds, proudly serving the behavioral/psych population.  We are in a quiet residential area, across the street from an elementary school and easy to commute to.  A few key highlights:

  • 5-Star Quality measure – this means we provide excellent clinical care!
  • The average age of our patients is 35-55 and the most common diagnoses are schizophrenia, bi-polar and major depressive disorders.
  • Some of our specialized programming includes restorative, Life Skills Training as well as off & onsite therapy sessions.
  • Our residents have created a garden club, a poetry club and are eager to interact with you.  Many of them return to the community (or home) after residing with us.
  • We welcome new grads and work with students from multiple schools/universities in the area.
  • Our nurse orientation program is extensive – let us teach you.
  • Our team gets excited about casual Fridays and fun events like ‘ugly sweater days’.  Come join us.

What you will do in this role:  As a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you will be joining a team of nursing professionals dedicated to providing excellent clinical care.  Some have been with us for a long time and can mentor others.  You will help patients reach their clinical goals and work side by side with a highly skilled multidisciplinary team. 

Our Floor Nurses are among the best & they would love to have you join them.

What’s in it for you: 

  • Casual Fridays & manageable workload – no wound care or IVs, most can transfer themselves (not a lot of lifting) & we have a great falls prevention program
  • Nurse daily tasks:  med pass, assessments, admissions & supervision of C.N.A.’s
  • Low medical rehospitalization rates
  • Flexible scheduling with rotating weekends
  • Employee recognition program
  • Annual merit increase opportunities
  • Refer-a-Friend programs – Bring your friends & earn a $ bonus $.
  • Educational Assistance program – We’ll help you $ pay $ for your classes.

What we need from you:

  • Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license in IL
  • Prior experience in a SNF or ICF preferred
  • Prior experience or desire to work with behavioral population 
  • New Graduate Nurses are welcome to apply!
  • Electronic medical records experience is helpful (Point Click Care or PCC is ideal)
  • We follow the CMS & IDPH rules for the Covid-19 vaccine.  You should be fully vaccinated or you will be required to submit an exemption.  Details will be discussed during your interview.   

If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply.  Join us and be the reason someone smiles today.

    Note: This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with the job.


    This center is managed by TRANSITIONAL CARE MANAGEMENT.  We currently provide comprehensive management services to several inpatient healthcare centers throughout Northern IL & the Chicagoland area. These settings include Long-term Care Skilled Nursing (SNFs), Short-term Care Rehabilitation, Intermediate Care (ICFs), and Behavioral Health Service (SMHRFs) centers. 

    Each center is unique; offering you a variety of long-term career opportunities.

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