Registered Practical Nurse (Lindsay LTC)

Lindsay, Ontario, ca
Company: Caressant Care
Category: Nursing
Published on 2021-04-14 09:55:40

About the Opportunity

Caressant Care is seeking a Registered Practical Nurse's to join our accomplished team of professionals at our 124-bed long term care home in Lindsay, Ontario. As a Registered Practical Nurse, you will be responsible for providing professional nursing care to our residents and supervising care given by non-registered nursing staff. Your duties will include:

  • Participating in the assessment of residents, recording data and observations, initiating remedial health measure where appropriate.
  • Assisting with the development, implementation and evaluation of nursing care plans.
  • Administering medication and providing care in accordance with standards of practice, participating in daily rounds and conferences with staff.
  • assigning duties to non-registered staff, assisting with staff orientation and training programs for registered and non-registered nursing assistants.
  • SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

  • Current registration with Ontario College of Nurses 
  • Professional development in long term care desirable
  • Geriatric long term care experience an asset
  • Demonstrated good judgement, strong leadership and mentoring skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Able to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing, in the English language
  • Punctual and reliable, able to cope with the physical demands of the position
  • There are part-time & full-time positions available. Rate of pay is $25.03 - $25.85 per hour. Terms and conditions of employment per the Collective Agreement.

    Additional hours available through call-in procedure.

    The successful candidate will require a current Criminal Record Check with a Vulnerable Sector Screening.

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