Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Carlton Gardens (PV397)
Pro Vita Care Management Inc.
Burnaby, Canada
6h ago

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Carlton Gardens

Pro Vita is looking for strong, experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with a passion for the elderly to join one of our teams to support our residents in various Long Term Care, Assisted Living and Mental Health Facilities around British Columbia.

Company Name : ProVita Care Management Job Title : Licensed Practical Nurse (NOC 3233) Location of Work : Carlton Gardens Term of Employment : Full-time, & Casual Start Day : As soon as possible

Shift(s) :

Full-time : 4 days on & 2 off, 6 : 30am-2 : 30m, 35 hours / week

Casual : As needed, between 6 : 30am-2 : 30pm, 2 : 30pm-10 : 30pm, 10 : 30pm-6 : 30am

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Responsibilities :

  • Observes, monitors, documents and updates information about resident’s physical and psychological condition, care, and nursing procedures.
  • Provides and assists with personal care to residents as required.
  • Supports emergency staff scheduling, as required.
  • Ensures adherence to Infection Control Practices and provides education as required for Outbreak and basic infection control practices.
  • Assesses resident health status including, but not limited to :

  • Differentiating between normal and abnormal physical findings
  • Recognizing deviations from mental health baseline, differentiating between dementia and delirium
  • Assesses and monitors resident’s actual and potential strengths and limitations including physiological, psychological, socio-cultural, and spiritual needs.
  • Taking appropriate action such as consulting with the primary physician or making referral to the Mental Health Team.
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Must Haves :

  • Graduation from a recognized Practical Nurses program or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience recognized by the BCCNP.
  • Maintains a Valid First Aid and CPR A Certificate.
  • Maintain Occupational First Aide Level 1 status (may be a Level 2 depending on site).
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Nice to Haves :

  • Gerontological experience preferred.
  • MDS education (Gold Care or Point Click Care).
  • 1-2 years’ experience in a complex care site is preferred.
  • What Pro Vita will offer you :

  • A competitive salary.
  • Paid vacation and sick entitlement, as we believe in employees’ well being.
  • A benefits package that includes Extended Health & Dental Care (Chiropractor, Physiotherapy, Massage Therapy, etc), Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program and Out of Country Emergency Care.
  • Educational opportunities where we will fund your education, if approved, to help advance your career with us.
  • A Talent Management Program where we will grow and develop you into supervisor and managerial roles, if desired.
  • Internal opportunities at other locations within our company, since we believe in promoting from within.
  • A fun environment with company events and activities. We celebrate site anniversaries, years of service, professional appreciations, staff appreciation events and an annual Holiday party.
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