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St. Peter’s Residence at Chedoke
We are currently hiring for Casual Registered Practical Nurses (RPN) to join our team at St. Peter's Residence. This casual position will offer you a competitive wage, paid orientation and on-
going professional development opportunities.
KEY RESPONSIBILTIES :
Collaborates with residents, residents’ families, visitors and all health team members in the planning and delivery of resident care
Promotes a positive team spirit within the residence
Assists in maintaining a physical and psychosocial environment which meets the needs of the residents
Understands the Resident Bill of Rights and endeavor to respect and promote it
Ensure resident satisfaction and continuous quality improvement initiatives are actively promoted.
Provide nursing care in accordance with administrative policies, physicians’ orders, established standards and nursing principles and LTCH Act requirements
Ensure a high level of accuracy in all medical record keeping, clinical records, and controlled drugs
Maintains the confidentiality of all resident information and documents within the organization
Keep abreast of current nursing knowledge skills and trends and actively pursues continuing education to promote professional growth and development
Responsible and accountable for direct resident care activities via in-service, ongoing education and dealing with related nursing issues
Any other duties as assigned by the Director of Care or delegate
Must be a Registered Practical Nurse with a current license in good standing from the College of Nurses of Ontario.
College diploma is preferred.
Demonstrated leadership ability with comprehensive knowledge of nursing and health care practices and techniques as they relate to long term care.
Good physical and mental health, empathy, patience and tact are important qualities to possess.
Seeks out opportunities to maintain competency and continued learning.
The successful candidate will be required to submit Police Check, Vulnerable Screening Check and a medical clearance.
Please submit your resume and cover letter, quoting RPN St. Peter's Residence , in confidence, using the Apply Now feature below, or submit by fax at 905-
383-0796. Thrive Group welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
If you require accommodation in the completion of this application please contact the HR Department at 905-383-0448.