Associate Director of Care, Registered Practical Nurse
Maxwell Management Group
North York, ON, Canada
17d ago

Associate Director of Care, RPN, North York, ONChris Hepburn2017-11-15T14 : 19 : 30+00 : 00

Are you passionate about working with seniors and providing them with outstanding service?

Are you looking to join a team of passionate, dedicated people who strive to be the best in the industry?

Then this opportunity is for you!

Located in North York, our client is currently seeking an :

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF CARE, REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSE

Company Overview :

Our client is dedicated to providing the best environment for their residents. Their staff and medical team share a passion for nurturing others and have been trained to provide a high quality of care.

Each of their communities foster a friendly, welcoming and inclusive environment so that residents and staff feel like they are part of a family.

Position Overview :

As a passionate leader, you will assist and oversee the nursing program for the community. As an expert in the industry, you are able to strategically guide and support a team of talented healthcare professionals who have a strong desire for delivering exceptional care.

As a specialist in your field you have the ability to manage multiple priorities and the complex care needs of residents.

Responsibilities :

  • Co-ordinates directs and monitors the effectiveness of all operational activities within the nursing department;
  • Participates in the implementation of an effective quality and risk management system for the nursing department to ensure legislative regulations and standards are met;
  • Monitor and evaluate that nursing unit team members are compliant with the organization’s policies and procedures and RHRA standards;
  • Manages and coordinates the planning, implementation, and evaluation of a wide range of external consults including CCAC, LHIN’s, and community stakeholders such as Hospitals, Home Care Agencies and Senior Community Centres as well as doctor’s offices.
  • Establish, maintain, and communicate current resident assessment schedule and expectations to the inter-professional team;
  • Care Plan and review implementation
  • Facilitates communication in complex care issues to foster positive resident outcomes;
  • Promotes an effective admission and discharge process and experience
  • Ensures that all risk areas identified are addressed in a timely manner and according to support services policy and applicable legislation RHRA and MOH
  • Work in accordance with the organization’s Health and Safety Policies and Procedures and in compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act;
  • Knowledge of RHRA standards and procedures
  • Establish and maintain cordial relationship with families
  • Staff performance evaluation
  • Attends off-site meetings
  • Qualifications :

  • Must be available for flexible hours (including weekends and evenings as required, or when acting as the Manager on Duty on certain weekends);
  • Registered Practical Nurse with a current diploma in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario;
  • Relevant management and leadership experience in healthcare, retirement or long-term care facility, or head nurse in chronic care or senior management in a health community agency;
  • 3+ years of experience working in clinical nursing, long-term care, retirement homes, or chronic care settings;
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support Certification (BCLS)
  • Must have an extensive knowledge of complex healthcare resident requirements;
  • Must be able to multitask in a fast-paced changing environment
  • Must be prepared to respond to emergency situations
  • Compensation :

  • Competitive compensation package has been designed to attract an exceptional RPN.
  • Please apply in confidence to :

    Andrea Levine

    Maxwell Management Group Ltd.

    andrea maxwellmanagementgroup.com

    1-855-305-4078 ext. 206

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