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REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSES (Casual & Part Time) - Extendicare Rouge Valley

Requisition #2364227
Job LocationCanada-Ontario-Scarborough
Job StreamMedical/Healthcare~
Job TypeCasual, Part-Time
Number of Positions2
Start Date of Employment ASAP
Posting Date02-Dec-2021
Travel RequiredNot Required
Educational RequirementsN/A
Languages RequiredEnglish
Job Description

REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSES (Casual & Part Time) -    Extendicare Rouge Valley

Registered Practical Nurses (RPN) are invited to apply for a Casual & Part-Time position to work at our Extendicare Rouge Valley facility, a 192-bed long-term care home, located in Scarborough, Ontario.

 

Under the direction of the Registered Staff, the RPN provides direct personal and nursing care to residents so as to fulfil the physical, intellectual, emotional, social and spiritual needs of residents in accordance to home polices, procedure and work routines. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Ensure resident care is provide with established nursing standards and principles, physicians’ orders and administrative policies, as well as, observe, report and record vital signs, symptoms and conditions of residents, and initiate remedial health measures where appropriate. Assure observance of required techniques in nursing care.
  • Assess residents and develop, implement, review and evaluate resident care plans. Monitor residents’ health, notes changes in condition and assess need for referral to doctors; processes and implement physician orders.
  • Organize and direct functions and activities related to provision of care to residents including restorative care and palliative care as required. Interprets and implements established policies, procedures, and regulations.
  • Plan, direct, supervise and evaluate the work of nursing and personal care staff assigned to the unit. Orient and train new personnel and may participate in in-service education. Monitor performance and conduct performance appraisal and refers problems to the Director of Care.

QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Current Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
  • Knowledge in care plan development both written and computerized.
  • Demonstrated ability in medication administration including insulin injections and intramuscular injections.
  • Ability to apply individual and holistic approach to resident care.
  • Skills and or related experience in urinary catheterization, nasopharyngeal and oropharyngeal suctioning.
  • Demonstrated supervisory and organization skills.
  • Ability to problem solve, communicate and liaise with other member of the interdisciplinary team.
  • Understand all aspects of providing a healthy and safe environment for residents, staff and other.
  • Good attendance record.

 

CLOSING DATE: December 31, 2021

Interested applicants may forward their resume in confidence to the attention of:

 Sheri Wiliiams, RN

 Director of Care

E-Mail: sawilliams@extendicare.com

 

In Ontario, Extendicare, Para Med Home Health Care and affiliated organizations including our partner homes in Extendicare Assist, accommodate the needs of job applicants throughout its recruitment and selection processes in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.  Accommodation needs must be provided in advance.   To discuss your needs, please contact the individual noted in the posting.

Extendicare recognizes the importance of immunization to protect our residents, patients, team members and visitors from COVID-19. As such, subject to medical exemptions, a condition of employment with Extendicare is requiring that all new hires have received all required doses of a COVID-19 vaccine approved by Health Canada.