registered practical nurse (R.P.N.) - St. Catharines (ON) - Job posting

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Registered Practical Nurse (R.P.N.) Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on October 30, 2020 by Employer details Visiting Angels Inc

Job details

  • Location St. Catharines, ON

  • Salary$$25.00HOUR hourly for 25 to 44 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Casual
    Part time leading to full time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Flexible Hours, Early Morning, Morning
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 5 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1574553

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

College/CEGEP
or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate; Eligible for licensure as a practical nurse by the province/territory of work; Completion of the Canadian Practical Nurse Registration Examination; Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certificate; Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certificate; Tracheostomy care training; Certified foot care nurse; Intravenous (IV) therapy Certification

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Area of Specialization
Rehabilitation; Pediatrics; Palliative care; Geriatrics
Work Setting
Chronic or long-term care facilities/centres; Government department and/or agency; Hospital/medical facility or clinic; Industrial facility or establishment; Home care and visiting care agency; Rehabilitation centre and special health institution; Nursing home/home for the aged; School or educational institution/establishment
Security and Safety
Bondable; Immunization records; Tuberculosis test; Eligible for professional liability insurance; Criminal record check; Basic security clearance; Adult Abuse Registry
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Own vehicle; Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Ability to distinguish between colours; Sound discrimination; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Interpersonal awareness; Dependability; Judgement; Values and ethics; Reliability; Organized
Licensed Practical Nurse Specific Skills
Provide pre-operative and post-operative personal and comfort care; Monitor established respiratory therapy and intravenous therapy; Provide safety and health education to individuals and their families; Administer medication and observe and document therapeutic effects; Take vital signs, apply aseptic techniques including sterile dressing, ensure infection control, monitore nutritional intake and conduct specimen collection; Provide nursing services, within defined scope of practice, to patients based on patient assessment and care planning procedures; Monitor patients' progress, evaluate effectiveness of nursing interventions and consult with appropriate members of healthcare team

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This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Visible minorities

Advertised until

2020-11-29

Intended job posting audience

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

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