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registered practical nurse (R.P.N.) Verified Expired

Posted on September 21, 2022 by Employer details Estonian Relief Committee of Canada

Job details

  • LocationScarborough, ON
  • Salary21.84 to 23.42 hourly for 80 hours bi-weekly
  • Terms of employment Permanent employment
    Full time
  • Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Overtime, Flexible Hours
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • Benefits: Health benefits, Long term benefits, Other benefits
  • vacancies 1 vacancy
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #2189513

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • College/CEGEP

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Work setting

  • Chronic or long-term care facilities/centres
  • Retirement home

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Assess patients to identify appropriate nursing interventions
  • Collaborate to plan, implement, co-ordinate and evaluate patient care
  • Dispense and administer medications and treatments as prescribed by a physician
  • Monitor, assess, address, document and report symptoms and changes in patients' conditions
  • Provide supportive counselling and life skills programming
  • Supervise licensed practical nurses and other nursing staff
  • Provide nursing care

Supervision

  • 5-10 people

Credentials

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Eligible for licensure as a practical nurse by the province/territory of work
  • Completion of the Canadian Practical Nurse Registration Examination
  • CPR Certificate

Experience and specialization

Area of specialization

  • Geriatrics

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Tuberculosis test
  • Vulnerable sector check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Life insurance
  • Pension plan

Other benefits

  • Free parking available

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

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

Advertised until

2022-10-19

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