Licensed Practical Nurse

  • Company:
    Amica Mature Lifestyles
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Health Care

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSEMaison Senior Living – Calgary(Three Part Time Positions Available)A day in the life of a Licensed Practical Nurse:Under the direction of the Director of Wellness, you will provide direct, hands on nursing care to residents, including providing guidance to residents in the provision of activities of daily living and programs developed to enhance the psychological, social and recreational needs of Residents.How do I qualify?You must have:Current registration and good standing with the College of LicensedPractical Nurses of British Columbia or the College of Licensed Practical Nurses AlbertaCurrent CPR/ AED and Standard First Aid certificationMinimum 1 year recent experience working with geriatrics, long-termcare, Assisted Living environment requiredWhat we are looking for:Good oral, verbal and written communication skills – English isessentialEffectively deal with others including coworkers, residents andfamiliesRespects each resident as an individual and is aware of his/her need for self-respect, privacy, and the right to share in decisions about his/her careAbility to work independently and in a team environmentAbility to critically thinkand problem solveAbility to effectively organize workloadAbility to operate related equipmentAbility to operate computers at a basic levelHas knowledge of professional accountability with provincialregulatory collegeIs competent in the provision of skilled nursing services accordingto practice scopeAbility to self recertify on expiration of both CPR/AED and StandardFirst Aid certificatesMaintains current knowledge in Gerontology annually through ongoingeducation (Training, workshops, certificate programs etc.)Position Vacant Until Filled