Requisition #2308945 Job LocationCanada-Ontario-Port Hope Job StreamMedical/Healthcare~ Job TypePermanent, Part-Time Number of Positions Open1 Start Date of Employment ASAP Posting Date07-Aug-2018 Travel RequiredNot Required Educational RequirementsCollege Diploma Languages RequiredEnglish Job Description REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSE (Part-Time) – Empire Crossing Candidates are invited to apply for our part time RPN position to work at our retirement home (Empire Crossing), a 63-suite retirement community, located in Port Hope, Ontario. Reporting to the Director of Wellness, the RPN will enhance the effective management and quality of nursing practice in keeping with the Standards of the College of Nurses of Ontario, Retirement Home Act/ORCA Standards and Extendicare Standards. 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. Qualifications Registration or eligible for registration with the Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario. Standard First Aid CPR/AED Level C Effective human relation skills and demonstrated commitment to working with seniors. Effective communication skills and ability to work independently and collaboratively are essential Criminal Record Clearance check – no later then 6months old TB Test Clearance test – no later then 6 months old Closing Date: Interested applicants may forward their resume in confidence by December 31, 2018 to the attention of: Katy Tranter, Director of Wellness Fax: 905-885-6363 KTranter@empirecrossing.ca In Ontario, Extendicare, ParaMed 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.