Licensed Practical Nurse

  • Company:
    Amica Senior Lifestyles
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    1 hour ago
  • Category:
    Health Care

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSEAmica On The GorgeWe offer a relocation package if you are looking to transfer or move over to Victoria!Full-time EVENINGS (1430-2230) Tuesdays-SaturdaysAmica Senior Lifestyles offers retirement living options and care services to 3600 seniors in Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia. With an emphasis of being a great place to call home, our team’s mission is to empower seniors to flourish by supporting them in mind, body, and spirit. In over 40 communities (and growing) we provide first-class independent living, assisted living and memory care living options.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