Registered Practical Nurse

Registered Practical Nurse

Riverview Heights Retirement Residence
Location: Pembroke , Ontario
Posted: May 30th 2019
Salary: $19.56 per hour
Description:

Riverview Heights Retirement Residence opened its doors in 2008 and has provided uncompromising service to hundreds of seniors over the last 10 years. 

Riverview Heights is currently looking for a Registered Practical Nurse (RPN). This is a full-time, night position. 

Under the supervision of the Director of Care, the RPN is responsible for the day to day health and safety of the residents. The RPN provides direction and supervision to the care services team in the absence of the Director of Care.

Qualifications
  • A valid certificate of registration from the College of Nurses of Ontario in good standing
  • A Medication Administration certificate.
  • Demonstrated skills in supervising of staff, and emergency management
  • A self-motivated individual with effective communication, analytical and assessment skills and good decision-making abilities
  • Demonstrated skills in dementia memory care and/or possession of a gentle persuasive approach certificate.
  • Experience in the care of the elderly
  • Current first aid and CPR certification
  • Empathy for and the ability to understand and verbalize with residents
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Working knowledge of the Retirement Homes Act and how it applies to care service standards
  • Excellent attendance is essential
Additional Information

Please apply via email.

Contact Information
Debbie Gleason
Riverview Heights Retirement Residence
400 Bell Street,
Pembroke , Ontario
K8A 2K5

Phone: 613-401-0767
Fax: 613-735-2101
Email: dgleason@riverviewheights.ca
Website: www.riverviewheights.ca
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