Registered Practical Nurse, Foot Care

Registered Practical Nurse, Foot Care

Carefor Health & Community Services
Location: Eganville, Ontario
Posted: June 5th 2019
Description:

Carefor Health & Community Services is a local, charitable, not for profit organization that provides a wide variety of home care and community support services. We currently have an opportunity for a Registered Practical Nurse (RPN), Foot Care. This is a part-time position on Mondays at the Eganville Legion and Tuesdays at the Renfrew Seniors Centre.

The RPN, Foot Care is responsible for the provision and management of cost-effective foot care nursing services to individuals and families in the community or in a clinic environment.  Care is provided within the framework of quality and risk management, Carefor’s policies and procedures and the standards and scope of practice set by the College of Nurses of Ontario. 

Qualifications
  • Certificate of competence or licensed as a Registered Practical Nurse in Ontario
  • Certificate in foot care training
  • At least 1 year of clinical foot care experience
  • Experience providing foot care services in a clinic and home setting
  • Demonstrated ability to provide leadership within a multidisciplinary team
  • Able to perform advanced foot care techniques
  • Able to observe and treat foot care assessments according to the standards and development of plans of care
  • Facilitate health teaching regarding foot care ailments 
  • Ability to communicate therapeutic action
  • Interpersonal relationship building
  • Ability to problem solve and to adapt nursing to independent practice
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience in community health is preferred
Additional Information

Candidates should submit a resume and cover letter.

Please note that only candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.  If you have special needs and require accommodation measures for the selection process, please notify us at that time.

If submitting a resume by mail, please send it to:

Steve Fortin, Program Manager
425 Cecelia Street,
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 1S7

Contact Information
Steve Fortin, Program Manager
Carefor Health & Community Services
Eganville, Ontario

Fax: 613-732-2415
Email: jobspembroke@carefor.ca
Website: www.carefor.ca
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