Registered Practical Nurse at Riverstone Retirement Residence

by Sifton Properties Limited

Position Type: Part-time
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Jul 01, 2024
Sifton Properties Limited

Job Description


Registered Practical Nurse at Riverstone Retirement Residence

Job Details

Description

 

Who We Are

As a family-based company for over 100 years, we are committed to creating and maintaining successful teams. We recognize the invaluable contributions of our team members and prioritize their development, health and well-being. For generations, we’ve been in the business of building communities for people to live, work and play.

We are looking for a part-time  Registered Practical Nurse to join our Riverstone team! This position is scheduled for four (4) shifts from 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m., including every other weekend, and three (3) shifts from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., including every other weekend.

Experience what it means to be part of our family and build a career you’re proud of.

 

About the Role

  • Responsible for all aspects of nursing care and directs the duties of personal care staff. 
  • Participate in the multi-disciplinary, residence-wide Quality/Visions for Improving Performance (VIP) and Infection Prevention and Control Programs.
  • Participates in orientation and in-service programs and standing committees as assigned by the Department Manager.
  • Participates in staff meetings as required. 
  • Maintains effective communication and good interpersonal relations with staff, residents, families and other departments and refers all sensitive issues to ensure consistent response. 
  • Adheres to company policies, procedures, practices and philosophies and works in accordance with all industry and regulatory compliance agencies, the Ontario Retirement Communities Association, The Retirement Homes Act 2010 and O. Reg 166/1, the Occupational Health and Safety Act, the Ontario Fire Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and other pertinent legislated regulations/ standards.
  • Assists in maintaining a clean and safe Residence environment for residents and team members, ensuring that safe job routines are developed and followed.
  • Recognizes safety hazards and takes appropriate action. Knowledgeable of WHMIS/GHS program. 
  • Completes staff incident/accident reports and advises the General Manager immediately of all staff incidents that may result in a WSIB claim, or other serious occurrences.

 

Experience

  • Comprehensive knowledge of nursing and health care practices and techniques including courses or experience in care of the elderly. 
  • Proficient in computer applications including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook in order to effectively communicate electronically. Willingness to learn multiple computer applications related to Operations, Recognition and Customer Relations. 
  • Self-directed and team-oriented, with strong organizational, leadership, initiative and problem-solving skills. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. 
  • Must be committed to multi-disciplinary team work and demonstrate an ability to work through collaboration, joint decision making and integrated strategies. 
  • Must have respect, understanding and empathy for the elderly. 
  • Must be committed to multi-disciplinary team work and demonstrate an ability to work through collaboration, joint decision making and integrated strategies. 
  • Must successfully complete a Police Records Check and disclose any convictions, charges, restraining orders, probation orders and/or warrants during the course of employment that affect in any way the clear Police Records Check.
  • Must provide documentation to support a Tuberculosis Skin Test (TST) or Medical Note from Physician stating free from infectious disease.

 

What We Can Offer You

  • We’ll set you up for success by providing in-depth training with your team and mentors, working in partnership with our leadership team.
  • You’ll enjoy special events, celebrations, and unique perks, specific to your role and work environment, that reinforce our commitment to creating a wonderful employee experience.
  • Our unique rewards and recognition programs are designed to celebrate you, your contributions and promote your success.
  • Our Employee Assistance Program is available for your everyday needs.
  • We are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment where all employees and customers feel valued, respected, and supported.

 

Sifton Properties would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.

Qualifications

Education

Required

Certificate Program or better in Nursing.

Licenses & Certifications

Required

College of Nurses Reg No.

First Aid & CPR

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