Registered Practical Nurse

Employer
Meridian Home Care
Location
Oshawa, Ontario
Posted
December 29, 2021
Closes
January 25, 2022
Ref
2837592432
Work Setting
Home Care
Area of Practice
General Nursing
Hours
Full-time
Job Description
Meridian Home Care is an award winning service provider that delivers friendly and positive one-on-one care and support to people living in the Durham region (Pickering, Ajax, Whitby, Oshawa, Courtice, Bowmanville, Clarington & Port Hope).

Since being founded in 2014 we have been committed to providing warm and comfortable support that our clients can rely on. We not only meet their care needs by delivering professional nurses, caregivers and therapists, but we also ensure they receive a consistent caregiver who is scheduled regularly throughout their care.

We are currently looking for kind and compassionate Registered Practical Nurses that have a genuine love for people and are interested in growing true and meaningful relationships with seniors in our community.

If you are friendly, positive and easy to talk to we have a job for you, must be hard working and knowledgeable as well as a dedicated, caring and empathetic person we would love to have you on our award winning team!

As a Meridian Home Care Registered Practical Nurse you will be required to:
  • To work in the community as well as facilities such as Long-Term Care homes and hospitals.
  • To provide 1-on-1 nursing care, carry out nursing treatments, administer medications, taking vital signs, blood pressure, charting and assist with activities of daily living to further support independence and well-being.
  • Bring a positive and friendly attitude.

Education & Qualifications:
  • Current active registration in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Copy of Professional certification
  • Maintains competence relative to current practices.
  • Experience with geriatric care is an asset.
  • N95 Mask fit certificate.
  • 2 step TB test within the last 2 years.
  • Both Doses COVID Vaccine Passport.
  • Criminal Records /Vulnerable Sector Check and CPR (within 1 year).
  • Demonstrated ability in providing patient-focused care
  • Effective communication skills in English, both written and verbal.
  • Effective conflict management and problem-solving skill
  • Demonstrated ability to follow instructions and pay attention to detail.
  • Demonstrates excellent organizational skills, able to prioritize and multi-task efficiently.
  • Current Knowledge of Ontario Public Health Standards.
  • Valid driver's license and vehicle

How to Apply:

To learn more about the job opportunities at Meridian Home Care or to apply online please visit our website at meridianhomecare.ca/careers.

We thank all applicants, however, only those individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
Company DescriptionMeridian Home Care Services was founded in 2014 with only one goal in mind: delivering exceptional in-home care and assistance to those in need.

As a locally owned enterprise, Meridian is uniquely positioned to address the specific challenges and expectations of the elderly in our community. From the very beginning, we have set the standard in providing the best in professional in-home care and assistance throughout the Durham region. We continue to focus on our goal with empathy and understanding, offering our clients a healthy and independant lifestyle.