Registered Practical Nurse

Employer
Island View Retirement Residence
Location
30 Jack Crescent, Ontario
Closing date
May 25, 2022

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Discipline
Registered Practical Nurse
Work Setting
Retirement Facility
Area of Practice
General Nursing
Hours
Full-time
Permanent Casual RPN

Arnprior has the quaintness of small-town life, yet only a 25-minute commute from Ottawa/Kanata. Arnprior, known as the town of two rivers, boasts lots of hiking/biking trails, indoor swimming pool, gyms, indoor/outdoor ice rinks, beach and parks right in town. There are restaurants galore and boutiques and specialty shops in the downtown core.

If you're passionate about being a part of a team that is, committed to the Team Member Experience and driven by innovation and growth, then join us!

The Registered Practical Nurse is a critical role within our communities as it impacts the lives of residents and ignites the warmth of human connection.

As a Registered Practical Nurse your typical day will impact in the following ways:

• Preparing and administering prescribed, routine, medications and treatments as directed by the Physician and in accordance with the College of Nurses of Ontario's Medication Administration Standards.

• Documenting and following up on all concerns and complaints forwarded by a Client, family or team members and informs/seeks assistance from the Registered Nurse or designate.

• Promoting the Client's self-care and self-sufficiency, emphasize adaptation and abilities, promote wellness and provide preventative health education, thus by treating the whole person.

• Completing all required assessments, RAPS and care plans within timeframes as required.

• Supporting the unregulated care workers through guidance, direction, training and education.

• Performing other duties as assigned.

Must haves:

• Current registration as a Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) with the College of Nurses of Ontario.

• Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certificate.

• Current Medication Administration Certificate.

• Minimum of one (1) year experience in Geriatric Nursing, Healthcare and/or Rehabilitation as a Registered Practical Nurse (RPN).

• All applicants must successfully pass the prescribed Vulnerable Sector Check.

• All applicants must successfully pass the prescribed Vulnerable Sector Check. Applicable to Ontario applicants.

• All applicants must successfully pass the prescribed Criminal Records Check. Applicable to British Columbia applicants.

Bonus points for having:

• Post-graduate studies in Geriatrics and Nursing Administration is an asset.

Act upon your desire to help others and Join Sienna Senior Living as we continue to enhance the lives of those we serve.

Sienna Senior Living is committed to employment equity, diversity, and inclusion in the workplace. In accordance with provincial regulations, upon request, support will be provided for accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection, and assessment process.

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