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registered practical nurse (R.P.N.)

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Toronto, Ontario
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Apr 9, 2024

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Registered Practical Nurse
Work Setting
Other - Work Setting
Area of Practice
General Nursing
registered practical nurse (R.P.N.)

Title posted on CareerBeacon -
Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) (RFT 1.0)

Posted on March 09, 2024

Employer details

VON Canada

Job details
Are you a new graduate, retired nurse, or nurse looking to enter back into the nursing field? You may qualify for the Community Commitment Program for Nurses (CCPN) through Health Force Ontario. This program provides a $25,000 incentive to eligible nurses in exchange for a 24-month commitment to an eligible employer. To view eligibility requirements, click here:

Join the VON team and make a difference in the lives of our clients in your community by delivering exceptional care. VON nurses collaborate with community health teams to provide client-centered health care in homes, community settings, and clinics. Come work with us - it's a job that matters!
Our Visiting Nurses provide client care in the client's own home. They provide physical assessments, symptom control support, palliative care, rehabilitation therapy, wound care, education, counselling to individuals and families and much more. Requisition Details:Employment Status: Regular, Full Time (1.0 FTE)Program Name: Visiting Nursing
Number of Hours Bi-Weekly: 75Work Schedule: Days, Evenings, Weekends Union/Bargaining Unit: OFHCW On Call: YesJoin us in community nursing you'll get to:Work to the full scope of practice

Make an impact in your community by supporting clients in their home
Use independent judgment to make decisions about your client's care
Support children to continue their education in school
Work with amazing co-workers and leaders who care about your well-being and safety
Have a workplace culture of comfort, connection, and belonging
Embrace flexibility to promote work-life balance
Access VON supports through learning opportunities, Employee Access Program access, wellness benefits, and workplace respect?VON cares!What we can offer you:Comprehensive orientation program
Opportunity to use your skills and expand your knowledge
Competitive salaries and vacation time
Tiered Benefits (health, dental, LTD) and an Employee Assistance ProgramDefined Benefit Pension Plan with company contribution
Travel compensation
Smartphone provided to keep you connected during work time
The opportunity to make a difference in your community
Work with an organization that is 125 years strong
What we need from you:Must be Licensed as a Registered Practical Nurse in the province of practiceA valid driver's license and access to a reliable vehicle are required
Preference will be given to nurses who have palliative care experience and/or palliative care course
Experience working with pediatric and/or palliative clients
Preference given to nurses with Infusion and Central Line experience Two to five years Community experience preferred Foot Care experience preferred Knowledge of community resources an asset
Excellent assessment, teaching, problem solving and communication skills
Demonstrated ability to adapt nursing practice to operating independently in a variety of situations
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in an interdisciplinary teamA current and original copy of a satisfactory Criminal Records Check is required and a Vulnerable Sector Search and/or a Child Abuse Registry Check may be required
The use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) will be required

Come for the job, stay for the learning, and the chance to make a difference. Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Attention to detail; Lift and carry using appropriate lifting techniques; Bend, push, pull, grip, reach, kneel, crouch using good body mechanics; Walk, sit, stand, climb stairs; Hand movements. VON Canada is committed to meeting the needs of persons with disabilities and to providing accessibility accommodations for candidates who require them.
If you are in need of accessibility support, please visit our website at for further details. Attention Current Employees (Internal Applicants): If you are applying to a unionized position and you are a member of its bargaining unit, please be aware that this posting may remain open beyond the deadline if there are no

LocationToronto, ON

SalaryNot available

Terms of employment
Full time

Start date
Starts as soon as possible



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