Licensed Practical Nurse (Permanent Full Time), Regent Unit
Horizon Health Network is an equal opportunity employer.
COMPETITION #: 2018-34461 External
BARGAINING UNIT: CUPE
DEPARTMENT: Regent Unit
FACILITY: Veterans Health Unit
POSTING TYPE: Permanent Full Time
JOB TITLE: Licensed Practical Nurse
CLASSIFICATION: Licensed Practical Nurse (3014)
LANGUAGE: English Essential with requirement to handle verbal French inquiries
HOURS OF WORK: Rotating Days, Evenings, Nights, Subject to change due to operational requirements.
SALARY: $23.1388 to $24.9071 per hour
As a member of an interdisciplinary team, plans, prioritizes and implements patient care under the direction of the registered nurse. Promotes patients self-care and appropriately assists with their activities of daily living; documents patient care, identifying and reporting pertinent information to the registered nurse. Performs other duties as assigned.
- Active registration with ANBLPN.
- Current CPR certification.
- Demonstrated patient assessment skills in acute care situations.
- Demonstrated skills in working with geriatric patients and care of patients with dementia.
- Demonstrated communication, interpersonal and team-building skills.
- The candidate must have successfully completed the ANBLPN requirements for medication administration including injectables. LPN's who have not passed medications in the past 24 months must successfully complete 6 RN supervised medication passes to be deemed qualified.
- Ability to attend work on a regular basis.
- Ability to perform the duties of the position.
- Good work record.
- Written and spoken competence in English and spoken competence in French required.
Applications for this position must be submitted on-line by September 5, 2018.
NOTE: There will be no further postings for this position should there be no fully qualified applicants. If you wish to be considered for this position and have most of the qualifications as posted and the registration or licensure where required, you are encouraged to apply at this time.
Please quote Competition # 2018-34461-External. Horizon Health Network appreciates expressed interest, however, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Human Resources Department, Horizon Health Network.