Licensed Practical Nurse (Temporary Part Time), Cam Unit
Horizon Health Network is an equal opportunity employer.
COMPETITION #: 2018-35370 External
BARGAINING UNIT: CUPE
ZONE: Saint John
DEPARTMENT: Cam Unit
FACILITY: St. Joseph's Hospital
POSTING TYPE: Temporary Part Time
JOB TITLE: Licensed Practical Nurse
CLASSIFICATION: Licensed Practical Nurse (3014)
LANGUAGE: English Essential
HOURS OF WORK: Rotating Days, Evenings, Nights, FTE: 0.5, TEMP: February 22, 2019 to March 2, 2020, Subject to change due to operational requirements
SALARY: $23.1388 to $24.9071 per hour (Subject to Employment Status may be paid at 90% of the indicated rate as per CUPE collective agreement article 6.08 a)
JOB PURPOSE: To provide nursing care to patients under the direction of the Registered Nurse.
- Graduation from an approved school for Licensed Practical Nurses.
- Must be currently registered with the N.B. Association of Licensed Practical Nurses.
- Geriatric focused.
- Experience with geriatrics, Alzheimer's and other types of dementia patients.
- 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.
- May be required to float throughout other Health and Aging Units within St. Josephs.
- Ability to function within the recognized scope of practice for LPN.
- Ability to work within an interdisciplinary team.
- Demonstrates initiative, good judgement and the ability to set priorities.
- Demonstrates effective communication skills.
- High regard for confidentiality.
- Relevant work experience as Licensed Practical Nurses within the past five years.
- 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 is required.
Applications for this position must be submitted on-line by November 7, 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 # 2018-35370-External. Horizon Health Network appreciates expressed interest, however, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Human Resources Department, Horizon Health Network.