Registered Nurse (Supervisor)

POSITION: Registered Nurse (Supervisor)
LOCATION: Yarmouth, NS
TYPE: Casual (2 positions) scheduled or call in as needed

The Meadows is a 105 bed Long Term Care home that is undergoing an exciting transformation in creating self-directed and empowered neighborhood teams that focus on principles of resident centered care/ Eden philosophies of care. 

Licensed RN's are invited to join our team in helping to enrich the lives of our 104 long term care residents and empower our front line teams to be the best they can be. As a Full Time RN Supervisor you will be required to serve the residents by attending to their medical needs, provide clinical and leadership guidance to neighborhood care team and be agreeable to be the operational site/ unit supervisor during off hours; and lead incident investigations

WHAT WE EXPECT FROM YOU:

Successful applicant will expect to perform their duties in accordance with the Mission, Vision, Values, Standards, Policies and Procedures of The Meadows. You will need to be available for shifts scheduled or call in's for days, nights, weekends and holidays.

WHAT YOU NEED TO HAVE:

  • Demonstrated sincere willingness and passion to engage and participate with those who live in our home and their families, to enhance resident's social, emotional, physical and spiritual needs. 
  • Relate well to those who live here, their families and those that work in our home with a compassionate, caring, respectful attitude with a strong customer service and stakeholder mindset.
  • Registered Nurse fully licensed to practice in the Province of Nova Scotia.
  • Must be well organized and be able to initiate workload and work independently
  • Be able and willing to lead, motivate, and supervise others in meeting the objectives of the organization and committed to our philosophy of care. 
  • Ability to work in harmony as a member of the multidisciplinary team focused on Resident Centered Care
  • Reliable to attend work as required
  • Resilience to change
  • Able to co-ordinate and cope with stressful situations

WHAT WE'D LOVE YOU TO HAVE: 

  • Experience in dealing with the elderly, and associated gerontological conditions.
  • Previous experience in nursing and management 
  • CPR certification, P.I.E.C.E.S, Management/Supervisory Training Courses, GPA, Mental Health First Aid 
  • Neighbourhood Guide etc or willingness to obtain

WHAT YOU NEED TO DO:

E-mail, fax, or mail us. We'll need your resume, and references.

Phyllis Ives - Receptionist

Announcement Date: Mar12, 2018
Closing Date: OPEN
Competition Number: 11-2018

The Meadows/TVM
339 Pleasant Street
Yarmouth NS B5A 2K9
Fax (902) 742-1426
Email: tvm.office@nshealth.ca

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Offers of employment conditional upon providing a satisfactory, criminal records check and when required, a child abuse registry check. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All hires must sign an agreement to observe and comply with all policies and procedures of Tidal View Manor - The Meadows.

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