Registered Nurse

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre in Eastern Passage, NS, Canada

Facility: Ocean View Continuing Care Centre
Location: Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia
Job Category: Nursing, Healthcare
Position Available: Casual

Facility Description:

Ocean View is a Charitable organization that has been operating since the early 1960's. We provide a variety of services, predominately for seniors and others folks that need a little extra help in day to day living. Between in care living and community supports, we proudly serve over 500 individuals each year through our 320+ staff and 100+ volunteers. Our vision is to be the "community of choice" for Nova Scotians needing support in a place they call home. We are committed to the highest standards of support and services and we promote a healthy workplace for staff. We foster a healthy work-life balance and use the latest best practice information at all levels. Fully accredited by Accreditation Canada since 1974, our commitment to excellence and safety is unsurpassed.

Job Summary:

Responsible for the organization and management of the nursing unit ensuring Ocean View's standards for quality care are maintained, under the direction of the Neighbourhood Manager.

Qualifications:

  • Current registration with Registered Nurses' Association of Nova Scotia
  • Bachelor or Nursing Degree or Nursing Administration Course (preferred)
  • Three (3) years geriatric nursing experience
  • Demonstrated administrative experience and leadership skills
  • Ability to work effectively as a contributing team member
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the nursing process, nursing diagnosis, excellent clinical assessment skills and problem solving
  • Demonstrated supervisory and interpersonal communication skills (written and oral)
  • Ability to work 24-hour shift rotation on any nursing unit
  • Knowledge and experience in Venipuncture (preferred)
  • Ability to attend work on a regular and consistent basis

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre Offers:

  • Free Parking & on Bus Route
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Comprehensive Orientation
  • A supportive work environment
  • Casual staff will be paid 10% in lieu of vacation

Salary Range: In accordance with the Collective Agreement between Ocean View and the Ocean View Local of the Nova Scotia Nurses' Union.

Rotation: Days/Evenings/Nights: All Shift Hours

Signing Bonus: A signing bonus is available based on the prorated FTE. Some conditions apply.

Please be aware that OVCCC is a pet friendly environment that is home to several animals including cats, birds, and rabbits.

Please direct all applications to:
Human Resources
Ocean View Continuing Care Centre
Email: hr@oceanv.ca
Or Fax to: 902-465-4929

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