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Competition Number: SUMMER 2021

PCW Summer/Casual Employment
Facility: Saint Vincent's Nursing Home
Location: 2080 Windsor Street, Halifax, NS
Position: Summer and Casual positions

Are you an RN or LPN student who is passionate about long term care and interested in gaining valuable experience to support your career? If so, consider a summer or casual position as a Personal Care Worker at Saint Vincent's Nursing Home and help us make a difference in the lives of our residents.

About Us:

Saint Vincent's Nursing Home is a private not-for-profit nursing home. Located near the heart of the city we have been a landmark in the community for over 50 years. A facility with 148 beds, Saint Vincent's is an accredited organization that operates under the Care by Design physician per floor model. Our mission is to provide quality care and services in a homelike environment. In keeping with this goal and the expressed needs of the community, promoting quality of life is the cornerstone of all of our care, services and programs. We value work life balance and at Saint Vincent's you will find a strong sense of community commitment and involvement. As a valued member of our team you will have the opportunity to actively contribute and make a difference in the lives of our residents!

About the Job:

The PCW functions as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team under the direction of the RN/LPN/Clinical Leader to provide direct personal care to residents. You can expect assistance in your role from a supportive team of well trained staff that will seem like family. Successful applicants will be paid in accordance with the current Collective Agreement between Saint Vincent's Nursing Home and CUPE

Qualifications:

  • Completion of first clinical rotation
  • Compassionate and caring
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Team player with a good work ethic and positive attitude
  • Flexible and reliable with regular work attendance
  • Up to date CPR and First Aid certification
  • Knowledge of dementia care would be an asset

If you are a nursing student looking to gain experience in long term care we would love to hear from you. We are an inclusive organization that values and supports diversity.

Quoting competition number SUMMER 2021 apply in writing to: [email protected]

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