Licensed practical nurse (L.P.N.)

Job requirements




Other trades certicate or diploma


Experience an asset

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Attention to detail, Standing for extended periods

Personal Suitability

Flexibility, Organized, Reliability, Team player, Values and ethics, Dependability, Client focus

Area of Specialization


Licensed Practical Nurse Specic Skills

Administer medication and observe and document therapeutic effects, Take vital signs, apply aseptic techniques including sterile dressing, ensure infection control, monitore nutritional intake and conduct specimen collection, Provide safety and health education to individuals and their families, Provide nursing services, within dened scope of practice, to patients based on patient assessment and care planning procedures, Monitor patients' progress, evaluate effectiveness of nursing interventions and consult with appropriate members of healthcare team

Work Setting

Nursing home/home for the aged

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Eligible for licensure as a practical nurse by the province/territory of work, CPR Certicate

How to apply

By email

By Phone

from 08:00 to 16:00

By Fax


By mail

Civic # 10558, Rte 16, PO Box 300
Guysborough, NS
B0H 1N0

In person

Civic # 10558, Rte 16, PO Box 300
Guysborough, NS
B0H 1N0
from 08:00 to 16:00

Intended job posting audience

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

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