Licensed Practical Nurse

Competition # EM21464, Full Time Permanent, Saint John
Closing date: October 28, 2021
COMPETITION NUMBER
EM21464
CLASSIFICATION NAME
Licensed Practical Nurse
POSITION TITLE
Licensed Practical Nurse
CLASSIFICATION CODE
3014
BARGAINING UNIT
CUPE 1252
UNIT LOCATION
Saint John
STATUS
Full Time Permanent
FULL TIME EQUIVALENT
1.0
HOURS OF WORK
Rotating days, evenings, nights, weekends, statutory holidays and on call. Subject to change due to operational requirements.
ANTICIPATED START DATE
As soon as possible
ANTICIPATED END DATE
Not Applicable
SALARY RANGE
As per collective agreement
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT
Written and spoken competence in English and French is required
CLOSING DATE
October 28, 2021
JOB SUMMARY
As a member of the interdisciplinary EMP team, the Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for providing quality patient care within the scope of professional LPN practice to patients and families throughout the life span.
The incumbent will be part of a regional rapid response team to support vulnerable sectors (including but not limited to Long Term Care Facilities, Correctional Facilities, Homeless Shelters) in the event of a COVID-19 outbreak. The goal of this team will be to ensure rapid isolation and containment at the time of the first identified case while ensuring quality onsite resident centered care and support to the staff. Travel within the province of New Brunswick will be required to support an outbreak in a vulnerable sector that may require to be on site for an extended period of time ( ie. a minimum of 2 weeks).
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND OTHER JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Active registration with ANBLPN;
  • Minimum of three years recent medical/surgical, palliative care and wound care experience in an acute care setting;
  • Demonstrated education and experience related to medication administration, phlebotomy and physical assessment;
  • Knowledge of the target population of Extra-Mural Services and available community services;
  • Must have a valid New Brunswick Class 5 Driver's License and good driving record (proof required);
  • Submit a valid and clean criminal record check;
  • Have a current CPR Level C certification that has been issued in the last 12 months;
  • Must demonstrate the ability to work efficiently as a member of the team and strong interpersonal skills, good judgment and decision making skills;
  • Must be able to work all shifts as assigned, maintaining a good attendance record;
  • Must have a high regard for confidentiality; and
  • Must have excellent work habits and have a professional appearance.

If you are interested in working with a dynamic team of professionals and possess the necessary qualifications, please click the 'Apply Now' button to submit your resume.
We would like to thank all candidates for expressing interest. Please note only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
EM/ANB Inc. is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.
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