• Posted on:
    Nov 17, 2020
  • Application Deadline:
    Dec 17, 2020
  • Location:
    Strathroy
  • Position Type:
    Full Time
  • Position Category:
    Health Care
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Registered Practical Nurse (FT, PT, Casual)

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Job Description

The Registered Practical Nurse is responsible for the provision and management of client and family centered, evidence-based, efficient nursing care to individuals and families in their homes and community. The Registered Practical Nurse ensures care is provided within the framework of quality & risk management and the standards and scope of practice set by VON and the relevant provincial regulatory body. The Registered Practical Nurse is responsible for safe and appropriate teaching, assignment and delegation of tasks to different categories of workers.

Duties

  • Works collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team and acts as a clinical resource and mentor for other care providers, staff and students
  • Engages regularly with clients, their families and caregivers
  • Provides education and support to engage clients and families in independence
  • Participates actively with other healthcare professional organizations and the community to promote nursing best practices
Education RequirementPost Secondary Diploma Experience Requirement
  • Must have a License as a Registered in the province of practice
  • For positions requiring expertise in a specific field of clinical practice additional degrees or certificates may be required
  • Clinical practice experience is an asset
  • Experience in community health is an asset
  • Ability to observe and make effective assessments of clinical issues
  • Able to initiate and support health teaching, facilitation and development
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with particular proficiency in interviewing relevant stakeholders
  • Strong interpersonal relationship building skills with the ability work collaboratively in an interdisciplinary team
  • Ability to problem solve and to adapt to nursing interventions as appropriate
  • The capacity to adhere to strict confidentially
  • Able to articulate effectively knowledge of components of quality and risk management principles as they relate to clinical practices
  • Effective time management skills that allow for the independent planning and organizing of daily work activity

Other: 

  • A current and original copy of a satisfactory Criminal Records Check
  • A Vulnerable Sector Search and/or a Child Abuse Registry Check may be required
  • Available to work flexible hours
How to Apply

To Apply: Visit https://jobs.jobvite.com/von/job/oIEPdfw8 to submit resume

About Employer

Are you looking for a challenging, rewarding career in nursing? Join the VON team and make a difference in the lives of our clients in your community by delivering exceptional care. VON nurses collaborate with community health teams to provide client-centred health care in homes, community settings and clinics. Come work with us – it’s a job that matters!

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