Join us as a Foot Care Nurse

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:

This is a Contract position with Ocean View Support Services Ltd.

The Foot Care Nurse provides advanced foot care to clients living in Ocean View Continuing Care Centre, as well as to clients living in the community in their homes and/or in a community clinic.

Qualifications:

  • Current registration with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Nova Scotia or College of Registered Nurses of Nova Scotia required.
  • Completion of the advanced and diabetic nursing foot care course required.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with residents, families, community members and co-workers.
  • Good health, demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular and consistent basis.
  • Must be available a minimum of 16 hours per week.
  • Must hold a valid driver’s license and have access to reliable transportation to provide service anywhere in Halifax Regional Municipality.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with residents with Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias.

Salary Range: Compensation provided per client served

Rotation: Flexible schedule and shifts

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

You can apply via:
Human Resources
Ocean View Support Services Ltd.
Email: hr@oceanv.ca
Or Fax to: 902-465-4929