Join our friends at Port City Home Services as a Foot Care Nurse

“Living well” means something different to each of us. Port City Home Services strives to help seniors live well, wherever they call home, with a wide variety of reliable services to fit their unique lifestyle and needs. Our team lends a helping hand to seniors in both long term care and in the community, through an ever-growing list of services including In-Home Support, Foot Care, and Ride Service.

Job Summary:

This is a Contract position with Port City Home Services:

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