Join us as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Position Available:  Temporary Full-Time, Part-time, Casual

Facility Description:

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:

The LPN functions as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team under the direction of the RN & Care Coordinator to provide direct nursing care to residents. The LPN carries out duties as directed by the RN and Clinical Leader.

Qualifications:

  • Current registration with the Licensed Practical Nurses Association of Nova Scotia.
  • Recognized Pharmacology course and experience in the administration of medicines.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with residents, families, visitors and co-workers
  • Ability to work a 24-hour shift rotation on any program area.
  • Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular and consistent basis. Heavy lifting required; demonstrated use of proper body mechanics.

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre Offers:

  • Free Parking & on Bus Route
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Comprehensive Orientation
  • A supportive work environment
  • Casual staff will be paid 10% in lieu of vacation

Salary Range: In accordance with the Collective Agreement between Ocean View Manor and Ocean View Manor Local of the Nova Scotia Nurse’s Union.

Rotation: Days/Evenings/Nights: All Shift Hours

Ocean View is proud to be a Designated Employer as part of the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program, helping us to fill hard-to-recruit positions with skilled immigrants who are eager to join us in offering comfort, care and compassion to those we serve.

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

Please direct all applications to:
Human Resources
Ocean View Continuing Care Centre
Email: hr@oceanv.ca
Or Fax to: 902-465-4929