Join us as a Neighbourhood Manager

Full Time

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre in Eastern Passage, NS, Canada

Facility: Ocean View Continuing Care Centre
Location: Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia
Job Category: Nursing, Healthcare
Position Available: Full-Time (1.0 FTE)

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:

As part of the Nursing Services portfolio, The Neighbourhood Manager (NM) reports to the Director of Care and is accountable for the organization, management and leadership of the nursing department.  The NM provides leadership and direction to ensure the practice of all staff on the neighbourhoods(s) meets the required standards, and promotes safe, competent and ethical care to all residents at Ocean View.


  • Current registration with the Nova Scotia College of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Nursing Degree
  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in a leadership position
  • Experience in human resources and labour relations
  • Skilled in policy development and utilizing evidenced-based practice
  • Knowledge in quality improvement initiatives, including outcome measures
  • Knowledge and experience in fiscal management
  • Experience with the business planning process
  • Certified in CPR and First Aid
  • Demonstrated ability to live Ocean View’s I-CARE values
  • Experience in long term care
  • Knowledge and experience in Occupational Health and Safety, Quality Management and/or Infection Control
  • Practical experience with accreditation
  • Experience working with Alzheimer’s and related dementias
  • Experience working with Workers’ Compensation Board

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre Offers:

  • Free Parking & on Bus Route
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Comprehensive Orientation
  • A supportive work environment

Benefits: We offer a comprehensive compensation package including an attractive benefits plan, and a competitive salary

Hours of Work: This is a non-union position; 80 hours bi-weekly.  The regular hours of work are intended to be from 0800-1600, Monday through Friday.  Given the scope and responsibility of the role, there may be occasions where the NM may be required to stay beyond this time period.  On call availability/flexibility may also be required at times.

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
Or Fax to: 902-465-4929