Join us as a Resident Care Shift Leaders

Resident Care Shift Leaders

2 Full-time (1.0 FTE) and 2 Part-time (0.6 FTE)

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

Facility: Ocean View Continuing Care Centre
Location: Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia
Job Category: Management/ Leadership Role in Healthcare
Position Available: 2 Full-time (1.0 FTE) and 2 Part-time (0.6 FTE)

Organization 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 other 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:

Reporting to the Director of Care, the Resident Care Shift Leader is responsible for the leadership of clinical services and building safety/security (days evenings, weekends, and holidays).  She/he will exercise effective assessment, problem-solving and critical thinking skills to promote, coach and guide safe, competent resident directed care and building security. The Resident Care Shift Leader will also address risk management and other general management issues as they arise. 

Qualifications:

  • Current registration with the Nova Scotia College of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Nursing Degree
  • Three (3) years geriatric nursing experience
  • Demonstrated 2 years experience in a leadership role
  • Demonstrated administrative experience and leadership skills
  • Ability to work effectively as a contributing team member
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the nursing process, nursing diagnosis, excellent clinical assessment skills and problem solving
  • Demonstrated supervisory and interpersonal communication skills (written and oral)
  • Ability to attend work on a regular and consistent basis

Ocean View Offers:

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

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

Only those granted an Interview will be contacted.