Join us as a Team Leader (LPN) – Based at the Birches

Temporary Full Time (6 Months)

(Based at The Birches Nursing Home in Musquodoboit Harbour)

Ocean View and The Birches Nursing home work closely together in a shared management model. We are currently recruiting a dynamic and passionate Team Leader to be based at The Birches.
Reporting to the Nurse Manager / Clinical Coordinator at The Birches Nursing Home the Team Leader is accountable for the day to day coordination of management activities including the leadership of the direct care staff (LPN/CCA) in providing support for the 42 residents that live at The Birches. This is a 6 month term position with the possibility of extension.

Responsibilities include:
• Human Resources
o Participates in the selection and onboarding of employees
o Provides supervision and coaching/mentoring to the LPN and CCA staff including performance management
o Provides oversight of the IPAC program including delivering education and training for staff
o Acts as the liaise Nurse externally to the organization
o Coordinates vaccination program and serial testing of employees as required
• Quality of Care
o Oversees the LPN and CCA scope of work
o Assures that resident care plans are current and up to date
o Liaises with medical staff as required to ensure the best quality of care

• Current license as a LPN in Nova Scotia
• 3+ years experience in long term care in a unionized workforce
• Drivers license and a reliable vehicle
• Passion for long term care and a positive attitude
• Clear criminal record

• Advanced training / education in IPAC
• Experience in an Accredited facility
• Previous management experience

Qualified applications are welcome through email at
Candidates have until FRIDAY June 4th, 2021 4:30pm to apply.