Join our Regional Care Unit Team

We have an IMMEDIATE NEED FOR COVID-19 WORKERS for our REGIONAL CARE UNIT

Facility:  Ocean View Continuing Care Centre
Location:  Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia
Unit: Regional Care Unit
Type of Employment:  Temporary Full-Time & Part-Time

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre is a partner in an innovative enterprise that prides itself on the provision of high-quality care to those we serve.  We are a collaborative organization that partners with many other organizations on the journey to help support seniors live well in a place they call home.

Overview:

The pandemic is one of the biggest challenges we will face in the health of our community during our lifetime. It is becoming clear that long term care is the space where the challenge is the greatest.

In order to prepare for the next wave of COVID-19, Ocean View has partnered with the Nova Scotia Health Authority to operate a Regional Care Unit (RCU).  This unit will be dedicated to the cohorting and care of COVID patients from designated Long Term Care facilities, in the hopes it will help these residents from across our region weather this storm.

We are looking to hire staff in various roles to become a part of the RCU team at Ocean View and make your mark during this time that will be remembered.  We are looking for individuals who want to make a difference to; those who are most vulnerable, their loved ones and our community.

Opportunities Available:

  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Continuing Care Assistant (CCA)
  • Housekeeper
  • Dietary Aide
  • Laundry Worker
  • Maintenance Worker
  • Admin Support

Qualifications:

  • RN, LPN – active license and registration with Nova Scotia College of Nursing
  • CCA – Completion of a CCA program and certification as a CCA
  • Housekeeper, Laundry Worker, Diet Aide – completion of Grade 12 or GED
  • Maintenance – Completion of a recognized course or trade
  • Admin Support – completion of recognized secretarial, office administration, or business program

What we offer:

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

Salary Range:  Ocean View offers a competitive compensation package

Hours of Work:  shifts may include days, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays

Only those granted an Interview will be contacted.  The successful candidate will be required to submit a criminal record and vulnerable sector check on offer of employment.

Please direct all applications to:
Human Resources
Email: hr@oceanv.ca

More information on the Regional Care Unit at Ocean View can be found HERE