Join us as a Neighbourhood Manager

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, 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:

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 (NSCN).
  • 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 collaborating 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. Regular hours of work are 0800-1600, Monday through Friday. Given the scope, and responsibility of the role, there may be occasions where the NM is required to stay beyond this time. On call availability/flexibility may be required.

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