Registered Nurse (TFT)

Facility: Ocean View Continuing Care Centre
Location: Eastern Passage
Position Details: Temporary Full-time (1.0)
 
THE ABOVE POSITION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE OF SHIFT AND UNIT AS NECESSARY TO FACILITATE COVERAGE FOR THE FACILITY
                        
Organization Description:
Ocean View is a community-governed organization operating a 177 bed Continuing Care Centre, a supporting Foundation, and has services that support seniors living at home and in our community. Our vision is to be the "community of choice for Nova Scotians needing support in a place they call home”. Ocean View is committed to the highest standards of support and services, and promotes a healthy workplace for its 300 staff. The organization fosters a healthy work-life balance and uses the latest best practice information at all levels. Fully accredited by Accreditation Canada since 1974, the organization's commitment to excellence is unsurpassed.
 
Job Summary:
Responsible for the organization and management of the nursing unit, ensuring Ocean View's standards for quality care are maintained under the direction of the Neighbourhood Manager.
 
Qualifications:          

  • Current registration with Registered Nurses’ Association of Nova Scotia
  • Bachelor of Nursing Degree or Nursing Administration Course (preferred)
  • Three (3) years geriatric nursing experience
  • 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 work 24-hour shift rotation on any nursing unit
  • Knowledge and experience in Venipuncture (preferred)
  • Ability to attend work on a regular and consistent basis

 
Ocean View Continuing Care Centre offers:

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

 
Salary Range: In accordance with the Collective Agreement between Ocean View and Ocean View Local of the Nova Scotia Nurse’s union.
Schedule:  All shifts - Days/Evenings/Nights/Weekends
Posting Close Date: May 29, 2017
 
Ocean View is a pet friendly organization, please be aware that this position will be working in an environment where pets live and visit.
 
Please send resume to:
Natalie Hillier, HR Assistant
Ocean View
1909 Caldwell Road
Eastern Passage, NS B3G 1M4
Email: hr@oceanv.ca