Full-Time Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

$29.00 - $34.00 hourly
  • Care Human Services Ltd
  • May 26, 2021
Full time LPN

Job Description

As one of our valued Licensed Practical Nurses in our Designated Supportive Living Facility, Stone Brook, you will work directly with Residents with diverse needs by encouraging opportunities for independence, well-being, and inclusion. Care Human Services, is an accredited, not-for-profit, charitable organization that provides a wide range of community services in Northwest Alberta.

 

Relocation Allowance will be considered if the applicant has more then 3 years experience. 

 

WHAT YOU WILL DO

 

  • Provide safe and effective nursing care 
  • Observe, monitor, report and document changes in the Resident's physical, mental and emotional state 
  • Assist with daily activities 
  • Collaborate as a member of a health care team 
  • Deliver consistent quality care to meet the needs of the Residents  
  • Completing documentation that is consistent with Care Human Services' policies and procedures
  • Care Human Services supports Residents 24/7, these positions are rotation based, and shifts occur all day and throughout the night

 

Our work sites are home to therapeutic animals, including cats and dogs. 

 

WHAT YOU NEED

 

  • Diploma in Practical Nursing
  • Registered with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta 
  • Clear Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector 
  • Must be 18 years old to apply

 

WHO YOU ARE

 

  • High level of communication and observation skills 
  • Work independently and as part of a team 
  • Be caring and compassionate, with a passion to make a difference in the community
  • We are looking for someone who can work with a variety of different shifts/schedules 
  • Critical thinker and able to use common sense when presented with a high stress situation.
  • Post-secondary education is any area of Human Services would be an asset and previous experience working in a similar role is highly advantageous, but not essential. 

 

POSITIONS AVAILABLE 

 

  • Full-time -8 hour rotational shifts will include days, evenings and  overnights
  • Casual - no set schedule, employee puts in offers for open shifts

 

BENEFITS YOU WILL GET

 

  • Opportunities for professional development, include workshops and specialty training 
  • Competitive salary on a wage grid with yearly steps
  • Relocation Allowance will be considered if the applicant has more then 3 years experience
  • Full Medical and Dental Benefits 
  • Health spending account 
  • Group Pension, Group RRSP program & Group Life Insurance