Registered Nurse (St. Peter's Residence at Chedoke)

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Part-time

St. Peter’s Residence at Chedoke is a not for profit 210 bed long-term care residence that features high quality living in a home like environment. "Privacy, dignity and caring" is the philosophy we live by. If you are an individual who values Teamwork, Honesty, Respect, Innovation, Versatility and Excellence then we would like to hear from you.

We are currently hiring a Registered Nurse (RN) to join our team. This casual position will offer you a competitive wage and on-going professional development opportunities including but not limited to:

  • Involvement with different clinical practice committees with an opportunity to chair/co-chair
  • Involvement with clinical and leadership projects and initiatives across the organization
  • Involvement with program reviews and teaching in-house courses

KEY RESPONSIBILTIES:

  • Oversees three to four Terraces, each housing thirty long-term care residents
  • Coordinates resident care with residents, residents’ families, visitors and all health team members
  • Provide nursing care and leads teams of RPNs and PSWs to ensure the provision of nursing care in accordance with administrative policies, physician’s orders, established standards and nursing principles and LTCH Act requirements
  • Develops and maintains up-to-date individual resident care plans through interdisciplinary care conferences and care planning
  • Assist the Director of Care in training, supervising and evaluating personnel as required
  • Responsible and accountable for direct resident care activities via in-service, ongoing education and dealing with related nursing issues and any other duties as assigned by the Director of Care or delegate

 REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be a Registered Nurse with a current license in good standing from the College of Nurses of Ontario; a Bachelor of Science in Nursing is preferred.
  • Minimum one year of nursing experience, long-term care experience would be considered an asset.
  • Demonstrated leadership ability with comprehensive knowledge of nursing and health care practices and techniques as they relate to long term care; previous supervisory experience is preferred.
  • Must promote customer service excellence.
  • Good physical and mental health, empathy, patience and tact are important qualities to possess.
  • Seeks out opportunities to maintain competency and continued learning.
  • The successful candidate will be required to submit a Police Check, Vulnerable Sector Check and a medical clearance.

Please submit your resume and cover letter, in confidence, using the Apply Now feature below, or submit by fax at 905-383-7112.

Thrive Group welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require accommodation in the completion of this application please contact the HR Department at 289-309-8477 or by email at hr@thrivegroup.ca.