Employment - Casual - Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Casual - Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Northside Community Guest Home

Casual Union

Weekdays Weekends Evenings Nights Shift On-Call Holidays


Calling all compassionate and dedicated Licensed Practical Nurses!

Are you ready to embark on a fulfilling journey in long-term care?

We're seeking vibrant individuals like you to join our team at Northside Community Guest Home in North Sydney, Nova Scotia.

If you're passionate about providing top-notch care to seniors and crave the flexibility of casual employment, this opportunity is tailor-made for you!


  • Provide direct nursing care to residents in long-term care facilities.
  • Administer medications, monitor vital signs, and assist with activities of daily living.
  • Collaborate with the interdisciplinary healthcare team to develop and implement care plans.
  • Assess and document residents' health status, progress, and any changes in condition.
  • Ensure a safe and comfortable environment for residents, promoting their overall well-being.
  • Communicate effectively with residents, families, and colleagues, fostering positive relationships.
  • Current licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse in Nova Scotia.
  • Graduation from an accredited Practical Nursing program.
  • Current registration with the Nova Scotia College of Nursing
  • Current Standard First Aid or CPR Certificate
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification.
  • Experience working in long-term care, or a similar healthcare setting is preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of nursing practices and procedures.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and manage time effectively.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Compassionate and patient-centered approach to care.
  • Flexibility to work various shifts including days, evenings, and weekends.
  • Clear and satisfactory Police Record and Vulnerable Sector Check within the last 6 months - required.
  • Proof of Covid 19 vaccination - required.

Work With Us

  • Competitive compensation with signing bonus, and benefits package.
  • Opportunity to work in a supportive and collaborative team environment.
  • Enhance your skills and knowledge through ongoing professional development.
  • Make a meaningful difference in the lives of residents and their families.
  • Gain valuable experience in a long-term care setting, contributing to your career growth.

Join our squad and be part of an organization that values compassionate care, fosters professional growth, and embraces a trendy work environment.

Apply today and become a driving force in the lives of seniors residing in Nova Scotia's long-term care facilities!

How To Apply

Northside Community Guest Home will be accepting applications for this opportunity via their Human Resource Information System (HRIS), or other external site. Please follow the link and the instructions below carefully. Failure to do so may result in disqualification.

Apply here

Intended Audience

This employment opportunity is open for: Canadian, Permanent Residents, and Temporary Residents who are able to work for any employer in Canada (Study Permit and Open work permit holders).

Only applicants who are authorized to work in Canada will be considered.

Location Information
North Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Municipality
Nova Scotia
Opportunity Information
Northside Community Guest Home
NOC Code
Licensed practical nurses (32101)
Experience Required
Available Openings
Pay Type
To be Determined
To be Determined
Estimated Weekly Hours
Start Date
End Date
Posted on
September 5th 2023
October 1st 2023