Employment - Licensed Practical Nurse (Homecare)

Licensed Practical Nurse (Homecare)

Eskasoni Health Centre

Full-Time Permanent

Weekends Evenings

Description

Eskasoni Health Centre currently has an opening for a Licensed Practical Nurse for the Eskasoni First Nation Home and Community Care Program. Home Care nursing provides the opportunity to utilize a wide scope of nursing practice and to care for individuals of all ages who have a variety of in-home nursing care needs.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP:

This position reports to the Health Director of Eskasoni Health Center

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibility include but not limited to:

  • Must be capable of functioning as a collaborative member of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Must be sensitive to the cultural issues associated with performing as a health professional in the context of a First Nations Community.
  • Must be responsive, flexible, and an effective communicator in the management of patient needs.
  • Be available for emergency on call coverage, if required.
  • Practice in accordance with the LPN Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics.
  • Perform related nursing duties
  • Adhere to the policy and procedures of Eskasoni Community Health Centre.
Requirements

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Registered Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Registration and license to practice in the Province of Nova Scotia
  • Demonstrated communication and organizational skills
  • Valid Driver’s License and access to a reliable vehicle
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Completed Criminal and Vulnerable Sector Records Check.
  • Ability to speak Mi’kmaq considered an asset
How To Apply

Eskasoni Health Centre will be accepting applications for this position via email. Please follow the instructions below carefully. Failure to do so may result in disqualification.

Submit Resume, Cover Letter and 3 References to:

Email: jobs@eskasonihealth.ca, or mail to: c/o Karlee Francis, Health Director, Eskasoni Health Centre, 4555 Shore Road, Eskasoni, NS, or fax to: 902-379-2421 

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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
Community
Eskasoni 3
County
Cape Breton Regional Municipality
Province
Nova Scotia
Country
Canada
Opportunity Information
Employer
Eskasoni Health Centre
NOC Code
Licensed practical nurses (3233)
Experience Required
Yes
Available Openings
1
Pay Type
To be Determined
Remuneration
To be Determined (Negotiable)
Estimated Weekly Hours
Start Date
May 30th 2022
End Date
Language
English
Language Requirements
Ability to speak Mi’kmaq considered an asset
Language Proficiency Level
Fluent (CLB 10-12)
Posted on
May 16th 2022
Expires
June 15th 2022