Employment - Licensed Practical Nurse

Licensed Practical Nurse

MacLeod Group Health Services

Full-Time Temporary

Weekends Evenings On-Call


MacLeod Port Hawkesbury is centrally-located on extensive landscaped grounds and is near all services and amenities in Port Hawkesbury. MacLeod Port Hawkesbury Nursing Home is a 66-bed MacLeod Cares home in Nova Scotia offering a mix of Residential Care Facility and Nursing Care beds and part of Macleod Group Health Services LTD (MGHSL).  We are seeking individuals who are committed to service excellence and providing quality person centered care. MGHSL offers a positive, fair, fun, and productive workplaces where you can grow your career. We are looking for the best and brightest people who are committed in helping us maintain the highest standards in resident care.

The LPN will provide holistic resident care, taking into consideration their physical, emotional, spiritual, and psychological health needs. The LPN will assess, plan, implement, and evaluate Resident care within the LPN Scope of Practice. The LPN will function as a team leader and provide direction and supervision for Resident Care Workers in the Home.

In this leadership role, you will work within a team of highly skilled professionals who together, provide exceptional medical and compassionate care for our residents.  Within the MGHSL you can expect to receive mentorship, training, and opportunities for professional growth. Whether you are just starting your career or have demonstrated a lifelong love for helping others.  MGHSL strives to be industry leading while demonstrating exceptional care for our residents and their families. 


Are you:

  • A Nurse who has successfully completed a recognized Practical Nursing Program including pharmacology, health assessment, and medication administration
  • A Nurse with a current license with the College of Practical Nurses of Nova Scotia
  • Able to provide proof of COVID Vaccination
  • Certified in Safe Resident Handling
  • A new or recent grad
  • Or have previous nursing experience

Once you join our incredible team you can access competitive wages and the best coworkers on the Island!

MGHSL is committed to an inclusive and diverse workforce.  We encourage African Nova Scotian’s, Indigenous, people of colour, LGTBQ, and people with disabilities to apply.

Great people are the foundation of our success!

How To Apply

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

Please send Resume and Cover Letter to Lindsay Ross Manager of Recruitment & Retention.  Identify in Subject Line  LPN PHNH

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
Port Hawkesbury
The Town of Port Hawkesbury
Nova Scotia
Opportunity Information
MacLeod Group Health Services
NOC Code
Licensed practical nurses (3233)
Experience Required
Available Openings
Pay Type
To be Determined (Negotiable)
Estimated Weekly Hours
Start Date
End Date
Language Proficiency Level
Intermediate (CLB 5-7)
Posted on
June 13th 2022
July 31st 2022