Website Amica Senior Lifestyles
Job Description:LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSEAmica On The GorgeRegular Part Time (Saturday & Sunday 8:00AM to 4:00PM)At Amica we are united in our purpose to provide the best care in Senior Living in a supportive environment. We are setting a new standard for senior living in Canada by combining unparalleled premium hospitality and amenities with expert care and support to deliver a personalized senior living experience. We are committed to enriching the lives of seniors now and as their needs change, and offer Independent Living (IL), Assisted Living (AL) and Memory Care (MC) lifestyle options. Established in 1996, we own and operate over 30 residences in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario, and continue to grow in select markets.
Find out how you can become part of a team where you belong and make a real impact every day.A day in the life of a Licensed Practical Nurse:Under the direction of the Director of Wellness, you will provide direct, hands on nursing care to residents, including providing guidance to residents in the provision of activities of daily living and programs developed to enhance the psychological, social and recreational needs of Residents.How do I qualify?You must have:Current registration and good standing with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia or the College of Licensed Practical Nurses AlbertaCurrent CPR/ AED and Standard First Aid certificationMinimum 1 year recent experience working with geriatrics, long-term care, Assisted Living environment requiredWhat we are looking for:Good oral, verbal and written communication skills – English is essentialEffectively deal with others including coworkers, residents and familiesRespects each resident as an individual and is aware of his/her need for self-respect, privacy, and the right to share in decisions about his/her careAbility to work independently and in a team environmentAbility to critically think and problem solveAbility to effectively organize workloadAbility to operate related equipmentAbility to operate computers at a basic levelHas knowledge of professional accountability with provincial regulatory collegeIs competent in the provision of skilled nursing services according to practice scopeAbility to self recertify on expiration of both CPR/AED and Standard First Aid certificatesMaintains current knowledge in Gerontology annually through ongoing education (Training, workshops, certificate programs etc.)At Amica Senior Lifestyles we are passionate about working together in a supportive and inclusive environment that fosters innovation and turns ideas into action. We remain committed to creating workplaces that reflect the communities in which we operate. We are actively seeking applicants from all religions and ethnicities, LGBTQ2s, Black, Indigenous, racialized people, and persons with disabilities and encourage people from all backgrounds to apply for our positions.Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the Bona-fide requirements for the open position. Applicants need to make their requirements known when contacted.Nurses-Hiring-AMICA