Registered Nurse (Casuals)

Job Title:         Registered Nurse

  Dept:        Nursing                             Start Date:      Immediately

Posted Date: 2019                        Close Date:    Opened until filled

Reg/Temp: Casuals                          Full/Part:         casual positions


Union:       NA

Applications are accepted until 4:00 PM on the Closing Date


Opening Statement

The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is a Long Term Care Home to 137 Residents and employs approx. 270 staff in various Departments.

Skills & Abilities required – Key focus areas are: Leadership, Care Standards Consistency, Team Coordination, and Delivery of Competent Nursing Care.

Qualifications required – RN or BScN at an accredited School/College of Nursing. Current registration with the College of Registered Nurses of NS. Recent experience in geriatric setting preferred.   Demonstrate competency in team building, conflict resolution, delegation, and leadership. Current CPR certification required with annual updates and annual WHMIS required. For further detail See Job Description. On website for Registered Nurse

Hours of Work


Hours – Days & Nights as required for 24 hr. coverage


$30.79-37.54 per hour (according to experience)

Benefits/Pension Information

Comprehensive Benefits

Pension – NA

Vacation, holiday (Pro-rated)

Sick benefits- NA

Health Benefits NA

Closing Statement

Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Typically interviews are held within two weeks of closing date. The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is proud to provide a smoke free and scent free environment.

Additional Information

Apply using the Internal Application Forms to:

Jacqueline Delorey -Human Resources Coordinator

902-863-2578 Ext.292 Fax: 902-863-4437 Or email: