R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home, 64 Pleasant Street, Antigonish NS B2G 1W7
Competition #:420-24-07-16- 21 Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse
Dept.: Nursing Start Date: Immediately
Posted Date: July 16, 2021 Close Date: Open until filled
Reg/Temp: Permanent Full/Part: Part-time .45 position (36 hrs. biweekly)
(subject to change)
Applications are accepted until 4:00 PM on the Closing Date
The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is a Long Term Care Home to 137 Residents and employs approx. 270 staff in various Departments.
LPN Skills & Abilities Required: refer to LPN (Job) Description on website www.rkmacdonald.ca
Qualifications required – LPN at an accredited School/College of nursing. Current license with the CLPNS (College of License Practical Nurses of NS). Minimum of 1-year experience with Medication Administration. Recent experience in geriatric setting preferred. Recent experience as Team Lead or Supervisor of CCA staff/equivalent preferred. Current CPR certification required with annual updates and annual WHMIS required. Regular and consistent attendance is essential.
Hours of Work (Subject to change)
Days & Nights (as required to cover 24 hr. period)
12 hour shifts (7am – 7 pm or & 7 pm -7am)
Salary: 26.24710 – 29.1760 (based on Union Contract Scale and on experience)
Pension –Yes (can deferred for 3 mos.)
Vacation, holiday pro- rated to part-time hrs. – Yes
Sick benefits- yes following probation period (528 for LPN)
Health Benefits – yes (Health (Travel), Dental, Life, etc.
Closing Statement Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those Applicants selected for an interview to be contacted. Interviews held within two weeks of closing date. These are UNIFOR bargaining unit positions. Preference given to bargaining unit employees for unionized positions. The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is proud to provide a smoke free and scent free environment. The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is committed to being a workforce that is free of discrimination, values diversity, and is representative, in all job positions, of the residents we serve. Internal applicants to apply by using the Internal Application Form, External Applicants to submit cover letter and resume to: Jacqueline Delorey HR 902-863-2578 Ext.292 Fax: 902-863-4437 or email: email@example.com
Disclaimer: Please refer to nursing home website for complete job posting www.rkmacdonald.ca