Licensed Practical Nurse

Positions:
Casual


Facility Description:

The Birches Nursing Home is a Community Governed organization that operates a 42 bed Continuing Care Centre.  The Birches is committed to the highest standards of support and services and promotes a health workplace for its 100 staff.  The organization fosters a healthy work life balance and uses the latest best practice information at all levels.


JOB SUMMARY:

The LPN functions as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team under the direction of the RN & the Resident Care Manager to provide direct nursing care to residents.


QUALIFICATIONS:

Required: 

  • Current registration with the Licensed Practical Nurses Association of Nova Scotia.

  • Recognized Pharmacology course and experience in the administration of medicines.

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with residents, families, visitors and co-workers.

  • Ability to work effectively as a contributing team member.

  • Demonstrated ability to live the values of The Birches.

Asset:

  • Experience in long term care

  • Experience working with Alzheimer’s and related dementias


BENEFITS: We offer a comprehensive compensation package including: a pension plan, attractive benefits plan, and a competitive salary.
 

Please email resume to:

Human Resources

hr@thebirchesns.ca

Or Fax to: 902-465-4929