Team Leader (LPN)
Location: Musquodobit Harbour
Job Category: Nursing, Healthcare, LPN, Management
Position Available: One (1) Temporary (12months) Full-time position
The Birches Nursing Home is a Community Governed organization that operates a 42 bed Continuing Care Centre. The Birches Nursing Home (TBNH) 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.
Reporting to the Director of Resident and Family Experience, the Team Leader (LPN) is accountable for the day-to-day management of the RN, LPN and CCA staff assigned to the units. Specific RN scope of practice matters are referred to the Director of Resident and Family Experience but otherwise the RN is accountable to the Team Leader. This includes the coordination of resident care, supervision and support of the care team, problem solving with residents and families. The successful incumbent will be required to work evenings/weekends as needed to support the overall management of the long-term care home. The incumbent will:
Lead all initiatives to ensure that the staff are successful in the achievement of organizational goals and objectives in keeping with the strategic direction, mission, vision, and values of TBNH
Provide leadership and direction to ensure that the work of all staff meets the required standards, and promotes safe, competent, and ethical care for all residents at TBNH.
Participate in the development of policies and procedures, provide education to staff, and lead quality improvement projects
Recruit, onboard, educate, and provide performance reviews for the LPN and CCA staff.
We are seeking to fill one (1) full time temporary position, we require:
An active license to practice as an LPN
Training / education in leadership, long term care, etc.
Two (2) years management experience
Current certification in CPR/First Aide
Education in dementia care is highly desirable
The Birches Nursing Home Offers:
A supportive work environment
The successful candidate will be required to submit a criminal record and vulnerable sector check as well as proof of Covid immunization upon receiving an offer of employment.
Salary Range: TBNH offers a competitive compensation package including a comprehensive benefits package
Please be aware that TBNH is a pet friendly environment
More information on our organization can be obtained by visiting our website at www.thebirchesns.ca