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Licensed Practical Nurse

AMICA MATURE LIFESTYLES INC.

North Vancouver, BC, CANADA

Healthcare Services and Wellness

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Come Grow with Amica and take your Career from GOOD to GREAT! 

 

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE  

Amica at Edgemont Village 

(Casual: On Call Basis) 

 

Are you? 

  • Passionate about making a difference? 

  • Looking for work that has a higher purpose?  

  • Interested in a job that allows you to make a meaningful difference in society and provide seniors with the most memorable and fulfilling experiences in a lifetime? 

  • Interested to join a team of passionate, dedicated people who strive to do it better than anyone else in the industry? 

Then Amica Mature Lifestyles is for you!

 

About Amica:

 

At Amica, we create and deliver lifestyle experiences inspiring seniors to feel vibrant and live younger. 

 

And we do it better than anyone else!

 

Amica provides an all-inclusive retirement lifestyle focused on health and well-being, in communities designed to offer a superior, service-rich environment.

 

We believe that the later stages of life can and should be among the most meaningful, memorable and fulfilling experiences in a lifetime. To that end, we are committed to deliver premium accommodations, engaging Wellness & Vitality™ programs, and healthy and flavourful menus.

As Amicans, we work together each day with a life affirming spirit from within that allows us all to be “young inside”.

 

A day in the life of a Licensed Practical Nurse: 

 

Under the direction of the Director of Care, 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 Alberta
  • Current CPR/ AED and Standard First Aid certification
  • Minimum 1 year recent experience working with geriatrics, long-term care, Assisted Living environment required  

What we are looking for:  

  • Good oral, verbal and written communication skills – English is essential
  • Effectively deal with others including coworkers, residents and families
  • Respects 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 care
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to  critically think and problem solve
  • Ability to effectively organize workload
  • Ability to operate related equipment
  • Ability to operate computers at a basic level
  • Has knowledge of professional accountability with provincial regulatory college
  • Is competent in the provision of skilled nursing services according to practice scope
  • Ability to self recertify on expiration of both CPR/AED and Standard First Aid certificates
  • Maintains current knowledge in Gerontology annually through ongoing education (Training, workshops, certificate programs etc.)

 

Position vacant until filled.

 

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About Amica Mature Lifestyles

Are you passionate about providing outstanding service to your customers? Do you long for work that has a higher purpose? Are you looking to join a team of passionate dedicated people who strive to be the best in the industry? Are you looking for work/ life balance and a company that has values that align with your personal ones? Then Amica Mature Lifestyles is for you! We provide luxury housing and light care for seniors; some refer to our communities as a cruise ship that never leaves the dock. Our employees rate the opportunity to interact with, serve, and provide a social and safe living environment as the number one reason they love what they do.

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What it's like to work at Amica Mature Lifestyles

Why work for Amica?

At Amica, we are committed to creating a culture of passion, purpose, dedication and excellence within our employees to support Amica’s vision. We do this by delivering on our promise to our residents and providing superior Wellness & Vitality™ within independent living retirement communities.

Wellness & Vitality™

Our principles of Wellness & Vitality™ are based on physical, emotional, spiritual, vocational, intellectual and social wellness. We encourage a healthy lifestyle for both our residents and employees, through newsletters, social events, a wide variety of programming and facilities.

Amica HELPING HANDS

Our HELPING HANDS charity assists less fortunate seniors through capital project funding and by creating and delivering gift baskets over the holiday season along with other programs throughout the year. Amica HELPING HANDS is committed to assisting some of Canada’s most vulnerable seniors.

A look inside Amica Mature Lifestyles

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Benefits & Perks

Compensation and benefits

At Amica, we are committed to providing competitive compensation, excellent employer paid health benefits, employee stock purchase plan as well as eligibility for the tuition reimbursement program for full time and regular part time positions. We provide regular time off and a fun team-based workplace. Each year we review our salaries to ensure that they are progressive and competitive to the overall marketplace.

Professional development

Amica encourages and supports the career growth and advancement of our employees through career planning, coaching, professional development and promotional opportunities as well as tuition reimbursement. You provide the passion, and we will provide the support and opportunities you need to reach your career potential.

Licensed Practical Nurse, AMICA MATURE LIFESTYLES INC., North Vancouver, BC, CANADA