As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you are part of an interprofessional health care team utilizing nursing processes, critical thinking, problem solving and decision making skills. You will be guided by your education, experience, demonstrated skill level and AHS policies and procedures. You will play a key role in providing safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS.
Classification: Licensed Practical Nurse
Union: AUPE AUX
Department: DaySrgyCbnd OR PARR PrePostOp
Primary Location: Leduc Community Hospital
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 10-DEC-2020
Temporary Employee Class: Temp P/T Benefits
Date Available: 20-DEC-2020
Temporary End Date: 30-NOV-2021
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 4
Shifts per cycle: 10
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, On Call
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $26.45
Maximum Salary: $34.63
Vehicle Requirement: Not Applicable
Completion of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).
Additional Required Qualifications:
Minimum 2 years recent surgical nursing experience required. Effective patient teaching experience required (both written and verbal). Strong critical thinking skills necessary. Demonstrates proficiency in clinical assessment skills. Demonstrated high functioning time-management and organizational skills. Demonstrated ability to prioritize in a rapidly changing environment. Demonstrated effective interpersonal and communication skills through computer, verbal and written means, in a professional and mature manner. Demonstrated initiative, flexibility and independence of nursing practice in a multidisciplinary team environment.
Recent experience in Day Surgery and Endoscopy preferred. Outpatient surgical and medical clinic experience desired.