Residential Coordinator - RPN
The Heart of Hastings Hospice
Madoc, ON

Be a part of a compassionate, dynamic team! The Heart of Hastings Hospice has an opportunity for a Temporary Full-time Residential Coordinator. This position is a 1-year contract filling a maternity leave starting in October 2019. The Residential Coordinator acts as a resource person and navigator for palliative clients and their families throughout their journey in the hospice residence.

The role provides hands-on-comfort measures to hospice residents and assists individuals and their families to optimize their end-of-life journey through our compassionate and caring trained volunteer services.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Education as a Practical Nurse and be in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
  • Knowledge and understanding of hospice palliative care
  • Personal comfort dealing with death and dying
  • Experience working with volunteers
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and empathetic listening skills
  • Results driven, goal focused with strong analytical skills and proven problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including some evenings
  • Participation in a rotating on-call schedule

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Contract

Experience:

  • Palliative Care: 2 years (Preferred)