Registered Nurse 2
Jobs PEI
O'Leary, PE
The successful applicant will be a member of the Health Care Team. Duties include but are not limited to: - monitoring the ongoing physical, psycho-social, emotional and spiritual needs of residents;- providing direct resident care as necessary and performing skilled nursing duties;- conducting nursing care plans and nursing conferences;- monitoring, observing and recording the residents response to nursing care and treatment;- assisting the physician and other members of the health care team as needed;- monitoring performance of LPNs/RCWs to ensure that all activities adhere to the philosophy of care at Margaret Stewart Ellis Home;- assisting in the orientation of new staff and field students;- controlling and administering prescribed medication;- staffing the facility as required;- performing other duties as required. Bi-Weekly Hours: Casual, on demand / 7.5 and/or 11.25 hour / Days, Evenings, Nights and Weekends / Casual employees are called on short notice to relieve staff that are on leave or unavailable for work. The work will be on an on-call basis only.
Qualifications
Minimum Qualifications: - Active or eligible for registration with the College of Registered Nurses of Prince Edward Island.- Some experience that demonstrates adequate supervisory skills and the ability to deal effectively with staff, residents and their families, and various medical personnel and outside agencies. - A good previous work and attendance record.- The successful applicant must provide a satisfactory criminal records check prior to beginning employmentOther Qualifications: - Experience working with geriatric clients, including those with cognitive impairments and additional course work in gerontology would be an asset.- Additional relevant education and experience would be an asset. Preference will be given to PEINU membersNote: Please ensure the application clearly demonstrates how you meet the noted qualifications as applicants will be screened based on the information provided. We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted.