Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Position

Location: Cannington, Ajax, Oshawa, ON 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Meet the physical, psychological, emotional, spiritual, cultural and social needs and expectations of the residents as assessed and planned by the interdisciplinary team, with particular emphasis on cultural sensitivity
  • Provide nursing care and clinical intervention in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of resident-driven care by participating in the residents MDS assessment and developing an individual resident’s care plan and updating accordingly
  • Create a comfortable and safe environment that provides opportunities for privacy, dignity, control, and maintenance of the resident’s personal style
  • Assume responsibilities for medication administration, narcotic control, application of treatments and dressings, transcription of physician orders, reordering of medications and other skills
  • Provide supervision and support to non-regulated staff on his/her assigned Resident Home Area (RHA) by following the standards of the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Qualifications:

  • Graduated from an accredited and recognized registered practical nursing program
  •  Current license as a Registered Practical Nurse with CNO, in good standing.
  • Vulnerable police check
  • Healthcare professional CPR
  • CPI, Food Handler, Pharmacology, other certifications – plus
  • Potent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Ability to comply with standard policies/ procedures and ensure safe work practices

To apply, please send your resume to careers@neximcare.ca

Please be prepared to provide a cover letter, and three references.

We appreciate the interest of all candidates. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.