Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Position

Status: Full-time/Part-time
Term: Contract
Shift: Morning Shifts/ Afternoon Shifts/ Evening Shifts/ Weekend Shifts/ On-Call Shifts

We are looking to hire qualified Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) for one of our biggest clients in ………………. As a Registered Practical Nurse, you are accountable for the assessment and planning of all aspects of resident care, delivering standard nursing procedures, medication administration and documentation in compliance with the respective legislations. The successful candidate should be patient, compassionate and client centric.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Establish a solid rapport with the client by satisfying their physical, psychological and social needs
  • Assess and interpret the client’s physical and psychological condition within the framework of Nursing practice (CNO) and established policies, along with other factors impacting their treatment outcomes
  • Ensure the early identification of health issues and complications associated with chronic or communicable diseases
  • Implement physicians’ orders; administer medications, start IVs, perform treatments, procedures and special tests and document treatment pursuant to company policies and respective legislations
  • Provide medical/nursing care to patients in accordance with the Legislated Standards of Nursing Practice
  • Collaborate with the medical team to develop and implement a customized personal care plan for each client
  • Document full cycle resident care in a timely manner and adhere to the patient confidentiality policy
  • Work in conjunction with the medical team to assess the clients in terms of their physical and psychological condition.
  • Monitor and anticipate medical supplies entailed, placing orders and restocking supplies dependent on inventory level
  • Ensure the proper operation and maintenance of medical equipment by complying with manufacturer’s instructions
  • Forster a positive, clean working environment that is conducive to team members, residents and family members
  • Perform ad hoc 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.

Work Experience

  • 1+ year of relevant experience working as a Registered Practical Nurse
  • Experience working in healthcare community centers, Public and regional health authorities, Clinics, Primary care settings, Nursing homes or Home care agencies


  • Registered Practical Nurse
  • Current Certificate of Competence, College of Nurses of Ontario
  • CPI, Safe Management is a plus
  • CPR
  • Valid Criminal Background Check with Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Valid Pharmacology Training & Certificate is a plus

Language & Communication Skills

  • Ability to communicate in English, both oral and written
  • Ability to effectively explain and convey the client or family needs to the medical team
  • Ability to read medical prescriptions and complete Incident Report Form

Transferable Skills

  • Ability to accommodate and cover On-Call & weekend shifts as required*
  • Ability to comply with standard policies/ procedures and ensure safe work practices
  • Ability to understand multiculturalism and approach culturally diverse populations
  • Eligible Candidates must be flexible in terms of scheduling and have a can-do attitude