Long-Term Care RPN Positions

JOB POSTING:  2021- 133

Long Term Care RPN Positions

$29.69 – $31.17

 The Perley and Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre is looking for Registered Practical Nurses to join our knowledgeable and professional team who are passionate about providing quality care. We are one of the largest and most progressive long-term care homes in Ontario. The Perley Rideau campus includes 450 long-term care beds, a 12-bed Guest House providing respite care and a Seniors Village with 139 independent-living apartments for seniors. We proudly house and serve both Community and Veteran beds and stand by our core values, because ‘Together, we improve the well-being of people we serve.’

 What sets the Perley Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre apart from other long-term care homes?

  • We are an RNAO Best Practice Spotlight Organization (BPSO)
  • We are a recognized Centre of Excellence in Frailty-Informed Care
  • We have achieved exemplary standing from Accreditation Canada

We also have many on site practice supports:

  • Full time wound care resource nurse
  • Full time Psychogeriatric team
  • Full time Collaborative Practice Nurse; supports new nurses and supports education
  • Offering many Preceptorship placements for students pursuing careers in healthcare

Job Summary:

Registered Practical Nurses must demonstrate the core competencies of nursing practice, working to the full scope of practice in the provision of resident care. The RPN’s work in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team and foster a team approach in the delivery of care to meet our Long-Term Care resident needs.

The RPN’s play a part in leadership roles on an interdisciplinary team that delivers long term care resident care.  This includes the completion of comprehensive bedside assessments and analysis of resident health records, and collaborating with the interdisciplinary care team to promote restorative nursing outcomes and achieve identified care goals.

Education & Experience

  • Completion of a 2-year Community College Registered Practical Nurse Diploma

Certificates & Licenses

  • In good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario as a recognized Registered Practical Nurse
  • Current CPR certification

Minimum Requirements:

  • Excellent care planning skills
  • Excellent assessment skills and knowledge of common Chronic Illnesses
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated CNO standard of documentation skills
  • Demonstrated Critical Thinking Skills

Desirable Qualities:

  • Proficient in Point Click Care (PCC) and Point of Care (POC)
  • Completion of GPA, LEAP, or PIECES
  • Restorative Nursing Knowledge
  • IV Therapy Experience
  • RNAO Champion
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work collaboratively with interdisciplinary team across health sectors
  • Ability to teach others

Job Type: Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time, Temporary Full Time and Casual

Salary: As per CUPE Collective Agreement Local 870 - $29.69- $31.17

Reference ID:  2021-133

“For candidates selected for consideration, the Perley Rideau, upon request, will make reasonable accommodation for any disability-related needs with respect to the recruitment process and materials.”

Please email your application to: jobs@prvhc.com

Fax to: 613-526-7190