Make a difference in the lives of seniors. Come work for AdvoCare Health Services, we take "Pride in Caring".
We are now recruiting casual LPN's to work at Piccadilly Care Facility in Salmon Arm, BC.
Education: Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.): Licensure by the appropriate province or territory of work, Completion of the Canadian Practical Nurse Registration Examination, Basic cardiac life support (BCLS), Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate
Experience: Experience an asset
Languages: Speak English, Read English, Write English
Work Setting: Nursing or convalescent home
Registered Nursing Assistant Specific Skills: Take patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse, Distribute medication to patients, Change patients' dressings, Provide pre-operative and post-operative personal and comfort care, Monitor established respiratory therapy and intravenous therapy, Provide safety and health education to individuals and their families, Bathe and dress patients, Assist registered nurses with various medical procedures
Additional Skills: Monitor patients' progress and report any changes
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Attention to detail, Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Essential Skills: Oral communication, Working with others, Problem solving, Decision making, Critical thinking, Job task planning and organizing, Continuous learning
You must be able to work variable shifts, including weekends. Have TB test and provide Physicians clearance note.
Successful candidates will undergo a criminal Record Clearance.
visit our website www.advocarehealthservices.com
or email jenni.hicks(@)advocarehealth.com
or fax 250-803-0515