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Registered Nurse- Casual

Location: Sydney
Company: MacGillivray Guest Home

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Responsible To: Director of Resident CareHours of Work: Shift Work - 8 hour shiftsPosition Summary:Responsible for directing and coordinating all nursing care for assigned residents based on established clinical nursing practice standards. Collaborates with other professionals and disciplines to ensure effective and efficient resident care and the achievement of desired resident outcomes. Nursing services are provided in keeping with the mission, vision and values of the Home within an environment of safe practice, respect for dignity and resident focused care.Core Competencies:Accepts responsibility for decisions made and for achieving the expectations of the RN role in the organization.Communicates effectively with residents, coworkers, managers, families and volunteers.Displays attitudes in work performance that are in keeping with the mission statement and are resident focused.Works cooperatively and respectfully with others to further the values and mission of the organization.Participates in continuous quality improvement by seeking ways to improve resident care and service delivery.Demonstrates ability to adapt to change by taking responsibility for self learning, receptive to new ideas and willingness to try new methods and approaches.Demonstrates respect and caring by accepting others values and opinions, displaying compassion and empathy, protecting the integrity and confidentiality of others.Qualifications:BSCN or Graduate of accredited School of NursingCurrent registration with CRNNSCurrent BCLS CertificateProficient oral and written communication skillsOther Requirements:Good general health which allows for the ability to attend work on a regular basis and meet the physical demands of the position.Excellent rapport with the elderlyMust have a good attendance recordGood personal hygienePersonal police record check clearance and negative Vulnerable Sector CheckKnowledge and Skills:Knowledge of and appropriate application of the nursing processAble to independently seek out resources and work collaborativelyOrganized and able to set priorities in a constantly changing work environment.Demonstrates critical thinking skills and problem solving abilitiesDemonstrated ability to communicate effectively with residents, family, staff and other members of the health care teamAccountability:Knowledgeable of and implements the mission and values of the Home in the delivery of resident care.Knowledgeable of departmental policies and proceduresPractices and promotes occupational health and safetyKnowledgeable of Protection of Persons in Care ActContinuing Education Responsibilities:Attends in-services and educational/training sessions for self developmentAttends compulsory CPR, fire safety and WHMIS training as requiredAttends and participates in departmental staff meetingsNote:Only serious applicants need applyResume/Cover Letter must be received not later than April 30th, 2021If you feel you meet the qualifications for this position, please send your resume toStacey Boutilier,Director of Resident CareRC MacGillivray Guest Home25 Xavier DriveSydney, Nova ScotiaB1S 2R9Fax: (902) 567-0437 orstacey.boutilier@mggh.orgOnly those accepted for an interview will be contacted. Offer of employment isconditional upon completion of all applicable background checks and confirmation of credential

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