Job Posting 77721

Nurse Pracitioner
Holland Christian Homes
Halton / Peel area
Brampton, Ontario
closes in 8 days (Tue, 14 Dec)
full time - term / contract

NURSE PRACTITIONER

 

 

JOB POSTING

Position Title: Nurse Practitioner

Employee Group: Temporary Full-Time

Department: Grace and Faith Manors

Classification: Non-Union

Posting #: LTC NP TEMP FT 2021-01

Hours: 37.5 hours per week; evenings, weekends, or on-call may be required

Application Deadline: November 30, 2021

Application Details: Submit a resume and cover letter

Start Date: ASAP

 

Are you an experienced Nurse Practitioner looking for a new challenge? Are you open to new leadership opportunities? Are you ready to meld your research, teaching and practical nursing capabilities? Consider expanding your horizons and join Holland Christian Homes as our new Nurse Practitioner!

 

 

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Nurse Practitioner will support the delivery of clinical care to the 280 residents of our Long-Term Care facilities (Grace Manor and Faith Manor). The Nurse Practitioner will be tasked with providing direct resident care as well as, education and leadership to the registered nursing staff, and will collaborate in research, education and evidence-based practice initiatives within the multi-disciplinary team.

 

Organization Background:

 

Holland Christian Homes Inc., is a dynamic, innovative organization that provides a full continuum of care to individuals in a Christian atmosphere. It consists of two long term care homes and 6 assisted living/independent living apartment towers located in Brampton.

 

We believe that individuals requiring our services have the right to a lifestyle that adequately meets their physical psychological, social, cultural and spiritual needs. These services are provided by fully qualified professional staff who deliver care using a holistic approach to provide quality care and quality of life to individuals.

 

Specific responsibilities include:

 

  • Provide comprehensive primary care to our residents as part of the interdisciplinary health care team
  • Manage the care of residents by providing pharmacological, complementary and/or counselling interventions, and perform procedures within the NP scope of practice
  • Provide exceptional person-focused health education
  • Conduct person-centred health assessment of residents on admission, annually and as needed
  • Order and/or perform appropriate screening and diagnostic investigations, interpreting results and assuming responsibility for follow-up
  • Identify, develop and implement practice innovations, in collaboration with the Medical Director(s)
  • Provide formal and informal teaching and coaching in the management of clinical care to the interdisciplinary team members, serving as a resource person, educator and role model
  • Oversee the RNAO Best Practice Spotlight Organization (BPSO) work at both Long-Term Care facilities in collaboration with program leads
  • Champion the Quality Improvement Program for the home as it relates to Skin and Wound Care, Falls Management, Continence Care, Behavioural Supports, etc.
  • Other duties as required

 

Qualifications:

  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario as a registered nurse in the extended class, and entitled to practice
  • A minimum of three (3) years experience working in a long-term care setting, or an equivalent amount of education and experience.
  • Post-graduate education and experience in Gerontology is an asset.
  • Specialty certification in geriatric nursing is preferred.
  • Experience in advanced care planning, palliative care and end of life care delivery is preferred
  • Current member of RNAO or NPAO with liability coverage.
  • Proven experience in chronic disease management and dementia care is an asset.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Proven charting and documentation skills, with exceptional attention to detail
  • Prior exposure to PointClickCare is an asset.
  • Ability to speak Dutch is an asset
  • Must be able to sit, stand and walk for long periods of time
  • Knowledge of legislative requirements for long term care and accreditation guidelines.
  • A comfort level in maintaining the core values and traditions of Holland Christian Homes as a Christian Homes
  • Satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Screening.
  • Evidence of a negative TB including flu shot and full COVID-19 vaccination.

 

Interested and qualified applicants should forward a Resume and Cover Letter as

ONE Document (PDF format) in confidence, to: Human Resources –

 

Holland Christian Homes welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified individuals.

 

Holland Christian Homes is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

 

Applicants agree that by providing personal information in response to this posting, and otherwise in any recruitment process with the Company, such personal information may be retained and used by HCH for a period of one (1) year from the date of this application, for the purpose of consideration for employment opportunities which may arise during that time period, unless an Applicant notifies the Company to the contrary.”

 

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

 

Disclaimer:

In keeping with Long Term Care reform, best practices, funding and direction this position may later require knowledge, skills, abilities and working conditions not noted here

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