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Caressant Care Nursing and Retirement Homes Ltd.

Caressant Care was founded in 1975 with a 60-bed Nursing Home in Woodstock, Ontario. We now own and operate 15 Nursing Homes and 10 Retirement Homes (which are all adjoined to a Nursing Home).

Caressant Care Nursing and Retirement Homes are located primarily in small towns in Ontario. Many residents are friends, neighbours and even family members of our staff. This small town atmosphere is evident by the care, respect and helpfulness shown by all Caressant Care staff.

Position:  Director of Nursing

Region:  London and Middlesex, Oxford and Norfolk, Elgin, Huron and Perth

Description:  Caressant Care is seeking a Director of Nursing to join our accomplished team of professionals at our 55-bed long term care home in Courtland, Ontario. We are looking for candidates with a background in geriatric care and health care management with a desire to make a difference in the lives of our residents.

In this challenging role, you will lead the entire nursing service at this facility, promoting superb quality of care through effective management, orientation and education of our staff. You will provide oversight of drug management, clinical nursing techniques, nursing records, nursing supplies and coordination of nursing with other disciplines.


  • Registered Nurse, in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Certificate of Competence
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Proven ability to practice excellent organizational skills

This is a full-time permanent position. Pay commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Salary:  To be negotiated

Terms of Employment:  Full time

Deadline for Application:  Sunday, April 30, 2017

How to Apply:  Interested candidates should apply online.

The successful candidate will require a Criminal Reference Check with a Vulnerable Sector Screening.

Location:  Courtland

Profession Type:  Nurses (NP, RN and RPN)

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