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Highview Residences London

Highview Residences is a retirement residence, which offers specialized care to persons with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia. The ideal candidate for the Registered Nursing position will be a positive, creative, flexible person who puts the needs of the residents first. Reporting to the Care Coordinator of Highview or their delegate, the RPN will provide personal care to the residents of Highview with compassion and excellence, meeting the physical, social, spiritual and emotional needs of these residents. The RPN will work with cooperation and kindness with the other members of the care team, while supervising the PSW staff.

Position:  Registered Nurse/Registered Practical Nurse

Region:  London and Middlesex

Description:  

  • Medication Administration and Medical Assessments of residents Personal care for elderly persons with dementia, including bathing, dressing, toileting, feeding, making breakfasts and snacks, laundry, housekeeping, cueing, redirecting, mental stimulation, etc
  • Attend all Highview training and associate meetings
  • Supervise and assist PSW Associates
  • Other duties as assigned 

Qualifications: 

  • Registration with the College of Nurses in good standing
  • A minimum of 1 year experience working with the population served
  • Must be available to work evenings and weekends
  • An understanding of the needs and realities of the elderly, including matters of mobility and communication, such as Alzheimer’s Disease and related dementia
  • Have a current vulnerable persons check
  • Safe food handlers certificate, CPR, First Aid, and GPA
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to adapt to frequently changing and challenging situations


Salary:  $21.74/hr to start

Terms of Employment:  Temporary Full-Time

Deadline for Application:  Saturday, July 28, 2018

How to Apply:  Please email your resume to jobs@highviewres.com.

We thank you for your interest in this position. Only those candidates who will be interviewed will be contacted directly.

No Recruitment Search Firms. No phone calls please.


Location:  London

Profession Type:  Nurses (NP, RN and RPN)

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