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SHIFT / VISIT / EVENING AND WEEKENDS - REGISTERED NURSES AND PRACTICAL NURSES NEEDED - KINGSTON AREA

Location

Kingston

Start Date

As Soon As Possible

Positons Available

4

Duties and Responsibilities

Join a winning team. Make a difference.

CBI Heath Group (formerly Cancare Health Services) is one of the largest, most successful and diverse healthcare companies in Canada. We provide diverse opportunities and strong career path development. Whatever your skills and talents, we can match our opportunities to you as an individual. We are committed to providing you with a dynamic work environment with the support to ensure you are successful in your career development. Home Health is a dynamic team of professionals providing challenging career opportunities and fulfilling roles.

Registered Nurses and Practical Nurses - Come Grow With Us!
 
CBI Home Health C is a division of CBI Health Group - a values-based, results-oriented and collaborative company that is focused on providing more access and better health outcomes to patients and communities across Canada. We are a service organization built upon a foundation of delivering premium quality interactions with every client and customer, setting the standard of care across the country. CBI Home Health is actively recruiting for Registered Nurses and Registered Practical Nurses for Shifts and Visits in their Kingston area Home Care Division.

RN / RPN RESPONSIBILITIES:
 

  • Facilitate family centered care.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required with an ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team as well as with families from a diverse cultural and socio-economic backgrounds.
  • Good organizational skills, with an ability to be flexible and adapt to effectively meet the changing needs and priorities of the unit.
  • Good attendance and work record required.

WHAT CBI HOME HEALTH HAS TO OFFER TO YOU!

-Competitive salary
-Sign on Bonus*
-Shift premiums
-Group health and dental benefits*
-RRSP*
-Paid vacation
-Paid in-services and orientation

 

 

Educational Requirements

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
 

  • Registered Nurse or Registered Practical Nurse Diploma or Degree
  • Current RN / RPN registration with the College of Nurses of Ontarion required
  • Current BCLS/CPR certification required or agreement to obtain within 3 months of commencement into position
  • 2 years recent nursing experience preferred
  • Bereavement / Palliative nursing care skills an asset
  • EXPERIENCE WITH CLIENTS WHO ARE VENTILATOR DEPENDENT AND WHO HAVE COMPLEX CARE NEES WILL BE CONSIDERED AND ASSET FOR THIS POSITION
     

Additional Requirements

  • Must be able to cover rural areas in the Kingston and Frontenac areas

  • Must be able to work both community visits and shifts
  • Work shifts of one hour or longer
  • Work alternating weekends (Saturday and Sunday)
  • Availability to work evening visits, 5 evenings out of 2 weeks is required
  • Fluency and in French an asset
  • Must have 2 step Mantoux test (TB) within last 12 months
  • Criminal and vulnerable police clearance within last 12 months
  • Current CPR


 

 

A caring Canadian company since 1972