AMICA Mature Lifestyles Licensed Practical Nurse in North Vancouver, British Columbia
Come Grow with Amica and take your Career from GOOD to GREAT!
LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE
Amica at Edgemont Village
Passionate about providing the best service to your customers?
Looking for work that has a higher purpose?
Interested to join a team of passionate dedicated people who strive to be ‘the best’ in the industry?
Looking for work/ life balance and a company that has values that align with your personal ones?
Then Amica Mature Lifestyles is for you!
As a future Amican, you model respect, independence, support, happiness and trust. You will have the ability to interact with, serve, and provide a social and safe living environment to our residents.
Amica™ is dedicated to creating and sustaining superior retirement residences that enrich the quality of life for seniors who want, and deserve more. Amica™ communities are NOT traditional “senior's homes”. At Amica we believe that the expertise and dedication of our people are the foundation of our success. We are dedicated professionals with a sincere passion for caring, in a luxurious, service–rich environment.
A day in the life of a Licensed Practical Nurse:
Under the direction of the Director of Care, you will provide direct, hands on nursing care to residents, including providing guidance to residents in the provision of activities of daily living and programs developed to enhance the psychological, social and recreational needs of Residents.
How do I qualify?
You must have:
Current registration and good standing with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia or the College of Licensed Practical Nurses Alberta
Current CPR/ AED and Standard First Aid certification
Minimum 1 year recent experience working with geriatrics, long-term care, Assisted Living environment required
What we are looking for:
Good oral, verbal and written communication skills – English is essential
Effectively deal with others including coworkers, residents and families
Respects each resident as an individual and is aware of his/her need for self-respect, privacy, and the right to share in decisions about his/her care
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Ability to critically think and problem solve
Ability to effectively organize workload
Ability to operate related equipment
Ability to operate computers at a basic level
Has knowledge of professional accountability with provincial regulatory college
Is competent in the provision of skilled nursing services according to practice scope
Ability to self recertify on expiration of both CPR/AED and Standard First Aid certificates
Maintains current knowledge in Gerontology annually through ongoing education (Training, workshops, certificate programs etc.)
Position Vacant Until Filled
System ID: 2016-2378
Job Status: Temporary full time