peopleCare was honored as one of Canada’s 50 most engaged employers four years in a row. We are a growing family-based organization in long-term care. We strive to exceed expectations. Our staff is engaged and enthusiastic about providing excellent care to our residents. We are constantly evolving and encourage out-of-the-box thinking and ideas. We are looking for talented people who embrace change with a positive attitude. Offering great wellness and recognition programs is important to us.
We are looking for your talents and ideas. If you enjoy challenges, strive to increase efficiency, and enjoy working with people – we want you!
Meaford Long Term Care is in an eligible community for the Canada Student Loan Forgiveness Program for Family Doctors and Nurses (Offered through the Federal Government) as well as the Tuition Support Program for Nurses (Offered through the Provincial Government).
As a member of the peopleCare nursing team, this position provides for all aspects of nursing care and directs the work of nursing and personal care staff in the assigned unit. In performing these duties, the individual may assume the duties of charge nurse in an assigned unit. The position ensures all legislative standards, company policies and procedures and rule and regulations are adhered to in a professional manner.
Reports to: Director of Care/Director of Nursing
Current certificate of competency from the College
Experience in Long-Term Care considered an asset Experience working with seniors and unregulated care providers Education and experience in gerontology, rehabilitation, community/complex/long term care an asset Must possess strong written and oral communication, critical thinking, care coordination, time management and customer focus skills Must have demonstrated sound clinical knowledge and ability to delegate to unregulated care providers Skills in use of computer and Microsoft Office applications