Registered Nurse - Vegreville, Alberta

Full-Time
Posted On Mar 24

Your Opportunity:

Vegreville, located 102 km east of Edmonton has a population of 6,000 and offers a complete range of services, has a friendly small-town atmosphere and is an attractive place to raise a family. Vegreville is an active community with excellent amenities for all ages and lifestyles. The Alberta Health Service facility in Vegreville is the Vegreville Care Centre, a seniors housing facility which allows for 60 Long Term Care residents. The newly designated facility has cottages built within, allowing for a more homelike atmosphere for both residents and their families. Reporting to the Care Manager, the Registered Nurse provides resident care services as a member of a long term care team. RN’s/RPN’s assess, co-ordinate and participate in total nursing care for residents, supervise in accordance with CARNA/CRPNA nursing practice standards and provides leadership, direction and encouragement to staff. Additionally this position requires the successful incumbent to be available for all shifts within a 24 hour period.

 

Description:

As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will provide a wide variety of nursing services to patients, families, communities and populations, while taking necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. In your role, you will utilize nursing processes, through critical thinking, problem solving and decision making, as well as teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and their families. You will play a leadership role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to patient care, health promotion and maintenance. You will provide safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS.

 

Classification: Registered Nurse

Union: United Nurses of Alberta

Department: Vegreville CC Aux LTC Nursing

Primary Location: Vegreville Care Centre

Multi-Site: At (UNA only)

FTE: 1.00

Posting End Date: 03-DEC-2018

Temporary Employee Class: Temp F/T Benefits

Date Available: 13-DEC-2018

Temporary End Date: 01-NOV-2019

Hours per Shift: 7.75

Length of Shift in weeks: 4

Shifts per cycle: 19

Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends

Days Off: As Per Rotation

Minimum Salary: $36.86

Maximum Salary: $48.37

Vehicle Requirement: N/A

Required Qualifications:

Completion of an accredited nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).

 

Additional Required Qualifications:

Effective communication and interpersonal skills.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Minimum of one year Charge Nurse experience in the past 5 years. Minimum of one year Registered Nursing experience in the past 5 years.

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