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28 Mar 2018

Part-Time Foot Care-Home Care

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Job Description

Employment Opportunity

Foot Care-Home Care

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Part Time

The NAANDWECHIGE-GAMIG Wikwemikong Health Centre is seeking a highly qualified and motivated individual for the position of Registered Practical Nurse within the Long Term Care/Home & Community Care Program. The Wikwemikong Long Term Care/Home and Community Care department offers home care services to community members of Wikwemikong.

This nurse will work to provide basic (non-diabetic) & advanced diabetic foot care assessments and treatment services to Wikwemikong home care clients. You will be required to work in a homecare setting.

Responsibilities

Accountable for own foot care nursing practice and professional growth with reflection, evidence based practice and available resources and guidelines;

Builds a positive personal interpersonal, group, community and professional relationship to foster improved health for clients experiencing issues of care, in order to promote optimum health and reduction of lower limb complications;

Practices Infection Control as defined within guidelines and regulations;

Practices, in keeping with his/her role and scope of practice, the standards for nursing Practice and Code of Ethics of CNO.

Qualifications

Currently registered with College of Nurses of Ontario;

RPNAO with general liability insurance;

Advanced Foot Care Certification with Diabetes Foot Care;

Valid First Aid, CPR and Ontario Driver’s License

Sound verbal and written communication, teaching and leadership skills

Demonstrated excellence in organizational skills;

Capable of working independently;

Maintain client confidentiality, safety and comfort;

Ability to manage own schedule;

Experience in a homecare setting an asset

Ojibway, Odawa, Pottawatami language would be considered an asset.

All applicants MUST submit a letter of application, current resume, and contact information of two (2) immediate supervisors (current and/or previous) marked CONFIDENTIAL to:

LTC/HCC Foot Care Position

Attention: Melissa Roy, Executive Assistant

NAANDWECHIGE-GAMIG Wikwemikong Health Centre

P.O. Box 101, 16A – Complex Drive

Wikwemikong, Ontario    P0P 2J0

Telephone: 705.859.3164 Fax: 705.859.3300 Email: mroy@wikyhealth.ca

Deadline: 2:00pm, April 3, 2018

Copies of the following will be requested from the SUCCESSFUL candidate:
CPIC/VSS, Driver’s License & Abstract and Accreditations

DO NOT INCLUDE IN PACKAGE.

We thank all applicants; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Incomplete submissions will not be accepted. No return of submissions.

Job Categories: Healthcare. Job Types: Part-Time.

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