Part-Time Foot Care-Home Care
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.
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.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
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