Status: Open | Site: Heritage - Edmonton, AB | Department: Nursing | Closing Date: Mar 22, 2019
Do you love working with seniors? Are you a health care professional looking for your next growth opportunity working for a leader in seniors care? If you are, we would like to talk to you about our need for health professionals to join our expanding operations. At Shepherd’s Care Foundation (SCF) person-centered care is the foundation for all we do in providing care and other human services. All persons are to be treated with dignity and respect in each and every interaction. Working for SCF requires the highest standards of personal behavior and ethics, and it is an on-going condition of employment that the Code of Conduct and Behaviour Standards
A Registered Nurse is responsible for the smooth day-to-day operations and administration of the program and supervision of direct care staff. Current CARNA registration, or health professional with current registration in the respective college; experience in geriatric care preferred.
Working with out of our Heritage Campus, the RN works side-by-side with the physician and other health care professionals as partners in the clinical care of the Residents within the Mission, Vision and Values of Shepherd’s Care Foundation and standards of professional nursing practice. The RN is responsible for providing assessment, screening, healthy lifestyle support. The RN provides support, advocacy, and choice to Residents and their families to ensure the highest quality of person centered care achievable within the Mission, Vision and Values and Behavior Standards of Shepherd’s Care Foundation and standards of professional nursing practice. Additionally, demonstrating ongoing competence utilizing knowledge, skill, judgment and evidence-based practice in caring for the older adult and commitment to continuous quality improvement will be essential for this position.
Minimum Recruitment Standards
The successful applicant will be required to obtain a Vulnerable Sector check with the City of Edmonton Police detachment and provide proof of license.
Submit resume online via this posting. Apply by completing application and uploading cover letter/resume. Vulnerable Sector Check must be completed prior to start date. We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position. However, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
Shepherd’s Care Foundation is "Dedicated to the Celebration of Life in a Caring, Christian Environment"