Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

Hiring Part Time LPN or RN in Mission and Maple Ridge LPN $25-$28/hr

July 10, 2017 by  
Filed under Jobs Open

compensation: Depending on experience: LPN $25-$28/hr, RN $35-$43/hr. Plus 4% vacation pay.

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE or REGISTERED NURSE (part time)
Private Residence – Mission/Maple Ridge, BC

We are looking for a gentle, kindhearted individual who loves working with children, to take care of our sweet and happy 5 1/2 year old son with a very rare and complex condition. The position to be filled is initially for 12 – 27 hours/week.

DESCRIPTION:
Our son needs assistance with all activities of daily living, such as feeding, bathing, and playing. The successful applicant should be comfortable with complex care related tasks such as seizure management, and g-tube feeding. Furthermore, the successful applicant should be comfortable with performing additional daily tasks such as doing our son’s laundry, preparing his blended feeds, going on walks with him etc.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Graduate from a recognized LPN or RN nursing program, current practicing status with CLPNBC or CRNBC. Pediatric and/or palliative care nursing experience preferred, but will train.

QUALIFICATIONS:
– Gentle and kindhearted individual with an open mind.
– Demonstrated clinical competence.
– Knowledge of both pediatric and palliative care principles.
– Effective verbal and written English communication skills and the ability to
interact with individuals at all levels.
– Excellent organizational skills and the ability to prioritize work.
– Ability to effectively identify and solve problems.
– Ability to operate/maintain related equipment and devices.
– Physical ability to perform the duties of the position, which include lifting,
transferring and moving a child in a safe manner.
– Ability to maintain confidential information.
– Current CPR-C Certificate

NOTE: Flexibility is necessary as this position requires day, night, and weekend shift work. Scheduling will be determined on a monthly basis in consultation with other nursing staff available.