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Garden River First Nation

Registered Practical Nurse

Garden River
Healthcare
POSTED: 12 months ago
Employer:
Ketegaunseebee Garden River First Nation
ES Job ID:
14337
Closing Date:
June 08, 2023
Duration:
Full Time
Job Description:
Position: Registered Practical Nurse
Hourly Range: ALIGN WITH GRFN PAYBANDS
Location: Wellness Centre
Duration: Full Time

Reporting to the Home & Community Care Supervisor, the RPN uses her/his nursing skills to effectively assist H&C.C clients to attain their optimum level of independent functioning in activities of daily living.

Duties
- Providing case management services;
- Participate in case review conferences;
- Continually assessing the clients health status;
- Consulting with the clients physical and other health agencies/ professionals;
- Maintaining client records;
- Maintaining Client confidentiality according to PHIPPA and governing body;
- Providing Support to the client/Family by acting as a resource/ advocate;
- Providing teaching and education to client and caregivers;
- Maintaining current skills through;
- Attendance at workshops, in-services and staff meetings
- Reading/ viewing applicable education materials
- Recertification's
- Document the results of the assigned tasks;
- Involve client/ family in performing tasks, whenever possible;
- Recommends to the HCC RN, revisions to the care plan as appropriate;
- Phlebotomy considered an asset;
- Foot Care experience considered an asset and/or willing to become certified within 6 months of hire;
- Performing other duties as may be required or assigned

Required Skills:
- Must be a Registered Practical Nurse, currently registered and in good standing with the CNO;
- Required Degree or Diploma in Nursing from a recognized Post Secondary Institution;
- Previous Home and Community Care Health Nursing Experience in a First Nations Community is an asset;
- Previous experience working in a First Nations Community is an asset;
- Excellent oral and written communication skills;
- Ability to use good judgement in assessing difficult situations;
- Flexibility to keep pace with an ever-changing environment;
- Ability to be consistent and display a positive/helpful attitude;
- Willingness to accept changes in work practices and technology;
- Ability to work independently and collaboratively as a member of a team;
- Excellent organizational skills, time management skills, interpersonal and communications skills, both oral and written;
- Valid Ontario Drivers License;
- Must undergo a criminal record check prior to employment (At Applicant Expense)
How to Apply:
*For a copy of the full job description please email [email protected] and one can be forwarded*

Interested applicants can email or drop off their cover letter, detailed resume, three work related references by: June 08, 2023 @ 12:00pm(Noon). Please address the envelope and/or email \"RPN - 2023 - 71\" and submit to:
Human Resources
Garden River First Nation
7 Shingwauk Street, Garden River, ON P6A 6Z8
Email: [email protected]

The HCC - RPN functions within legislative requirements, regulations, policies and procedures and the Mission, Beliefs and Vision of the Garden
River First Nation, and contributes to the accomplishment of the strategic priorities. Garden River First Nation offers all full-time employees'
employer matched pension, extended benefits (dental and vision), paid sick and vacation days.

PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO GARDEN RIVER BAND MEMBERS AND EXISTING EMPLOYEES. SELF-IDENTIFICATION IS ENCOURAGED.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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