Registered Nurse – Full Time

  peterborough

If you want to make the difference in the lives of older adults, then this is the career opportunity for you. Centennial Place is the leading long-term care home in the region, located just minutes south of Peterborough. Join our team and make a difference!

As a Registered Nurse at Centennial Place LTC, we will rely upon you to supervise and coordinate the care given by department staff and others while assisting our residents in their activities of daily living, providing skilled care in an empathetic and nurturing manner.

Responsibilities:

– Assist in the development of resident Care Plans and interventions while providing hands-on, clinical nursing care, including medication administration and assisting in the Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) as required
– Direct, supervise, and mentor RPNs & PSWs in the provision of care in a manner that promotes dignity, compassion, and is in adherence to Care Plans
– Maintain proficiency in RAI-MDS 2.0 and provide support to Care Department staff in this area
– Ensure clear and appropriate communication occurs across the department, residence, and with families
– Promote positive relationships with staff, physicians, and external care providers to ensure high quality service is provided to residents and resources are efficiently utilized
– Actively participate in ongoing professional development including in-services, seminars, and conferences as directed

Qualifications:

– Valid RN License from Ontario College of Nurses
– Supervisory experience and prior experience in a retirement or long term care setting preferred but not necessary
– Must be able to work weekends, varied shifts, call-ins, and holidays as assigned
– Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be able to work as part of a team

Why Choose Centennial Place?

– Top-quartile waitlist performance
– Early adopter of adult Montessori concepts, with best-in-class restorative care program
– Opportunities for career growth and professional development
– Leading edge health care technology
– Fully accredited, with leading compliance results in the region
– Home-like work environment, with carpeted hallways and no overhead paging systems
– A pacesetter in adopting long-term care Best Practices
– The first in-Home Peritoneal Dialysis program in the region

Centennial Place offers competitive compensation.

AON Inc. is committed to meet the accessibility needs of persons with disabilities as part of our hiring process. We welcome and thank all applicants; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.