Program Coordinator (LPN)

Vantage Living Inc. - Lumby, BC (30+ days ago)

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Care to join us?

If you are a caring and skilled individual who enjoys working with seniors, we want to hear from you!

We are looking for a full-time LPN (Program Coordinator) to work at Monashee Mews, our complex care community in Lumby, BC.

Benefits of working for Vantage Living:

  • Extended benefits. 100% Employer funded benefits plan available for full and part-time staff who work more than 20 hours/week.
  • Work/life balance. Flexible schedules to support your work-life balance.
  • Local. Locally owned and operated, supporting the community.
  • Modern. Beautiful, modern communities that inspire lifestyle.
  • We’re cool. A fun and vibrant company culture!

Responsibilities of the position:

  • Be accountable. Lead delivery of client-centred care services on a shift-by-shift basis and in accordance with program goals and processes.
  • Be effective. Ensure comprehensive client care plans are developed, updated, and regularly evaluated for effectiveness. Tailor them to each client’s short and long term needs.
  • Be observant. Monitor changing care needs, adjust care and services as needed.
  • Be confident. Participate in decision-making relating to matters of health and safety, client care, and human resource management.
  • Be diligent. Ensure client electronic and health records are managed appropriately by all team members.
  • Be discreet. Ensure proper procedures and legalities are followed regarding confidential matters and records containing:
  • client or family information,
  • employee or volunteer information,
  • company data, and
  • medication information.
  • Be organized. Ensure adequate supplies and resources are available to fulfill program requirements.
  • Be a leader and a team player. Provide leadership and direction for team members involved in the provision of client care by mentoring and role modeling, fostering and promoting new initiatives.
  • Be comprehensive. Interpret, develop, and implement policies, procedures, and clinical protocols;
  • Be prepared. Coordinate move-ins, transfers, and move-outs of clients within assigned areas.
  • Be a communication expert. Liaise with health authority representatives, pharmacy, paraprofessionals, physicians, and other stakeholders to ensure individual client needs are addressed. Include input from clients and their families.
  • Be attentive. Perform other duties as assigned.

Your experience and expertise:

  • Completion of Practical Nurse program from an accredited educational institution.
  • Full scope of practice Licensed Practical Nurse with membership in good standing with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia.
  • Minimum of two years experience successfully coordinating care and service delivery within a complex care environment preferred.
  • Strong desire to enhance the lives of seniors by leading and mentoring team members and coordinating care services around client needs, abilities, and preferences.
  • Computer literate and familiar with electronic health records including interRAI and eMAR.
  • Valid First Aid Certificate (includes CPR B).

Status: Full-time

We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • successfully coordinating care and service: 2 years (Required)

Licence:

  • College of Licensed Nurses of British Columbia (Required)
  • First Aid (includes CPR B) (Required)