Registered Practical Nurse - Retirement

Schlegel Villages - Waterloo, ON (30+ days ago)

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The Village at University Gates, located in Waterloo, Ontario has exciting opportunities for RPNs to join their team to cover a 14 month maternity leave.

You can be you while being a part of our family.

With the uncertainty around the second wave of Covid-19 and how that may impact our Residents and Team Members, Schlegel Villages is drawing on our core values to ensure we continue to achieve our mission of providing optimal health and life purpose for each and every one of our residents during any crisis that is to come.

And so, we are reaching out to our Village in hopes you will reach out to yours.

We’d love to talk to you about what makes us different.

As a new Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) joining our Village, you will:

Support and embrace our resident-centred social culture and be proud to deliver the highest quality of personal care to our residents. You will work as key members of our Village and neighbourhood multidisciplinary teams to understand residents’ individual needs, and advocate for residents to actively participate in decisions about their care.

Registered Practical Nurses (RPN) at Schlegel Villages foster exemplary relationships with residents, their families and the Village team to deliver holistic care to our residents and to provide safe administration of medication and treatments with a focus on accuracy, quality and meeting our residents’ quality of life requests.

Our Registered Practical Nurses (RPN) follow plans of care (or service plans) in accordance with the standards of the College of Nurses and are quickly able to identify and report any changes in the resident’s well-being to the Village leadership team.

To be successful as our new Registered Practical Nurse (RPN), you will:

Hold a current registration as a Registered Practical Nurses (RPN) with the College of Nurses of Ontario
Holds current Heart Save Level of CPR
Be excited by our objectives, our Village philosophy and the family values that shape all aspects of life in a Schlegel Village
Display a caring and respectful attitude toward our residents, families, and team members
Understand the physical, mental, and emotional demands of the RPN role

It would be an asset if our new Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) has:

A current RPNAO membership
Knowledge of relevant policies, procedures, legislation, regulations and best practices applicable to the retirement sector (e.g. supplies, equipment ordering, etc.)

How Schlegel Villages supports our Team Members:
Ongoing training and personal growth opportunities
Benefits and access to our Employee Family Assistance Program
Discounts at Village Services
Team appreciation events
Access to The Wilfred Schlegel Hope Fund
Retirement Savings

Schlegel Villages is pleased to accommodate individual needs in accordance with the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), within our recruitment process. If you require accommodation at any time throughout the recruitment process, please speak with the hiring leader.