The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) works as a member of the multidisciplinary health care team, collaborating on the delivery of holistic, comprehensive care and support to patients/residents and families. The LPN must be able to team lead effectively on their own. The LPN works to the full scope of practice in providing safe, quality care in accordance with established standards, and the Mission, Vision, Values, policies and procedures of Covenant Health.
Classification: Licensed Practical Nurse
Union: COV AUPE AUX
Department: Unit 5 Surgery SMHC
Primary Location: St. Mary's Hospital
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 23-AUG-2019
Temporary Employee Class: Temp P/T Benefits
Date Available: 13-SEP-2019
Temporary End Date: 03-MAY-2021
Hours per Shift: 11.25
Length of Shift in weeks: 12
Shifts per cycle: 28
Shift Pattern: Days, Nights, Weekends
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $26.45
Maximum Salary: $34.63
Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Graduate of a Practical Nursing program or recognized equivalent required. Active registration with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) required. Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider (Level C) required.
Additional Required Qualifications:
Two years experience in an acute care setting preferred. Ideal applicant will have post op general surgery and orthopedic experience. Must be able to manage in a highly acute, fast paced environment working collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team.