Registered Practical Nurse


Registered Practical Nurse

Reference Number: FMT-18-026
Frontenac County, Fairmont Home
Location: Glenburnie, Ontario
Posted: December 5th 2018
Deadline: February 3rd, 2019
Salary: $27.06 per hour

Fairmount Home is recognized as a home of choice thanks to our Gentlecare philosophy; the
dedication of staff, volunteers, students and community partners; our sustainable practices and our quest for continuous quality improvement.

We are recruiting for Registered Practical Nurses. These are casual positions.

The Registered Practical Nurse provides quality nursing care to residents of Fairmount Home in accordance with relevant legislation and the practice standards and guidelines of the College of Nurses of Ontario, the Long-Term Care Homes Act and the policies and procedures of Fairmount Home.

  • Current unrestricted registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario as a Registered Practical Nurse
  • A nurse with current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario as a Registered Nurse may be accepted at the discretion of the Director of Resident Care
  • Demonstrated understanding and commitment to the Gentlecare philosophy
  • Demonstrated understanding, acceptance and commitment to promoting the Home’s mission, vision and values
  • Demonstrated commitment to resident-centred service and care
  • Solid communication skills, both written and verbal and ability to communicate  information to a diverse audience base
  • Demonstrated professional work ethic and behaviours in interaction with internal and external contacts and the ability to express ideas clearly and concisely with ease and confidence in a professional, consistent and positive manner
  • Demonstrated time management and prioritization skills with the ability to function within a fast-paced environment, responding with flexibility to changing priorities
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to change within an environment with a continuous process improvement mindset
  • Ability to problem solve using factual information
  • Basic computer proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite of products including Word, Excel, Outlook and the ability to use patient care software (e.g. MED e-care)
  • Demonstrated ability to adhere to confidentiality while exhibiting discretion and good judgement
  • Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular basis
  • Satisfactory Criminal Reference Check and Vulnerable Sector Screen
Additional Information

Please submit your cover letter and resume in one document outlining your skills and qualifications as they relate to the position, quoting the competition number.

The County of Frontenac is an equal opportunity employer. Information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process and applicants must make their needs known in advance.

Contact Information
Frontenac County, Fairmont Home
2069 Battersea Road,
Glenburnie, Ontario, Canada
K0H 1S0

Fax: 613-548-8460
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