Registered Practical Nurse


Registered Practical Nurse

Reference Number: 2022-109
Glengarry Memorial Hospital
Location: Alexandria, Ontario
Posted: November 10th 2022
Deadline: January 9th, 2023

Glengarry Memorial Hospital is recruiting for a Registered Practical Nurse. This is a regular, full-time position.

The Registered Practical Nurse will provide nursing services, within a defined scope of practice, to patients based on patient assessment and care planning procedures. These services include taking vital signs, applying aseptic techniques, ensuring infection control and monitoring patient progress.


Essential Qualifications:

  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current certificate in BCLS (HCP)
  • Excellent attendance record and punctuality required.
  • Team player.
  • Proof of double COVID vaccination

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bilingualism (English-French) – to be tested

Key Competencies:

  • Integrity: We create and maintain an atmosphere of reliability, honesty, and confidentiality. We provide care that is both ethical and fair; not varying in quality because of personal characteristics, such as gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and socio-economic status.
  • Respect: We treat everyone with courtesy, honour, and dignity, accepting and valuing each individual. We provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient preferences, needs, and values, and ensure that patient values guide all clinical decisions.
  • Quality & Safety: We make a commitment to achieve excellence by providing services in a timely, efficient, safe, and accurate manner through ongoing evaluation for improvement. We diligently maintain high standards by performing our duties safely, with expertise and good judgment.
  • Compassion: We understand that how health care is delivered is just as important as what health care is delivered, and we commit ourselves to providing compassionate care to our patients and their families.
  • Working Together: We support each other, our patients, and their families by proactively providing assistance and support. We know that by working together, we can achieve great things.
Additional Information

All qualified candidates are invited to apply; however, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. HGMH is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from all genders, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. If you are invited to continue the selection process, please notify us of any particular adaptive measures you might require. We thank all candidates for applying. We will only contact candidates selected for further consideration. Any information you send us will be handled respectfully and in complete confidence.

Please submit your CV (in English) referring to the Posting ID.

Tuition Reimbursement

The Tuition Support Program for Nurses is part of the government's commitment to provide more families with access to primary health care, and to support the recruitment and retention of nurses to rural and remote areas across the province. This program offers tuition reimbursement to recent nursing graduates from rural and remote communities who are new College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) registrants and who choose to do a return-of-service (ROS) in an eligible community. The program is open to nurse practitioner, registered nurse and registered practical nurse graduates who apply within one year of having graduated from a Canadian university or college.

Contact Information
Human Resources
Glengarry Memorial Hospital
20260 County Road 43,
Alexandria, Ontario, Canada
K0C 1A0

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