Registered Nurse – Long Term Care

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Nursing - Nurse/Psych Nurse
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Alberta Health Services
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ALB00115520 Requisition #

Your Opportunity:

Discover adventure, natural beauty, and warm friendly neighbors in Northern Alberta. The hamlet of Radway is located approximately 42 km northeast of Fort Saskatchewan and is a 40 minute drive to northeast Edmonton. Radway is a short distance from Redwater (20 km) which offers all the amenities of a modern town to its population of 2,100 residents with the surrounding area totaling approximately 8,000 people. Embrace small-town living in a safe, friendly, and welcoming community. Residents enjoy a range of recreational activities, including golf, an outdoor swimming pool, and the sand hills natural area for a great ATV ride! If the indoors are more for you, Redwater has a multi-use recreational facility that will meet all your needs! If you welcome a different pace of life and look for the chance to use the full scope of your clinical practice, Radway could be the place for you.

Description:

As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will provide a wide variety of nursing services to patients, families, communities and populations, while taking necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. In your role, you will utilize nursing processes, through critical thinking, problem solving and decision making, as well as teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and their families. You will play a leadership role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to patient care, health promotion and maintenance. You will provide safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS.

  • Classification: Registered Nurse
  • Union: United Nurses of Alberta
  • Department: Radway CCC Aux LTC Nurs
  • Primary Location: Radway Cont Care Centre
  • Multi-Site: At (UNA only)
  • FTE: 0.00
  • Posting End Date: 20-JAN-2020
  • Employee Class: Casual/Relief
  • Date Available: 30-JAN-2020
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: Varied
  • Shifts per cycle: Varied
  • Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends
  • Days Off: Other
  • Minimum Salary: $36.86
  • Maximum Salary: $48.37
  • Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Required Qualifications:

Completion of an accredited nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).

Additional Required Qualifications:

Demonstrated excellent assessment, organization, and resident care skills required along with the ability to communicate findings in a concise and accurate manner. Demonstrated ability to adapt quickly to changing and fluctuating priorities and workloads. Strong interpersonal and problem solving skills. Must be able to identify own learning needs and seek guidance in professional practice where knowledge deficits occur. Ability to meet the physical demands of the job. Ability to work shift work. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.

Preferred Qualifications:

As Required.

Please note:

All postings close at 23:59 of the posting end date indicated.

Important:

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is committed to ensuring the safety of staff and patients and requires all NEW employees to provide a satisfactory criminal record check (CRC) and/or Vulnerable Sector Search(VSS) prior to the start of their employment. The CRC/VSS must be specific to the role at AHS and must be dated no more than 90 days prior to the date on your written offer from AHS.

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We are an equal opportunity employer. AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve and is committed to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

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