Website Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation

Job Summary:

Nursing Care in the Day Programs will ensure the quality of client care through the implementation of medically based care plans, which will provide an increase in client care and a reduction in hospital emergency visit.

The In-Home Respite program will ensure the quality of client care through the implementation of medically based care plans, which will provide an increase in client care and a reduction in hospital emergency visits.

Qualifications

Education and Experience

  • Must have a Diploma from a Certified College in Registered Practical Nursing and current registration with the Nurses Association of Ontario.

Knowledge

  • A solid understanding and application of confidentiality and adherence to Personal Health Information Privacy Act.
  • A solid understanding of the Home and Community Care legislation and the Long Term Care Act.

Skills/Abilities

  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work independently and willing to contribute to a team environment.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours, including evenings and occasional weekends
  • Ability to work cooperatively with other staff and management
  • Ability to relate effectively to community members

 

Other Requirements

  • Must have a satisfactory result from a Criminal Record Check including a vulnerable sector check.
  • Current First Aid-Certification/Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation training
  • Valid driver’s license and access to a dependable vehicle
  • Flexibility in work location
  • The ability to schedule base on individual client needs
  • Knowledge and work experience in the field of Geriatric nursing, specifically with those affected by Alzheimer Disease or a related disorder
  • Dementia training in Gentle Persuasive Approaches in Dementia Care (GPA), U-First, etc.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills and the ability to work effectively with and without supervision
  • Accurate written communication skills to document client’s medical status

 

Salary: $40,297.50-56,821.50

 

Please submit your cover letter, resume, proof of educational qualifications and three

current references to:

The Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation

Attention:  Personnel Committee

2789 Mississauga Road

RR#6 Hagersville, ON

N0A 1H0

Applications will also be accepted by fax at 905-768-1225 or via email at the address listed below.

A detailed job description is available at the Admin Building or by email at stephanie.laforme@mncfn.ca

Miigwech to all who apply, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.