Job title: Registered Nurse (RN) – Part Time Term ( ending May 31st 2025) Evenings – Ivy Meadows

Company: Northwood

Job description: Join our team today!Ivy Meadows in Sackville, Nova Scotia is hiring and currently accepting applications from Registered Nurses to join the team for a Part Time Term (ending May 2025)Responsibilities:

  • Delivers quality person centered care
  • Coordinates plan of care and collaborates with an interprofessional team
  • Performs administrative duties (e.g. documentation )
  • Conducts comprehensive assessments of clients
  • Maintains accurate and timely documentation about clients and staff
  • Addresses mental health and social issues (e.g. advocating for the client as appropriate, tailoring communication to needs, calming the client, promoting health life choices, reassuring the client)
  • Responds to complaints, concerns, and all initial incident investigations, ensuring appropriate corrective action and follow up are taken and documented
  • Establishes effective relationships with clients and family
  • Organizes and ensures work is completed in a safe, timely, and effective manner
  • Establishes and maintains a safe environment for clients and staff
  • Records patients’ medical information and vital signs
  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patient’s conditions
  • Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients’ responses and conditions
  • Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates resident care
  • Maintains clinical skills as required and seeks learning opportunities to remain current


Mi'kmaw Indigenous Patient Navigator - Positions Available Throughout Nova Scotia
  • Registered Nurse with the Province of Nova Scotia
  • Minimum 6 months of related experience (preferably with experience in long term care)
  • Strong clinical, communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated abilities in problem solving, decision making, group process, and directing and supervising others
  • Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular and consistent basis
  • Demonstrated use of proper body mechanics
  • Demonstrated initiative and ability to work independently
  • Knowledge of / experience with a Person-centered care model of living
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a member of the interdisciplinary team
  • CPR certificate required
  • First Aid certificate required
  • Non Violence Crisis Intervention (NVCI) considered an asset

Hours/Shifts: Part Time 8 hours ( 7.5 hours paid)Salary: As per the NSNU Collective AgreementEffective: July 12 2024To learn more, please visit our website . If this exciting opportunity interests you please click “Apply” now.Ivy Meadows is proud to be an inclusive employer that encourages diverse applicants. We thank all applicants however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Nova Scotia

Job date: Wed, 10 Jul 2024 01:19:59 GMT