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Your Opportunity:

Located near the banks of the North Saskatchewan River, and nestled in amongst some of the most magnificent scenery Alberta has to offer, Elk Point is the right place to be! Elk Point is situated in the County of St Paul, in east-central Alberta, with a population of approximately 1,500. We offer an arena, a public library, a fitness centre, the Elk Point Water Spray Park, excellent housing opportunities, schools, and a day care facility. Elk Point has a full range of services including two grocery stores, several convenience stores, pharmacies, a bakery, clothing and variety stores, and many restaurants. As a Registered Nurse, you will be a member of a multidisciplinary team, working in our 30 bed Long Term Care unit. You will be responsible for the complete safe and quality care of our patients, in accordance with CARNA nursing practices, as well as the policies and guidelines of Alberta Health Services. Please note, this facility provides Long Term Care (LTC) or Designated Supportive Living (DSL) services and by Order of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, many AHS employees are restricted to work only at a single LTC/DSL site for the remainder of the pandemic. Speak to the hiring manager who will confirm if, as the successful candidate in this position, you will be restricted to work at only one LTC/DLS site in Alberta.

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:
  • Elk Point HC LTC Aux LTC Nurs
  • Primary Location:
  • Elk Point Healthcare Centre
  • Multi-Site:
  • At (UNA only)
  • FTE:
  • 0.80
  • Posting End Date:
  • 29-JAN-2021
  • Temporary Employee Class:
  • Temp Part Time
  • Date Available:
  • 08-FEB-2021
  • Temporary End Date:
  • 08-MAY-2021
  • Hours per Shift:
  • 11.08
  • Length of Shift in weeks:
  • 12
  • Shifts per cycle:
  • 32
  • Shift Pattern:
  • Days, Nights, Weekends
  • Days Off:
  • As Per Rotation
  • Minimum Salary:
  • $36.86
  • Maximum Salary:
  • $48.37
  • Vehicle Requirement:
  • Not Applicable

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:

As Required.

Preferred Qualifications:

As Required.

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Requirements

Level of education

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Diploma

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Work experience (years)

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Written languages

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Spoken languages

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