Auxiliary Nurse (Elder’s Home)
STATUS : Temporary Part Time (recall list) based in Kuujjuaq
IMMEDIATE SUPERIOR : Head of programs – Tusaajiapik Elder’s
STARTING DATE : As soon as possible
Under the authority of the Program Manager of the Tusaajiapik Elder’s (Home for the Aged RPA) and Day Center, the Auxiliary Nurse collaborates in the planning, supervision and coordination of the RPA's activities in accordance with the policies and procedures in effect in the establishment.
The Licensed Practical Nurse assists in identifying the health needs of individuals, contributes to diagnostic procedures and provides quality-nursing care as required for health promotion, disease prevention, treatment and rehabilitation. Provides care according to a medical prescription or therapeutic nursing plan.
Collaborates with all RPA staff in the performance of various related tasks necessary for the proper functioning of the RPA.
Must hold a Diploma of Vocational Studies (DVS) in health, assistance and nursing from a school recognized by the competent ministry;
Member of the O.I.I.A.Q.;
Minimum of two (2) years of experience in long term care;
Good clinical skills and ability to work in a different cultural environment;
Have good clinical judgment and be comfortable working in the absence of a doctor on site;
Bilingualism is essential, Inuktitut an asset;
Be available day, evening night and weekends;
Possess a valid driver's license.
SALARY : Min.: 907.87$/week Max.: 1212.00$ /week
ISOLATION PREMIUM : 203.66$ /week
CARGO PREMIUM : 61.16$ /week
Any employee recruited in Quebec more than 50 kilometers from the locality in which she/he is called upon to perform her/his duties, will be granted annual trips and lodging unit as per her/his status, shared lodging if necessary or transit for an undetermined period, but temporary.
Please send your application in French and English by email at : firstname.lastname@example.org