Licensed Practical Nurse
Licensed Practical Nurse
Mill Creek Village | Kelowna | Full Time/Casual
You're a compassionate and empathetic individual driven to provide the best possible care to the residents you serve. You love building long-term relationships with the people in your care and will go the extra mile for them when the situation calls for it. You’re great at communicating instructions in a way that anyone can understand and speaking calmly and friendly, even when the conversation is difficult. You’re a rockstar regarding details, consistently planning ahead for the residents you serve. People remark that you genuinely care about them and make them feel heard. Your co-workers like you and always want to be on your team. You’re also known for your sense of humour and fun-loving spirit. You’ll have graduated from a recognized post-secondary Licensed Practical Nurse program with a current registration in good standing with the BCCNP. You’ll also come with experience as a nurse in a long term care environment, preferably.
About The Role
You’ll be responsible for carrying out person-centred care plans for our stable residents. You’ll perform a range of nursing interventions, such as resident assessments, treatments, and medication administration, as well as provide direction to the care team. You’ll provide wound care, conduct various resident assessments, communicate with family members and service providers, and collaborate with the RN regarding care planning. You’ll become an ambassador of Baptist Housing and model our values in all interactions. You'll report to the administrator. We have current opportunities in all three of our Kelowna locations, including Village at Smith Creek, Village at Mill Creek and Sun Pointe Village.
Baptist Housing provides enhanced living communities and exceptional care to almost 2000 seniors in British Columbia. We provide long term care, assisted living, supportive housing, home support and adult day programs in our communities in Kelowna, Vancouver and Victoria. We serve through a culture of caring where we put the wellness of our residents first. We live out a Servant Leadership model that collaborates in teams and builds strong relationships while exemplifying Christ-like values. We put the wellness of our residents first, in a person-centered approach. We're a committed group of people who bring their whole selves to work, and we're also FUN! We take what we do seriously, but not ourselves. We're affiliated with the Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches Pacific.
About Our City
Located along the beautiful shores of Okanagan Lake, in the heart of the stunning Okanagan Valley, Kelowna is an inviting community in which to live and work. Our Mill Creek Village community is located on Sutherland Ave in the heart of Kelowna.
What You Receive
The Masters Collective Compensation package as outlined by the Provincial BC Nurses Collective Agreement.
How To Apply
Please provide a resume and cover letter to email@example.com with “ LPN” in the subject line. In your cover letter, please explain why you believe you are the right person to work in this role. We welcome your questions about this opportunity at the same email address. If selected, you would consent to a Criminal Record Check (CRC) for working with Vulnerable Adults and provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination as a condition of employment. We will contact only those candidates shortlisted for an interview. We will continue to accept applications until the best candidate is selected. We appreciate your interest in working with Baptist Housing.