Permanent Full Time Registered Practical Nurse

Permanent Full Time Registered Practical Nurse

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File No: OP-21-204
Date Posted: August 9, 2021.
Closing Date: Until filled
Position: Permanent Full Time Registered Practical Nurse (Diploma)
Location: To be determined
Date of Vacancy: November 1, 2021
Hours of Work: 80 hours per pay guarantee
Wage: $31.00


The RPN establishes, monitors and delivers nursing care to individuals in a home setting as per the collaborative care plan and in accordance with all required internal and external professional practice standards. As required, provides support and direction to Unlicensed/ Unregistered employees involved in direct care.


  • Provides care and supports according to the established care plan in accordance with organizational policies and procedures, and within the scope of practice of a Registered Practical Nurse;
  • Competently demonstrates knowledge, judgement, and skill when preforming delegated nursing acts/procedures;
  • Observes and documents client conditions and changes following proper standards and in accordance with professional and organizational standards;
  • Assesses individual needs, collects and compiles data, identifies problems, develops, communicates, implements and evaluates care plans;
  • Works closely with interdisciplinary team members internally and externally in the development, implementation and monitoring of transitional care and best practices;
  • Understands and implements infection control practices;
  • Participates in ongoing internal and/or external continuing education activities;

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  • Registered Practical Nursing Diploma; Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario;
  • Demonstrated clinical competencies; Critical thinking and analytical skills;
  • Decision-making skills; Positive interpersonal skills;
  • Previous experience in community care sector;
  • Must successfully complete and maintain certification in Non-Violent Crisis Intervention as per Ongwanada policies;
  • Must possess and maintain a valid G Driving License with full driving privileges;
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and written;
  • Current CPR certification;

Les candidats bilingues sont fortement encouragés à soumettre leur candidature.

Ongwanada offers a competitive benefits and pension package.

Please submit a Cover Letter and Resume quoting file number by the noted closing date to:
Human Resources Generalist- Human Resources Ongwanada
191 Portsmouth Avenue Kingston, ON K7M 8A6
Fax (613) 548-8135


Please note consideration will be given to internal bargaining unit members before proceeding with external applicants.




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