Permanent Full Time Registered Practical Nurses (Diploma) Float

Permanent Full Time Registered Practical Nurses (Diploma) Float

Permanent Full Time Registered Practical Nurses (Diploma) Float

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File No: OP-23-20
Date Posted: February 8, 2023
Closing Date: February 15, 2023
Location: Various Community Residences
Hours of Work: 80 hours bi-weekly
Wage: Hourly: Start- $31.00

POSITION:   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;
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

For the complete position description please refer to the “staff login” section of the Ongwanada website ( ) or contact Human Resources.


  • 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;

Please submit a Cover Letter and Resume quoting file number by the noted closing date to:

Human Resources Specialist


191 Portsmouth Avenue

Kingston, ON    K7M 8A6

Fax (613) 548-8135  Email:



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