Assisted Living LPN

  • Casual
  • Surrey

WHO WE ARE

Elim Village is a not-for-profit organization with two developing comprehensive Christian older adult communities located in Surrey and Chilliwack, B.C. Elim Village offers a unique opportunity to be a part of a working environment that embraces Christian principles and beliefs and pursues the highest standards in business and care operations. With our campus of care model, our approach is integrative and team oriented. Our core values emphasize the relationships we hold with residents, staff and stakeholders.

JOB SUMMARY

The Assisted Living LPN is responsible for the delivery of resident care, utilizing the nursing processes of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation according to regulations of Assisted, Supportive and Independent Living requirements (as per legislative regulatory bodies). The LPN will be working in Assisted Living and Community Care. LPNs must maintain competencies based skills of knowledge, skill, attitude, and judgement to provide safe care. The LPN also ensures the care reflects the overall philosophy of care.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Registered with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia (CLPNBC)
  • Experience in an assisted living and Independent Living setting
  • Good working knowledge of the regulations established by the Assisted Living Registrar and other regulatory bodies
  • Full Scope – LPN
  • Current First Aid and CPR certificate

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Demonstrated clinical competencies and leadership skills
  • A genuine empathy for older persons, the ability to relate meaningfully with them, and a desire to effectively care for them including meeting their mental, physical, social, emotional, and spiritual needs
  • Portray a high standard of personal hygiene and grooming
  • Evidence of good physical and emotional health and the capability to handle the demands of the job
  • Demonstrated ability to work harmoniously to develop and foster a team approach with members of a multidisciplinary team
  • Ability to respond effectively in emergency situations within CLPNBC’s scope of practice
  • Effective leadership skills to anticipate needs and delegate accordingly
  • Ability and desire to support the organization’s philosophy, values, goals, policies and procedures
  • Ability to work effectively in an ever changing Resident focused environment

NOTES

  • Per contact starting hourly rate is $28.15 per hour
  • Elim Village is an equal opportunity employer. This position is subject to Union membership
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