Long Term Care Nursing Unit Supervisor - Out of Scope Lamont Alberta
Position: RN - Out of Scope Nursing Unit Supervisor – LTC
Facility: Lamont Health Care Centre
Status: PERMANENT FULL TIME
Position Summary: Out-of-Scope Nursing Unit Supervisor - Long Term Care is responsible and accountable for the delivery of quality nursing care along with related educational services in collaboration with the Educator/Director of Nursing Services (Acute/LTC). She/he will participate in overall planning, direction, supervision, coordination and evaluation of programs and services in this area of responsibility. As a Supervisor of a Department, this position plays an integral part in the leadership of the facility and must work collaboratively with all Departments and is an vital member of the Nursing Care Team. A primary role of this position is to provide leadership and support to a team of RN’s, LPN’s, HCA’s and Unit Clerks. She/he will establish/enhance effective relationships between Staff, Patients/Residents, Physicians, families and other service providers to ensure integrated care services is provided for Patients/Residents. He/she will also be responsible for taking a lead role in coordinating/implementing actions/protocols for compliance to Health Services, Accommodation, Accreditation, IPC and other related standards. He/she will work closely with staff as a working lead and offer education, quality improvement and/or corrective action where necessary. The Supervisor will collaborate with the Director of Nursing Services (Acute/LTC) in the evaluating, hiring, disciplining and terminating of employees where necessary.
Reporting to the: Director of Nursing Services, Executive Director
· BScN Degree or R.N. Diploma
· Current Registration with the C.A.R.N.A.
· 3 - 5 years of recent Care of the Elderly Clinical and Management experience essential
· Gerontological Nursing Course Certificate desirable
· C.P.R. Level C essential
· Post Graduate studies in Administration and/or Management preferred.
Hours: Days – Monday to Friday
Salary: To be determined based on experience
Closing Date: December 14th, 2018, or when suitable candidate found