Registered Practical Nurse (RPN), Ottawa

Posted 2 years ago

Our team is seeking qualified candidates with a background in healthcare, elder care, child care or a combination of the three for active employment in one of our Registered Practical Nurse positions. Preferred applicants are those who are detail-oriented, proactive, attentive, reliable, and dedicated to enriching the lives of others. Those who are caring, intelligent and considerate are ideal for the role. Should you be someone with the passion for helping others with a friendly demeanour and professional experience, we would be pleased to hear from you.

Care responsibilities may include:

  • Documenting observations/changes and reporting as necessary to the Director of Care and/or Director of Nursing
  • Oversight and delivery of care plan as required
  • Working with the patient and family members to ensure needs are met
  • Active participation in patient communication
  • Monitoring and reporting condition and any changes to Nurse Manager
  • Advocacy for patient needs and/or preferences

Education requirements include:

  • Trained and Certified RPN with previous field experience (one year minimum)
  • Current Police Checks, First-Aid and CPR training
  • Must have driver’s license and reliable vehicle

Qualifications of suitable applicants include:

  • Caring, considerate and friendly demeanour
  • Ability to work, think and problem-solve independently
  • A passion for helping others and making a difference
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal/written)
  • Proficient in use of computers
  • Capable of dealing with conflicts professionally
  • Reliable, trustworthy and flexible
  • Willingness to learn and develop skills further
  • Excellent references from previous employers
  • Maturity, honesty and professionalism
  • Easily adaptable to change
  • License and all certifications up-to-date
  • Willingness to travel


Competitive daily or monthly rates based on experience, education and job responsibilities.

Only if there is an assignment available that aligns with your current availability will we reach out to you. If we do, a personal interview will be arranged. During this meeting, all applicants are required to bring in copies of documents pertaining to their experience, training, references, and other relevant information that can help us confirm your suitability for the position.

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