Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) PT - Long-term care

Baptist Housing provides exceptional holistic care as we assist over 2500 seniors to experience life well in supportive communities in British Columbia. We serve through a culture of caring, demonstrating Servant Leadership, collaborating in Teams, building relationships and fun!

The Victoria Team is recruiting Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) who are excited about being part of the Clinical Team at our long-term-care Residence, The Heights at Mt. View. Please, note that we are under the single-site order. Professionals working in health-care facilities cannot work in more than one Long-term Care or Assisted Living residence while this order is in place.

The LPN provides leadership and support to a Community Team, directs the care delivery for Residents ensuring a person-centered model of Wellness, administers medication, provides wound care, conducts various Resident assessments, communicates with family members and service providers, and collaborates with the RN regarding care planning.

You have exceptional communication skills, are able to manage time and workload efficiently, have demonstrated leadership skills, and are a critical thinker and problem solver. Successful candidates will have completed a recognized LPN program, have current licensure in good standing with BCCNP, and have experience providing care for seniors in a Residential Care environment.

Baptist Housing Values
As Servant Leaders, we will focus on serving others in humility and grace, demonstrating the character and values of:

· Compassion: Showing care, love, and sensitivity in consideration of the unique needs of fellow Team Members, Residents, families, and others.

· Honesty: Exemplifying fairness, integrity and ethical behaviour.

· Respect: Treating people with dignity at all times to elevate personhood and person-directed wellness.

· Innovation: Exercising ingenuity in all endeavours and exemplifying creative courage.

· Stewardship: Recognizing God's ownership by using resources wisely to preserve the future viability and longevity of our mission.

· Teamwork: Working collaboratively to achieve our mission in a culture of safety, continuous learning and work-life balance.

· Fun: Reminding us that we must take our work seriously, but not ourselves.

Qualifications

· Graduation from a recognized post-secondary Licensed Practical Nurse program

· Current registration in good standing with BCCNP

· Experience as a nurse in a Residential Care environment (Preferred)

To apply, please provide a current resume and a cover letter telling us about your experience, your availability and why you want to work for Baptist Housing. LPNs are union positions and compensation and benefits are outlined by the Provincial BC Nurses Collective Agreement.

Thank you for your interest in working with Baptist Housing. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Baptist Housing provides Residential Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living, Affordable Rental, and Adult Day Programs at our communities located in Kelowna, Vancouver and Victoria regions. Baptist Housing is affiliated with the Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches Pacific, yet our communities welcome people of all faith traditions.

Part-time hours per week: 20h (day shifts) or 27.5h (night shifts)

Salary: $28.15-$32.02 per hour as per Nurses Collective Agreement