Since 1967, Southbridge has built a foundation of innovation and success in operating long-term care homes and senior living communities. Southbridge is transforming its communities so we can continue to provide consistent, high-quality care to our residents.
About the team
If you are tired of working to live, come to beautiful Thunder Bay, where you can work to live. The city where people who have travelled the world still return to and call home is situated on Lake Superior, offering a taste of the wild right from your backyard. You can take part in numerous outdoor activities such as camping and fishing while still enjoying all the comforts a city has to offer. Come work for an organization that truly cares about its residents!
Manage the nursing department in the absence of the Director of Nursing, monitoring performance, conducting performance appraisals, and referring problems to the Director.
Ensure that nursing and support staff assigned to the department administer and evaluate resident care plans, assess resident needs, and provide resident care in accordance with established nursing standards and policies, physician orders, and administrative guidelines.
Assist in the assessment and monitoring of residents by developing, implementing and reviewing care plans, conducting ongoing assessments of resident status and making appropriate adjustments to care plans.
We’re looking for someone who meets the minimum requirements to be considered for the role. If you meet these requirements, you are encouraged to apply. The bonus qualifications are just that, a bonus, not a requirement.
Appropriate current certificate of competence from the College of Nurses of Ontario
Registered/eligible for registration with the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario
Ability to work individually and as part of a team and prioritize tasks in order of urgency
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) and good comprehension skills
Previous similar experience in long-term care an asset, with comprehensive knowledge of duties