Licensed Practical Nurse (ADP) - Part Time (0.8 FTE)

Position
Licensed Practical Nurse (ADP)

Location
Calgary

Status
Part Time

Shift
Mondays, Wednesday, Thursdays and Fridays. May work occasionally on weekends, evenings and nights. Due to the ADP program Christmas break, this position will have 2 weeks off during Christmas

Work Hours
7.5 hours per shift

Posting Date
February 1, 2024

Closing Date
February 8, 2024

THE OPPORTUNITY 

Under the direction and supervision of the Director of Care and Clinical Manager, the Licensed Practical Nurse (ADP) will be accountable for the planning and coordination of the Adult Day Program and its activities, as well ensuring the implementation of the program will align with Wing Kei policies and practices. This position will develop, promote and participate in social and recreation activities for the clients, including client assessments, developing and planning activities based on client capabilities, and supervising the provision of client care. This position will act as the liaison person between Wing Kei and clients/families, and Wing Kei and AHS

THE ROLE

Key Accountabilities

  • Demonstrate, promote and advocate the Wing Kei vision, mission and core values
  • Perform the functions of a Licensed Practical Nurse according to the CLPNA Standards
  • Effectively implement the nursing process including comprehensive nursing assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation and documentation
  • Plan and coordinate Adult Day Program and its activities; develop, promote and participate in social and recreation activities for the clients, including client assessments, developing and planning activities based on client capabilities, and supervising the provision of client care.
  • Provide cognitive, social and emotional support to clients and collaborate with interdisciplinary teams to encourage clients’ engagement in programs that improve their quality of life
  • Participate in on-going trainings to ensure high standard of service and best practices in the field is achieved
  • Perform other direct care activities as needed, including daily living and personal hygiene activities

THE INDIVIDUAL WHO WILL SUCCEED

  • Is aligned with Wing Kei’s vision and mission to continue to deliver excellence in seniors care
  • Licensed Practical Nurse with current CLPNA Registration
  • Current CPR and First Aid certification
  • Effective leadership skills; proven experience as coordinator and knowledge of program management and development procedures an asset
  • Experience working in the Adult Day Program preferred
  • Is diligent with good observation skills, keen attention to details
  • Is respectful for clients and their family members, as well their rights and privacy, and properties
  • Is committed to perform and promote effective work practices and safety awareness
  • Is flexible to work shifts on the long term care unit
  • May be required to work occasionally on weekends, evenings and nights
  • Possess effective verbal and non-verbal skills to communicate with clients and interdisciplinary teams; ability to communicate in Chinese would be an asset

Benefits:

Package includes:

  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Wellness Program
  • Pension

How to Apply:

By sending your resume and a cover letter to Wing Kei Human Resources at 

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If you are shortlisted for this opportunity, we will contact you regarding next steps.

Benefits:

Package includes:

  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Wellness Program
  • Pension

How to Apply:

By sending your resume and a cover letter to Wing Kei Human Resources at 

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If you are shortlisted for this opportunity, we will contact you regarding next steps.

We are an equity employer and encourage applications from all genders, persons with disabilities and visible minorities who may contribute to the wellbeing of our residents.

All new employees must complete a Criminal Records Check in accordance with the Protection for Persons in Care Act. In compliance with Alberta Health’s Infection Control standards, all new employees are required to provide a copy of their Tuberculosis or Chest X-Ray paperwork and a proof of positive immunity of MMR within 30 days of their date of hire.

Thank you for your interest in working at Wing Kei. Unless you are contacted for an interview, you will receive no further acknowledgment of your application.