Are you a new graduate, retired nurse or nurse looking to enter back into the nursing field?. You may qualify for the Community Commitment Program for Nurses (CCPN) through Health Force Ontario. This program provides a $25,000 incentive to eligible nurses in exchange for a 24-month commitment to an eligible employer. To view eligibility requirements, click here: www.healthforceontario.ca/ccpnIf you are a Nurse who prides yourself on empathy, adaptability, and excellent judgment and who enjoys working with children and/or adults, this position is the ideal fit for youJoin the VON team and make a difference in the lives of our clients in your community by delivering exceptional care.
VON nurses collaborate with community health teams to provide client-centred health care in homes, community settings, and clinics. Come work with us – it’s a job that mattersJoin us in community nursing you’ll get to:Work to the full scope of practiceMake an impact in your community by supporting clients in their homeUse independent judgment to make decisions about your client’s careSupport children to continue their education in schoolWork with amazing co-workers and leaders who care about your well-being and safetyHave a workplace culture of comfort, connection, and belongingEmbrace flexibility to promote work-life balanceAccess VON supports through learning opportunities, Employee Access Program access, wellness benefits, and workplace respect…VON caresOur Visiting Nurses provide client care in the client’s own home. They provide physical assessments, symptom control support, palliative care, rehabilitation therapy, wound care, education, counselling to individuals and families and much more.Our Shift Nurses provide extended hours of care to clients in their homes and children in schools, who are medically fragile and have complex needs that may require respiratory support and or palliative care nursing.Our Clinic Nurses provide care in VON community clinics. Our clinics provide client assessments, wound care, IV medications, client and family education, and much more.Various schedules available for Days, Evenings, Nights and/or Weekends.
Clinical Support is available 24/7 for all team members.Job Summary:The Registered Nurse ensures care is provided within the framework of quality & risk management and the standards and scope of practice set by VON, the relevant provincial regulatory body, and Community Health Nurses of Canada. The Registered Nurse is responsible for safe and appropriate teaching, assignment, and delegation of tasks to different categories of workers.What we can offer you:Comprehensive orientation programOpportunity to use your skills and expand your knowledgeCompetitive salaries and vacation timeTiered Benefits (health, dental, LTD) and an Employee Assistance ProgramDefined Benefit Pension Plan with company contributionTravel compensationSmartphone provided to keep you connected during work timeThe opportunity to make a difference in your communityWork with an organization that is 125 years strongWhat we need from you:Must be Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the province of practiceCanadian Nurses Association certification in Community Health Nursing as assetA valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle are requiredA current and original copy of a satisfactory Criminal Records Check is required and a Vulnerable Sector Search and/or a Child Abuse Registry Check may be requiredFor positions requiring expertise in a specific field of clinical practice, additional degrees or certificates may be requiredClinical practice experience is an assetExperience in community health is an assetThe use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) will be requiredCome for the job, stay for the learning, and the chance to make a difference.Other terms commonly searched for this type of opportunity: Registered Nurse, RN, nurse, nursing, practical nurse, clinic nurse, RN nurse, school nurse.