[FR387] REGISTERED NURSES (Temporary Full-Time) – Extendicare Moose Jaw

[FR387] REGISTERED NURSES (Temporary Full-Time) – Extendicare Moose Jaw

15 Jul
Extendicare Canada Inc.
Moose Jaw

15 Jul

Extendicare Canada Inc.

Moose Jaw

REGISTERED NURSES (Temporary Full-Time) - Extendicare Moose Jaw

Extendicare is a leading provider of care and services for seniors throughout Canada. Through our network of over 115 operated senior care and living centres, as well as our home health care operations, we are committed to delivering care throughout the health care continuum to meet the needs of a growing seniors’ population in Canada. Our qualified and highly trained workforce of 23,700 individuals are united by a dedication to quality care and by our vision of being the best provider of senior care and services in Canada.

Candidates are invited to apply for the above position to work at our Moose Jaw home,

available within our 125-bed long-term care facility located in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan.  *Signing Bonus offered to eligible candidates*

The following positions are available:


Reporting to the Director of Care, the nurse’s role is to deliver nursing care in keeping with the Code of Ethics and Standards of the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association (SRNA) or Registered Psychiatric Nurses Association of Saskatchewan (RPNAS), Provincial Long-Term Care Standards and Extendicare Canada Inc.

The RN/RPN will function in a leadership role by providing clinical leadership, coordination, and communication of all activities of the health care team. The successful candidate will be accountable for professional and competent care to the residents by directing, supervising and empowering other members of the interdisciplinary team and by acting as a champion and role model for excellence in nursing outcomes, resident focused care delivery and customer satisfaction/Psychiatric Nurses of Saskatchewan, Long Term Care Standards and Extendicare Standards.


- Ensure resident care is provided with established nursing standards and principles, physicians’ orders and administrative policies, as well as, observe, report and record vital signs, symptoms and conditions of residents. Assure observance of required techniques in nursing care.

- Assist in assessing residents and develop, implement, review and evaluate resident care plans. Monitor residents’ health, notes changes in condition and assess need for referral to doctors; processes and implement physicians’ orders.

- Plan, direct, supervise and evaluate the work of nursing and personal care staff assigned to the unit. Orient and train new personnel and may participate in in-service education. Monitor performance and conduct performance appraisal and refers problems to the Director of Care.

- Assist in preparing the Facility for RAI MDS.

- Take charge of the Facility in the absence of the Director of Care.

- Staff replacement in the absence of the care clerk.


- Appropriate current certificate of competence. Bachelor’s degree / Diploma in Nursing.

- Registration or eligible for registration with the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association (SRNA) or Registered Psychiatric Nursing Association (RPNAS).

- Previous managerial experience in long-term care preferred.

- Experience dealing with the cognitively impaired.

- Comprehensive knowledge of nursing and health care practices, as well as Knowledge in Infection Control Practices.

- Demonstrated commitment to working with seniors.

- Ability to work effectively individually and with others while prioritizing tasks to handle the most urgent first.

- Ability to present information clearly and effectively both verbally whether in person or over the phone, and in writing; an active listener who projects a friendly demeanor.

- Ability to collect and use information to thoroughly think through problems and situations; puts information from various sources together to see the ‘big picture’ and generate creative solutions.

- Organizational, planning, time management and multi-tasking skills. 

CLOSING DATE: August 30, 2021.


                                   Interested applicants may forward their resume in confidence to the attention of:

Sandra Coates, Director of Care

[email protected]

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