If you are a Nurse who prides yourself on empathy, adaptability and excellent judgement and who enjoys working with children and/or adults, this position is the ideal fit for you!
Join 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-centered health care in homes, community settings and clinics. Come work with us - it’s a job that matters!
If you asked a VON nurse why they love working here, they would say:
I get to work to the full scope of my practice
I use independent judgment to make decisions for my clients
I get to provide home care to clients who need it
I get to help children continue their education in school
I love being out and around in my community helping people
Clients really appreciate the service and care that we provide them
I am able to ensure my client is comfortable while providing palliative care in their home
I get to work with amazing co-workers
Our 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.
Various schedules available for Days and/or Weekends. Clinical Support available 24/7 for all team members.
Nurses hired for the Hastings-Northumberland area may be working in Belleville, Trenton, Picton and/or Bancroft.
What we can offer you:
Comprehensive orientation program
Opportunity to use your skills and expand your knowledge
Competitive salaries and vacation time
Tiered Benefits (health, dental, LTD) and an Employee Assistance Program
Defined Benefit Pension Plan with company contribution
Smartphone provided to keep you connected during work time
The opportunity to make a difference in your community
Work with an organization that is 125 years strong
What we need from you:
Must be Licensed as a Registered Nurse or Registered Practical Nurse in the province of practice
Experience in community health is an asset
A valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle is required
A current and original copy of a satisfactory Criminal Records Check is required
A Vulnerable Sector Search and/or a Child Abuse Registry Check may be required
Must be able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
On-call shifts may be required
Come for the job, stay for the learning, and the chance to make a difference