Registered Nurse (RN) – Full Time/Part Time

Full-Time

Website VON Canada (Nova Scotia)



VON Canada is currently hiring compassionate RNs to work in Lunenburg County, NS in our Visiting Nursing Program!

Requisition Details:



Employment Status: Permanent, Full-Time or Part-Time (0.7, 0.9 or 1.0 FTE)
Program Name: Visiting Nursing
Work Schedule: Various shifts available – Rotation (Days, Evenings & Weekends) or Evenings & Weekends
Union/Bargaining Unit: NSNU
On Call: Yes
Location: Lunenburg County, NS

Portability of seniority as per collective agreement


The power to change lives!

With VON you get to hit the open road, where the scenery and work are different every day. We offer a workplace free from the repetitive and boring, where you can work to your full scope, have clinical autonomy, continuous learning, and meet some great people along the way.

Come for the job, stay for the learning, and the chance to make a difference.

What we can offer you:


Opportunity to work to full scope and expand your knowledge
Competitive salaries and vacation time
Tiered Benefits (health, dental, LTD) & an Employee Assistance Program
Defined Benefit Pension Plan with company contribution
Travel compensation
Comprehensive orientation program
SMART phone provided to keep you connected during work time
The opportunity to make a difference in your community
Portability of Seniority as per NSNU Agreement

What you’ll be doing:

Our RNs provide medical care to children, youth, adults and seniors in their homes and other settings in communities across Nova Scotia.

Diabetes management
Dialysis
IV medications
IV/CVAD care
Palliative care
Phlebotomy
Wound care; incl. negative pressure wound therapy and complex wounds
…and much more!



What we need from you:

Must be Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the province of practice
Experience in community health 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 and a Vulnerable Sector Search and/or a Child Abuse Registry Check may be required
Must be able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)


About Us:

VON is a non-profit organization that provides clinical, personal and social support to people who want to live every day to the fullest while remaining in their own homes and communities.



VON Canada is committed to meeting the needs of persons with disabilities and to providing accessibility accommodations where required. For more information, please visit http://www.von.ca/en/accessibility

Attention Current Employees (Internal Applicants): If you are applying to a unionized position and you are a member of its bargaining unit, please be aware that this posting may remain open beyond the deadline if there are not enough applicants to fill the position(s). If the posting remains open after the initial deadline, VON may close the posting at its’ discretion or a rolling deadline equivalent to the posting period specified in your Collective Agreement will be deemed, and each successive period will be treated as a separate posting for purposes of comparing seniority between candidates.

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