Current CARNA practice permit
Graduation from an accredited nursing program.
Baccalaureate degree in nursing preferred; however, skills and experience relevant to nursing practice in community sector will be considered;
If applicants with a baccalaureate degree in nursing are not suitable, applicants with a diploma in nursing and three years recent experience in home care or acute care may be considered.
Valid drivers license and access to a reliable vehicle; Acceptable drivers abstract; Proof of business insurance;
Certification in gerontology, palliative care, wound care and/or foot care an asset.
Knowledge of nursing standards/protocols as required in area of specialty.
Knowledge of basic nursing care procedures required.
Knowledge of scope of practice as defined by CARNA.
Knowledge of the Canadian Nurses Association Code of Ethics.
A current and original Criminal Record Check is a requirement of all external applicants in order to be considered for a position.