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Director of Health and Wellness - RPN/LPN in Waterloo at Revera

Date Posted: 2/5/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Division: Retirement

Site: Victoria Place

Site Address: Victoria Place ,290 Queen Street South,Kitchener,ON,N2G 1W3

Employment Type: Full Time Contract

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018


About Revera

Revera is a leading owner, operator and investor in the senior living sector committed to helping older adults live life to the fullest. Through its portfolio of partnerships, Revera owns or operates more than 500 properties across Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom, offering seniors’ apartments, independent living, assisted living, memory care and long term care.

Established in 1964, Victoria Place is located in the heart of historic downtown Kitchener, Ontario. This well-established residence features 53 Independent Living suites and 35 Assisted Living suites. An ideal setting for retirement living, Victoria Place is close to many local attractions including the Aud, farmers’ markets and Concerts in the Square.

Residents have extensive choices to meet the lifestyle they want to lead. Victoria Place offers a full lineup of programs and activities, from wine and cheese-making to the arts to regular excursions. If you want to kick back and relax, Victoria Place’s private manicured gardens, patio lounge and picturesque views are the perfect spots. Victoria Place is very connected to the local community, as a supporter of the Kitchener cultural, religious and civic groups.

The Opportunity

Join us as a values driven leader to oversee and manage the clinical program at the Retirement Community. With your strong clinical skills and compassion for delivering exceptional care, we can partner to deliver Best in Class care to our residents.

In this role you will be focused on:

  • Ensuring Resident & Employee Safety and well-being
  • Achieving Resident Satisfaction Survey & Employee Engagement Survey targets
  • Providing quality clinical services based on the needs and requirements of each individual resident
  • Ensuring that all care and services provided for are billed and labour aligned
  • Hiring & training a team of superstar clinical experts!
  • Living our values and ensuring others on your team do too

What You Will Do:

Collaborate – Work with the Executive Director, Regional Clinical team and departmental managers to maximize resident satisfaction.

Consult and Create – Participate in Care Conferences, complete all resident assessments and develop service plans.

Manage – Effectively manage a team of people, health care records, resident care and monitoring department financials.

Roll-up your sleeves – Take a hands-on approach to leading, mentoring, and filling in as required. Oversee and supervise medication administration, delivery of services and clinical programs.

Comply – Follow all relevant Revera, Provincial and Federal Acts and Regulations.

Cultivate – Build and maintain strong relationships with the community residents and family members, employees, and managers along with the regional support team and agencies.


What You Bring:

  • Current registration as a Registered Nurse or Registered Psychiatric Nurse or Registered Practical Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse from the applicable provincial professional regulatory body
  • Degree or Diploma
  • Minimum of five (5) years of relevant clinical experience and one (1) year of leadership experience
  • Union Management Experience (where residence is unionized)
  • Current C.P.R. and First Aid designation required
  • Above average computer skills
  • Values of Respect, Integrity, Compassion & Excellence

What We Offer:

  • Support from your Regional and National Team
  • Technology to help you do your job better
  • Benefits and Pension Package
  • Better work life balance


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