Hiring Licensed practical nurse | $36.13 hourly

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Alberta Health Services’ Continuing Care Department based in Claresholm, AB is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Licensed practical nurse. Alberta Health Services’ Continuing Care Department is specialized in long-term and home care services. It addresses the evolving needs of those requiring extended care, contributing significantly to the region’s healthcare services. With a commitment to dignity and well-being, it enhances Alberta Health Services’ standing in the market, providing crucial support for individuals in need. The candidates selected for the vacancy will be required to start the work as soon as possible.

Job Description:

Employer Name: Alberta Health Services
Department: Continuing Care
Position: Licensed practical nurse
No of Vacancies: 1
Salary: $27.58 – $36.13 hourly
Employment Type: Temporary
Job Category: Nursing – Nurses/Psych Nurses
FTE: 0.50
Location: 4221 8 St W, Claresholm, AB T0L 0T0, Canada
Primary Location: Willow Creek
Shift: Days, Evenings, Nights, and Weekends (7.75Hours per Shift)
Length of Shift in weeks: 12
Shifts per cycle: 30
Job ID: ALB00410994


Languages: Candidates must have knowledge of the English Language
Education: Candidates should have Completion of an accredited practical nurse education program
Experience: Candidates should have Geriatric experience

Physical Requirements:

  • The candidates should have ability to adapt quickly to changing and fluctuating workloads
  • The candidates should demonstrate the ability to work as a member of a team and to request and accept direction

Other Requirements:

  • The candidates should be active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA)
  • The candidates should have Current Basic Cardiac Life Support – Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP) certification
  • The candidates should have demonstrated critical thinking skills within the scope of practice, including clinical judgment, problem-solving skills, and strong decision-making ability
  • The candidates should have Dementia experience, supportive living and/or continuing care experience and Palliative experience
  • The candidates should have strong written and verbal communication skills are essential, as is a commitment to integrating Patient and Family Centered Care principles into practice
  • The candidates should have a commitment to promoting a positive work environment and to professional development
  • The candidates should have Supportive pathways certification and non-violent crisis intervention certification


  • The candidates should be able to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate the care of patients/clients, working in consultation with Registered Nurses (RNs) and members of the interdisciplinary team to meet the needs of more complex patients/clients
  • The candidates should be able to direct and provide resident care, supervise and schedule staff as necessary, and collaborate with families and residents
  • The candidates should be able to ensure that the care needs of residents are met comprehensively and in a timely manner
  • The candidates should be able to be responsible and accountable to the public for his/her practice, adhering to the Standards defined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) Standards of Practice (2003)

How to apply:

If the position is fit for you and the basic requirements are fulfilled then you can now apply directly to the employer (along with your resume) through the below-mentioned details.

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