Are you passionate about working with Seniors and providing them with outstanding service? If so, then this opportunity is for you.

Sidney All Care Residence 

Director of Care, Registered Nurse

Sidney (Vancouver Island), British Columbia

Our valued client is seeking a motivated Director of Care to join their team in beautiful Sidney by the Sea located at the south end of Vancouver Island. The 88 bed home is a family-owned, private pay long-term care residence.

The Director of Care is responsible for coordinating and supervising the great care of 88 residents and 85 care staff.  Excellent support is provided for the Director of Care, including a lead RN and Clinical Coordinator as well as a high staff to resident ratio.

 Position Overview & Responsibilities:

  • Uphold and promote the Vision, Mission and Values as an example to the community
  • Communicates clearly and effectively with staff, residents, families and care professionals
  • Lead the development, implementation, evaluation and revision of care related goals, objectives and outcomes
  • Conduct Care Assessment and suitability on new admissions and assist with admission process
  • Review current Care Levels and care plans
  • Develop, oversee and enforce Medication Safety Program to ensure the safe and appropriate administration of medication
  • Ensure all levels of resident care and services meet or exceeds licensing requirements and regulations
  • Ensure compliance, interpretation, review and revisions of policies and procedures pertaining to all aspects of resident care
  • Ability to conduct a complete investigation and deliver a conclusion and report
  • Facilitate and participate in the quality review process by Island Health
  • Participate in development and maintain fiscal budget
  • Provide professional leadership, mentorship and support to the care team
  • Ensure appropriate staffing level at all times
  • Ensure and monitor staff knowledge and compliance with regulations and policies
  • Evaluate the performance of all care staff and conduct their performance reviews
  • Ensure that disciplinary action is conducted fairly and appropriately up to and including terminations, if necessary
  • Assist with recruiting, interviews and reference checks and other duties related to hiring care staff
  • Ability to provide constructive feedback to staff and the ability to have courageous conversations

 

Qualifications:

  • Current registration with BCCNP, a bachelor’s degree in nursing and progressive nursing experience and education;
  • Minimum of three years working experience in management/administration;
  • Minimum of three years in geriatrics or a combination of education and experience;
  • Must maintain current CPR and First Aid certification;
  • Experience with Microsoft Office;
  • Experience with PointClickCare an asset;
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently.

 Compensation:

  • A highly competitive compensation and benefits package has been designed to attract star performers.

Please apply in confidence to:

Kim Widdicombe
Maxwell Management Group Ltd.
kim@maxwellmanagementgroup.com
1-855-305-4078 ext. 210

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