Registered Practical Nurse (RPN), Casual (External)

Sisters of Providence of St Vincent de Paul Motherhouse

Position Title:  Registered Practical Nurse
Job Type: Casual
Work schedule: 12-hour shifts, weekdays/weekends
Union/Bargaining Unit: LiUNA 3000


Job Description

The Registered Practical Nurse provides holistic care to all Sisters residing in the Providence Motherhouse under the direction of the Director of Care, acting as a team leader within an interdisciplinary team according to the Standards of Practices of the College of Nurses of Ontario. Providence Motherhouse is a faith-based work environment owned and operated by the Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul. Respect for and the ability to work within this environment is essential.


Education & Experience: Key Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Participate in Care Conferences with the Sisters, their advocates, Sister Coordinator, Director of Care, and other members of the care team.
  • Be actively involved in developing and implementing individualized Care Plans for all of the Sisters currently receiving nursing care.
  • Ability to support positive team building by collaborating with co-workers and using effective communication skills to promote positive working relationships and active problem solving within the care team.
  • Demonstrated ability to complete all tasks related to the safe and accurate administration and delivery of medications and treatments to Sisters while maintaining complete and accurate applicable documentation.
  • Current registration with no restrictions from the College of Nurses of Ontario.
  • One year of professional nursing experience within a Geriatric or Rehabilitation setting preferred.
  • Current CPR and First Aid.
  • Proof of COVID Enhanced Vaccination, including any booster doses(s).
  • Vulnerable Sector Check, level 3. Copies will not be accepted.
  • Demonstrated understanding and commitment to health and safety policies, procedures and applicable legislation.
  • Ability to work well as a part of a team, and lead the team when directed to do so by the Director of Care.
  • Ability to facilitate conflict resolution within the nursing team.
  • Possesses an interest in learning and developing new skills and nursing techniques.
  • Availability to work all shifts as posted
  • Satisfactory References.
  • Physically able to perform assigned duties.
  • Other related duties as assigned.


Salary: $ 28.69 – 32.50/hour.


Application Instructions: 

Qualified applicants are asked to email a resume and cover letter to quoting ‘Registered Practical Nurse’ – Ref. ID: 2023-07.3 in the subject line. 

 We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.