Seasons Retirement Communities LP Care Supervisor (Temporary) in Olds Encore, Canada
Temporary Full time Seasons Retirement Communities, Olds EncoreThe Company. Seasons Retirement Communities is a growing senior housing company that believes Happy Team Members = Happy Residents. We want our team members to have work-life balance, feel supported on the job and love what they do. We expect a lot from our team members because we believe our residents deserve the very best. If you are prepared to go above and beyond to make a difference, Seasons is the place for you. We hire individuals who are enthusiastic about working with seniors. At Seasons, our team members make a difference in our residents' lives through meaningful connections and creating 'Wow Moments' that matter. We support, encourage and celebrate these efforts because they have a positive impact on residents and team members alike. Simply put, it feels great to make a positive difference in the life of a senior.Note during COVID-19: Make a difference in the life of a senior when they need you the most.
Our greatest priority is the health and safety of our team members and residents. At the outset of the COVID-19 situation in Canada, Seasons Retirement Communities implemented heightened precautionary protocols in all of our homes. We continue to follow the advice of provincial and federal governments, our sector regulators and local Public Health agencies.
While the position outlined below is our company?s standard description of the role, we understand that these are unprecedented times. Job responsibilities are being reviewed and adjusted accordingly to ensure the wellbeing of the successful candidate.
The Position. We are looking to supplement our team with a Care Supervisor, this person will support the care team with guidance and support for all Resident and Care Team Members for all clinical needs
We offer complete training to right fit candidates.
We provide health and dental benefits
Investment in leadership and travel experiences
Group discounts on home and auto insurance
Qualifications or Skills Required:
Has a minimum of two (2) years relevant experience in the seniors housing or hospitality industry
Knowledge of the appropriate sections of the Health Disciplines Act, Occupational Health and Safety Act, Retirement Homes Act, Pharmacy Act, Food and Drugs Act (Canada), Narcotic Control Act (Canada) and other pertinent Federal, Provincial and Municipal Statutes which influence the operation of the Retirement Home and more specifically the care department
Empathy for and understanding of the needs of the elderly and/or disabled
Ability to relate to all levels of staff, the residents and their families, and other professionals with a high degree of patience and tolerance
Strong communication skills; both oral and written
Initiative, good judgment and supervisory abilities
Strong organizational and assessment skills
Ability to exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with residents, service team members and guests.
Knowledge of relevant legislation
RN or LPN designation and current registration with the College of Nurses
Current CPR & First Aid Certification, Class 5 Driver?s license, Medication Administration training
Monitor the well-being of all residents, including both those residents who receive care and those not requiring care
Completes required information necessary for the admission and discharge of a resident, and on-going documentation as residents? care needs change
To facilitate residents?, move in and transfers where applicable
Participates as a member of the Service Team Leaders and provides support to the other members of the team
Complete all assessments, service plans and monthly logs for all new resident move ins, prior to resident returning from hospital and when residents care needs change
Uses the nursing process of assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating to provide high quality nursing care to the residents and ensure compliance with the regulations
Ensures that the resident and/or family members are involved, where appropriate, in decisions affecting the resident?s care
Establishes priorities based on individual resident?s needs, scheduled activities and adjusts these priorities and activities to manage unanticipated
Promotes wellness in the community among service team members, residents and guests
Communicates with families, physicians and outside community health care agencies
Role model, drive excellence and innovations in customer service throughout the community
Investigate complaints/incidents and medication errors ensuring appropriate action is taken
Communicates with families, physicians and outside community health care/services partnerships
Co-ordinates and/or carries out all areas of the residents? service plan
Complete or delegate all schedule audits within the care department
Communicates effectively with physicians, pharmacy and other professional care providers
Establish and maintain relationships with key external agencies/ stakeholders to facilitate delivery of service
Collaborates with other members of the Care Team in the planning, provision and evaluation of services
Monitor the safe administration and storage of medication in the community
All other duties as assigned
Why Should You Apply?
Competitive wages & benefits packages
Employee rewards & referral programs
Growth and advancement opportunities
Opportunities for on-the-job training
In addition, the successful candidate will be required to promote high quality care while maintaining a safe and healthy environment for residents, resident families, visitors and staff.Strong interpersonal and conflict resolution skills are essential, as is excellence in achieving continuous quality improvements. Related experience within the seniors housing industry is an asset.All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada. As a condition of employment, a Criminal Record Search which may include a vulnerable sector screen, will be required.Seasons Retirement Communities (?Seasons?) is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all interested parties. In accordance with Season?s Accessibility Policy, a request for accommodation will be accepted as part of Season?s hiring process.We thank all applicants for their interest. However only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.