Are you looking for a challenging, rewarding career in nursing? Join the VON team and make a difference in the lives of our clients in your community by delivering exceptional care. VON nurses collaborate with community health teams to provide client-centred health care in homes, community settings and clinics. Come work with us - it’s a job that matters!
If you asked a VON nurse why they love working here, they would say:
I get to work to the full scope of my practice
I use independent judgment to make decisions for my clients
I get to provide home care to clients who need it
I love being out and around in my community helping people
Clients really appreciate the service and care that we provide them
I am able to ensure my client is comfortable while providing palliative care in their home
I get to work with amazing co-workers
Our Visiting nurses provide client care in the client’s own home. They provide physical assessments, symptom control support, palliative care, rehabilitation therapy, wound care, education, counselling to individuals and families and much more.
The Registered Nurse is responsible for the provision and management of client and family centered, evidence-based, efficient nursing care to individuals and families in their homes and community. The Registered Nurse ensures care is provided within the framework of quality & risk management and the standards and scope of practice set by VON, relevant provincial regulatory body and Community Health Nurses of Canada. The Registered Nurse is responsible for safe and appropriate teaching, assignment and delegation of tasks to different categories of workers.
Education, Designations and Experience:
Must be Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the province of practice
Canadian Nurses Association certification in Community Health Nursing as asset
For positions requiring expertise in a specific field of clinical practice additional degrees or certificates may be required.
Clinical practice experience is an asset.
Experience in community health an asset.