Wellness Manager

The Wellness Manager, reports to the Director of Corporate Operations/General Manager promoting and ensuring a consistently high standard of care for residents though collaboration, leadership, and supervision of the Resident Care Attendants, Guest Attendants , Dietary Aides, Housekeeping Aides ensuring that care and services are provided as assigned.

We Are Looking For

An experienced clinical leader with a genuine understanding of, and commitment to, the clients being served, and a reputation for being able to build effective working relationships with residents, physicians and staff at all levels.

Current certificate of competence as a Registered Practical Nurse from the College of Nurses of Ontario, with current certification in CPR and First Aid.

Possesses a comprehensive knowledge of nursing and health care practices and techniques, including courses or experience in retirement home or caring for older adults.

Minimum of 3–5 of years experience in retirement homes or long-term care, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

An operational knowledge of relevant legislation (e.g. Retirement Homes Act, Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, Personal Health Information Protection Act, Occupational Health and Safety Act, et cetera.)

Demonstrated Clinical Management skills, including problem-solving, critical thinking, and conflict resolution in a unionized environment.

Experience in working with people from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated understanding of cultural awareness, sensitivity, and competency in culturally informed treatment modalities.

High level of integrity, confidentiality, and accountability; sound analytical thinking, planning, prioritization, and execution skills.

Strong verbal and written communication skills; a succinct and accurate communicator with excellent interpersonal skills.

Good computer knowledge and proficiency in Microsoft Office is required.

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their resume to Allen Prowse at allen@palmercareers.com

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

Palmer & Associates
Venture Business Centre
556 O'Connor Drive
Kingston, ON K7P 1N3