Registered Practical Nurse (RPN)

Posted 1 year ago

Ottawa and Surrounding Region

Job description

Registered Practical Nurse – Ottawa and surrounding region

Access Healthcare Services Inc. (AHS) is looking for RPNs with a passion for home and community care to join our growing team.

The Registered Practical Nurse will provide high quality, client centred nursing care to all patients assigned to their caseload. This includes but is not limited to completing client assessments and treatment regimes (including medication administration), evaluating and updating care plans and undertaking client education and health promotion activities. The RPN will work in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team to ensure the highest level of care is provided. The RPN also adheres to the principles of quality documentation and maintenance of client health records at all times.

What we offer:

  • Sign-on Bonus (Full Time)
  • Up to $500 referral bonus (refer your friends)
  • Company sponsored health and dental benefits for you and your family
  • Cell Phone & Laptop
  • Paid mileage
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Evening and weekend hourly premiums
  • Paid CNO registration for Quebec applicants
  • Flexible work hours
  • Paid training

Pay: $26.00 – $31.00 per visit

What you will be doing:

  • Provide in-home, high quality client centred care
  • Complete comprehensive client assessments to develop collaborative, holistic care planning
  • Works to the full scope of practice as outlined by the CNO Professional Standards and AHS policies and procedures
  • Upholds the mission, vision and values of AHS
  • Adheres to infection, prevention & control measures and nursing best practice standards
  • Participates in ongoing continuing education and professional development
  • Reports, consults and collaborates with members of the interdisciplinary health care team
  • Participates in the on call nursing rotation

What you will need:

  • Registered Practical Nurse in good standing with CNO
  • Proof of Covid-19 vaccinations
  • Negative TB test
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle
  • Clear vulnerable sector check
  • Excellent assessment, documentation, verbal, and communication skills

The experience we are looking for:

  • 1 year nursing experience preferred but not essential
  • New graduates are welcome to apply
  • Previous experience in community care an asset
  • Bilingualism considered an asset but not essential

This is a flexible work environment which is based on your availability and the schedule you choose.

We welcome applicants from outside Ontario to join us and enjoy the $25,000 grant funding sponsored by the Ontario government through the Community Commitment Program for Nurses (CCPN). Please see the following link for additional information

AHI recruitment practices are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Should you require accommodations, please contact our Human Resources Generalist on ph: 613 596 4929 ext 1108.

We would like to thank everyone in advance for their interest however only suitability qualified candidates will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: $26.00-$31.00 per visit

Schedule (dependent on your availablity)

  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • On call
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability (required to work every second weekend)

Application question(s):

  • Are you able to work every second weekend?


  • RPN License (required)
  • 2023 CNO Registration (required)
  • CPR Certification (preferred)

Work Location: Various

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent, Casual

Salary: $26.00-$31.00 per hour


  • Dental care
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Flexible schedule
  • Relocation assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision care


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • On call

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay
  • Signing bonus

Work Location: On the road

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