The Opportunity

Hammonds Plains, NS
Full-time - Permanent
$53,000 / year

GEM Health Care - is a leader in providing safe and comfortable care and has a vacancy for the following position:

Location: Whitehills, Hammonds Plains NS

Job Type: Permanent Full time

What you'll do


  • Reliable with a good attendance record and cheerful disposition
  • Personal care of residents including the ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Maintenance of a clean and sanitary environment
  • Effective communication, both written and verbal in English
  • Must take initiative and be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Provision of medication
  • Assist RN's and CCA's
  • Must have Covid Vaccination

What you'll need


  • Must be currently registered with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Nova Scotia or eligible to be registered
  • Standard First Aid or Basic Life Support - CPR / Choking - Adult
  • Respectful and hard working team player with a professional and courteous manner
  • Successful completion of LPN course
  • Successful applicants must have successfully completed an LPN, First Aid and CPR course and be computer literate. Experience in a similar environment is considered an asset
  • Hammonds Plains, NS: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
  • LPN/RPN license in NS (preferred)

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A little bit about us

GEM Health Care Group

GEM Health Care Group is a Nova Scotian, family run business which has been enhancing the lives of seniors in the communities where they operate since 1979.
We continue to remain a leader in transforming how health care is delivered to seniors in Nova Scotia and we strive to provide the best care, service, and quality of life for our residents in a safe, dignified, home-like environment.
GEM currently operates various levels of seniors' care facilities throughout Nova Scotia, Ontario, and in Hollywood, Florida.

Are you interested?

Work With Us

Salary: Up to $53,000.00 per year


  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care


  • 12 hour shift