Careers and Opportunities

Are you interested in a career as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)?

The Practical Nursing Program is a diploma-level, four-semester program that is offered at the Centre for Nursing Studies (https://cns.easternhealth.ca/) in St. John's, as well as at satellite sites at several campuses of the College of the North Atlantic (www.cna.nl.ca). This education program has been approved by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Newfoundland and Labrador, meaning you will receive advanced and comprehensive instruction. Highly-skilled faculty offer a broad range of experiences in an exceptional program that has consistently produced high rates of graduate success and employment opportunities.

 

Click here to view a Presentation on the PN Education Program in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Employment Opportunities

The major employers of LPNs are the regional health authorities.  Check their websites for employment opportunities.

Eastern Health - www.easternhealth.ca/Careers.aspx

Central Health - www.centralhealth.nl.ca/careers/

Western Health - https://employment.westernhealth.nl.ca/

Labrador-Grenfell Health - www.lghealth.ca/index.php?pageid=13

 

Chancellor Park - Looking for full time, part-time, or casual LPNs: Contact: careers@chancellorpark.ca

 

The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) is looking for Designated Screening Officers and Health Assessment Officers across the country to assist with its COVID-19 response. Below are the current opportunities for LPNs: 

Designated Screening Officers: https://emploisfp-psjobs.cfp-psc.gc.ca/psrs-srfp/applicant/page1800?poster=1519896

Health Assessment Officershttps://emploisfp-psjobs.cfp-psc.gc.ca/psrs-srfp/applicant/page1800?poster=1521727