Job title :LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE - ACUTE
Community :GRAND FORKS
Facility :BOUNDARY HOSPITAL
Status :RELIEF FULL TIME
If you are passionate about being part of a team that is committed to providing high quality client-centered care, then join us as a Practical Nurse at the Boundary Hospital in Grand Forks, BC!
As the Licensed Practical Nurse, you will work in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team performing assessments and planning, implementing and providing personal and nursing care to patients. You will also administer oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications in accordance with pharmaceutical and organizational policies and procedures. The scope or extent of the skills that the LPN performs varies according to the predictability of the outcome for a given client population. The LPN operates in accordance with the competency guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals, and according to organizational policies, procedures, standards and unit specific protocols.
This is a relief full time opportunity until February 28, 2022 or return of incumbent.
Shifts of work are scheduled days, evenings, nights; shift times are; 07:00 to 15:00, 15:00 to 23:00.
We offer a range of employee benefits and services to support you at every stage of your career.
Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Together, we create great workplaces.
Community: Grand Forks is surrounded by mountains, lake and rivers that provide the perfect setting for many outdoor four-season adventures that are available year round. With a population of 4,000 Grand Forks offers a small town feel while providing all the amenities. Centrally located between Kelowna and Spokane, Grand Forks is known as the Sunshine Valley and provides a strong commitment to healthy living, affordability and great quality of life.
Why Interior Health is a Top 100 BC Employer
• Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses.
• Current full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
• Current CPR certification required. *Please upload a copy of your valid CPR certificate with your application*
Acute care experience is considered an asset.
Along with a copy of your CV (resume) please provide details regarding your previous acute care experience.
We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.