Job title :NURSE PRACTITIONER - LYTTON FIRST NATION PRIMARY CARE (INCENTIVE BONUS)
Facility :ST. BARTHOLOMEWS HOSPITAL
Status :PERMANENT FULL TIME
Interior Health is seeking an experienced and dynamic Nurse Practitioner (NP) to join our team on a permanent full time basis in Lytton, B.C.
This Nurse Practitioner (NP) role delivers outreach services in seven First Nations communities surrounding the Lytton area within a 50 km radius. Clinics are held in each of the respective communities with expectation of visits to homebound Elders.
The Nurse Practitioner will work with the community’s collegial inter-professional health care team as well as collaborate with the community and multidisciplinary agencies in the delivery of comprehensive, holistic, and culturally safe care.
We are seeking a Nurse Practitioner with experience working in First Nations communities; brings great leadership, communication, and problem solving skills; and is an effective team member.
Interior Health offers work-life balance with competitive wages, excellent employee benefits, professional development and educational leave in a larger-than-life landscape and four seasons playground. In addition, this position offers an incentive bonus upon acceptance and housing is available.
• Current registration and exam-qualified as a Nurse Practitioner with the BC College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM)
• Successful completion of Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE)
• Recent, relevant clinical nursing experience
• Valid Driver’s License
In accordance with Section 41 of the BC Human Rights Code and Section 15 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, preference will be given to qualified candidates with Aboriginal Ancestry.
This position would be eligible for the B.C. loan forgiveness program. For more information visit: https://studentaidbc.ca/repay/repayment-help/bc-loan-forgiveness-program#Am_I_eligible?