Public Health Nurse Trail (Casual)
Reference Code: 00544282
|Position Summary |
Are you a nurse, experienced in public health, immunizations, working with families or maternity care? Looking for an opportunity to expand your skills? If you have strong initiative, are organized, adaptable and enjoy working autonomously with the public, we have an opportunity for you to join our Public Health team in Trail!
The Public Health Nurse (PHN), as an integral member of the Public Health Services team provides nursing services within the framework of the Population Health/Health Promotion Model. Inherent in the role are knowledge, skills and abilities specific to health promotion, epidemiology, community development, primary health care, social determinants of health and illness, and disease and injury prevention. Public Health Nurses translate knowledge from the health and social sciences to support health enhancing behaviours to diverse individuals, families, and population groups through universal and targeted interventions, programs and advocacy. Services are offered in communities, schools, homes and outreach locations to individuals, families and communities. Shifts for this position may be Monday - Friday between the hours of 08:30 and 17:00.
Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!
Baccalaureate degree in Nursing from a recognized program and six (6) months recent (within last five (5) years), related experience in public health nursing or an equivalent combination of education, training experience.
Current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses’ of BC (CRNBC).
Current valid BC Driver’s License.
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