We currently have a relief full time Registered Nurse (RN) opening at the Kelowna General Hospital-Unit 4 East. This relief is until April 1, 2023 or return of the incumbent.
Who are we looking for?
If medical nursing is your passion and you are a reliable, flexible, motivated Registered Nurse and passionate about working in Geriatric Medicine this opportunity is for you!
What will you work on?
The successful candidate will work within a cohesive team and bring enthusiasm, adaptability and exceptional critical thinking skills to this fast-paced 32 bed geriatric medical unit. Previous acute medical experience with the elderly patient population and geriatric behaviours would be considered an asset.
This position will work rotating days, evenings and nights shifts 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00 hours.
Why apply at Interior Health?
We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package, recognition of previous experience in determining starting salary, and generous vacation entitlement after your first year of employment.
We offer a work environment conducive to growth and development of strong clinical skills. The opportunity to have a balanced lifestyle that allows you to maintain the quality of life you desire. We offer excellent benefits and opportunities to maximize your skills.
How will we help you grow?
We provide you with an orientation customized to meet your needs, and immediate support and access from excellent colleagues. You will have access to work in an interdisciplinary environment where patients are at the centre of care. We also offer continuous education opportunities.
About Interior Health
Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Along with a competitive salary, your total compensation package may include vacation, health care and dental benefits, and contributions toward your retirement pension. As a member of the Interior Health (IH) team, you'll have access to services and benefits that can help you get the most out of work while maintaining a balanced lifestyle. Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.
Come and join our team….Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!
Education, Training and Experience:
• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.
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 internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.