Licensed Practical Nurse Team Leader Home Support - Grand Forks

Position Summary

If you are a motivated and organized Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with recent supervisory experience, then Interior Health has a great Team Leader opportunity for you in the beautiful community of Grand Forks, B.C.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to continue to develop and enhance their first-line supervisory skill-set. This position can be exciting and challenging with varied responsibilities and priorities. The ideal applicant will be confident and experienced in providing direction and assignments to staff, organizing workflow and ensuring that safe and individualized client-centered care is always delivered.


The Team Leader coordinates Home Support Services by supervising Licensed Practical Nurses (CCLPNs), Community Health Workers (CHWs) and other unregulated members of the team, overseeing the implementation of client care plans, providing training and evaluation of care provided by staff, and advocating for changes that improve client care. In collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, performs assessments, makes nursing diagnosis, implements and provides personal and nursing care for clients in a community health setting.
This position provides nursing care within the LPN Standards of Practice as outlined by British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives and within employer policies, procedures, limits and conditions.

This is a casual opportunity. Shifts of work are rotating days; shift times are: 07:30 to 16:00.

This is a casual position which means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements may vary each week. Once hired into a casual role, employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent part-time or full time positions. There are many opportunities with Interior Health that begin with casual on-call positions and lead to regular employment.

Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we create great workplaces.

Imagine working and playing. Here’s your opportunity for both in Grand Forks, BC!

Grand Forks sits on the convergence of the Kettle and Granby rivers between the Okanagan Valley and the Kootenay Mountains. The cultural and commercial centre of Boundary Country, Grand Forks offers a unique combination of ambient charm and urban convenience to this peaceful and fast-growing community. A lazy float down one of Grand Forks rivers to one of its many beaches is a popular pastime in the summer. Nearby is Christina Lake which offers hours of summertime family fun and water-based activities. Four golf courses and easy access to year-round adventure sports recreation create a quality of life to match the growing prosperity of the area. Grand Forks’ cultural diversity is reflected in its local cuisine, artistry and many attractions and community events.

Qualifications

Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses and three (3) years of recent, related acute, residential or community care experience including one (1) year supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Current, full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM)

Current valid BC Driver’s License

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.

Comments

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.

Competition #:

01698282

Employee Type:

CASUAL

Bargaining Unit:

BCNU

Facility:

BOUNDARY HOSPITAL

Location:

Grand Forks

Department:

BCC HOME HEALTH GENERAL

Reports To:

MANAGER OR DESIGNATE

Hourly Wage:

$29.62 - $34.37

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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