NURSE PRACTITIONER - LYTTON

Position Summary

Interior Health is seeking dynamic permanent full and/or part time Nurse Practitioners to join our team providing primary health care to Nlaka’pamux Nation and Lytton area. A total of 1.0 FTE of Nurse Practitioner services is being sought.

The Nurse Practitioner(s), for the Nlaka’pamux Nation/Lytton area (Fraser Canyon corridor north of Boston Bar and south of Spences Bridge) will, together with a developing team inclusive of a GP, primary care nurse, home health nurse, MHSU and allied health professionals provide full-scope primary care services. This practice has a focus on both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal populations including some community outreach to Lytton First Nations, Kanaka Bar, Cook’s Ferry, Skuppah, Siska and Nicomen. The practice will be shared between one or more Nurse Practitioner and a GP, providing virtual care (telephone, Zoom) as well as in-person clinics from the Lytton First Nation Health Center. The NPs will collaborate with various community agencies, surrounding aboriginal communities, and multidisciplinary health services in the delivery of comprehensive, holistic patient centered health care that is delivered in a culturally safe manner. As the model of care matures monthly outreach to each community will be incorporated into the services of the primary care providers (NPs and GPs).

Interior Health strives to create an environment where you will have access to services and benefits that can help you get the most out of work while maintaining a balanced lifestyle. Recognizing the unique needs of every applicant, we encourage outside the box thinking to make this practice one that fits the individual’s life. Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others. Come and join our team… Apply today!

Honouring Interior Health’s commitment to Truth and Reconciliation and the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act (DRIPA), and Pursuant to Section 42 of the BC Human Rights Code, preferential consideration and/or hiring will be given to qualified applicants who self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis, or Inuit).

Qualifications

• Current registration and exam qualified as a Nurse Practitioner with the BC College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM)
• Valid Driver's License.

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 #:

01730981

Employee Type:

PERMANENT FULL TIME

Bargaining Unit:

NON-CONTRACT

Facility:

LYTTON FIRST NATION

Location:

Lytton

Department:

LYC NP4BC - LYTTON

Reports To:

NP DIRECTOR

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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