Public Health Nurse

Position Summary

If you are a Registered Nurse who takes pride in having a strong work ethic, excellent communication and critical thinking and has recent experience in Public Health nursing, then we would love to hear from you for our opportunity in 100 Mile House, B.C.

This is a relief full time 1.0FTE position until approximately October 5, 2022 or the return of the incumbent. Days of work are Monday to Friday from 08:18 to 16:30.

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.

Why Interior Health is a Top 100 BC Employer

If you are an experienced Public Health Nurse, who is passionate about health promotion and prevention, apply today and join our team!

Qualifications

• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
• Six (6) months recent, related experience in public health nursing or an equivalent combination of education, training experience.
• Current valid BC Driver’s License.

**Please note that travel is a requirement for this position and transportation arrangements must meet the Employer’s requirements. You are required to hold a valid BC Driver’s License and may be required to drive a personal car on mileage, as a condition of employment.

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 #:

01744888

Employee Type:

RELIEF FULL TIME

Bargaining Unit:

BCNU

Facility:

100 MILE HOUSE HOSPITAL

Location:

100 Mile House

Department:

ONP PH NURSING

Reports To:

MANAGER (OR DESIGNATE)

Hourly Wage:

$36.23 - $47.58

Close Date:

AUGUST 15, 2022

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