New Career Opportunities for Long-term Care Licensed Practical Nurses!

Position Summary

We are seeking Licensed Practical Nurses to join our incredible teams at various Long-term Care sites throughout Interior Health. We are looking for individuals who are self-directed, have big picture thinking, are able to co-ordinate care among large networks, have excellent organization, problem solving skills and strong communication. Does this sound like you? If so, apply today!

As the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you will work in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team, performing assessments and planning, implementing and providing personal and nursing care to patients/clients. You will also administer oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications in accordance with pharmaceutical and organizational policies and procedures. The LPN will provide complete treatment of wound care and provides leadership to our care staff. They work closely with the RN’s, and will admit and discharge clients.

In Long-term Care, our patient-centered philosophy is designed to support individual’s choices, help people function at their highest level and provide the best quality of life possible. Our typical nursing schedules are based on 12 hour shifts and include Days and Nights with rotating days off.

Reasons to Apply at Interior Health

We offer competitive wages, an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including generous vacation entitlement, employer paid health, wellness and dental coverage, pension, paid education days, and more!

This position may qualify for relocation allowance. Apply today and ask if you qualify!

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.

Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.

Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience:
• Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
• Current full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM)
• Current CPR certification required.

*Please upload a copy of your current, valid CPR certificate with your application*

This posting is for a position at a facility covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s Single Site Order and selected applicant(s) must comply with the requirements of the order.

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 #:

01756660

Employee Type:

PERMANENT FULL TIME

Bargaining Unit:

NON-CONTRACT

Facility:

ETHEL STREET OFFICE

Location:

Kelowna

Department:

IH CENTRALIZED RECRUITM

Reports To:

MANAGER/LONG-TERM CARE COORDINATOR (RCC)/TEAM LEAD

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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