Licensed Practical Nurse | Acute

Position Summary

If you are passionate about being part of a team that is committed to providing high quality client-centered care, then join us as a Licensed Practical Nurse in our acute surgical unit at the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital in Trail, BC!

As the Licensed Practical Nurse, you will work in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team performing assessments and planning, implementing and providing personal and nursing care to patients. You will also administer oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications in accordance with pharmaceutical and organizational policies and procedures. The scope or extent of the skills that the LPN performs varies according to the predictability of the outcome for a given client population. The LPN operates in accordance with the competency guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM), and according to organizational policies, procedures, standards and unit specific protocols.

This is a RELIEF PART TIME (0.87 FTE) opportunity until September 24, 2023 or return of incumbent.
Shifts are rotating Days, Nights and hours of work are 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00.

We offer a range of employee benefits and services to support you at every stage of your career.

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Qualifications

Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses.
• Current full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
• Current CPR certification required

Surgical Acute care experience is considered an asset. Along with a copy of your CV (resume) please provide details regarding your previous surgical acute care experience.

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

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 #:

01763401

Employee Type:

RELIEF PART TIME (0.87 FTE)

Bargaining Unit:

BCNU

Facility:

KOOTENAY BNDRY RGNL HSPTL

Location:

Trail

Department:

KBH GEN SURG

Reports To:

MANAGER OR DESIGNATE

Hourly Wage:

$28.43 - $32.98

Close Date:

OCTOBER 05, 2022

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