Registered Nurse | Long-term Care

Position Summary

Do you consider yourself a seasoned, resilient Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse? Interior Health McKinney Place in Oliver, B.C. has a rewarding casual nursing opportunity on our team.

Who are we looking for?

If you 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, apply today to this exciting opportunity and join our nursing team.

What will you work on?

The Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse provides: nursing care to psychiatric patients, both by working independently and as a member of an interdisciplinary team; enhances quality of life for the patient and family; consults, confers, and collaborates with other health care providers; demonstrates continuous improvement and evidence based practice in nursing practice; maintains and advances own clinical competence; participates on designated hospital committees/teams and approved research projects as assigned.

This position works rotating day shifts from 07:00 to 17:30 hours.

How Will You Create Impact?

Joining our IH team will allow you to challenge yourself professionally while enjoying all the personal pursuits available to you within this fantastic community.

How will we help you grow?

In Long Term Care you develop relationships with your patients and their families as you work with the same patients each day for an extended period of time. It is up to the nurse to educate, guide and comfort patients and their families during their time in your care.

Long term care offers a variety of opportunities to work autonomously while part of a team; there are opportunities to advance into leadership, become a professional practice lead or work your passion in long term care with enhanced skills and knowledge.

About this location/unit

McKinney Place Extended Care is a one-storey facility with 75 private, semi-private and four-bed ward rooms with ensuite washrooms. Our resident-centered philosophy is designed to support residents’ choices, help people function at their highest level and provide the best quality of life possible.

Reasons to Apply at Interior Health... What we can do for you

We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package, recognition of previous experience in determining starting salary, and generous vacation entitlement after your first year of employment.

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 our team….Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!

Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience:

Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).

Post - basic education in gerontology an asset.

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 #:

01770028

Employee Type:

CASUAL

Bargaining Unit:

BCNU

Facility:

MCKINNEY PLACE

Location:

Oliver

Department:

SOG MCKINNEY PL LTC -OLIVER

Reports To:

MANAGER OR DESIGNATE

Hourly Wage:

$36.23 - $47.58

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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