Registered Nurse | Home Health

Position Summary

Interior Health has rewarding Home Health Nursing casual opportunities at the Summerland Health Centre! This satisfying, complex role will draw on your nursing experience in the community home health setting and will require use of your independent critical thinking skills. 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 community nursing team!

The patient populations for this position are those with both time limited and continuous home health needs. This position provides both direct client care and care management services and may be orientated to Hospital Liaison.

The Home Health Nurse practice supports the client’s achievement of safe realistic and reasonable goals by assessing, planning, coordinating, organizing, implementing, evaluating and transitioning nursing and other care services for the client. In collaboration with the client, family and other care providers the Home Health nurse develops, implements and adapts a care plan, delivers direct care, assesses service eligibility and provides care management to help clients manage their own care and navigate through the various services available within the community setting. Works in consultation with other system partners and bases practice on nursing science and related content from other sciences and humanities.

This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements may vary from 0 - 37.5 hours per week. Casual employment includes: short-notice, on-call availability; workload coverage during a temporary absence; and/or providing relief coverage in a specific position. Once hired into a casual role, employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent part-time or full time positions. There are many opportunities with Interior Health that begin with casual positions and lead to regular employment.


Home health nursing operates 7 days per week and shifts may be between the hours of 08:00 - 16:00.

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

Qualifications

Graduation from an approved school of nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).

Knowledge and experience in wound care, assessments, case management and community clinics is preferred.
Candidates must also hold a valid B.C. 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 #:

01796020

Employee Type:

CASUAL

Bargaining Unit:

BCNU

Facility:

SUMMERLAND HEALTH CENTRE

Location:

Summerland

Department:

SUC HOME HEALTH GENERAL

Reports To:

MANAGER OR DESIGNATE

Hourly Wage:

$36.23 - $47.58

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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