NURSE PRACTITIONER – CHILCOTINApply Now Job ID 1200881 Date posted 12/25/2018
Community :ALEXIS CREEK
Facility :ALEXIS CREEK OUTPOST HPTL
Status :PERMANENT PART TIME (0.80 FTE)
Interior Health is seeking a dynamic Nurse Practitioner (NP). This is a permanent part time (0.80 FTE) opportunity to join the NP team in Alexis Creek, B.C. This is a four days per week position and the schedule is flexible to meet the needs of the community.
The Nurse Practitioner (NP) provides primary health care services to individuals and families residing in the First Nations’ communities representing the Tsilhqot’in Nation. The majority of the Tsilhqot’in Nation communities are geographically located within 200 km west of Williams Lake with one 70 km to the North. Clinic work is shared between two Nurse Practitioners to ensure adequate family services are being provided.
This position is based out of Alexis Creek. Travel from community to community will be required. Between the two NPs in the area, the First Nation communities that are served include: Anaham, Redstone, Stone, Nemiah, Alexandria and Toosey. This position focuses on providing care in (Alexis Creek, Anaham, Toosey & Redstone). This position works to the full scope of the NP role and includes a Mental Health and Substance Abuse component. The NP may be required to do some health fairs, education and teaching.
Interior Health offers work-life balance with competitive wages, excellent employee benefits, professional development and educational leave in a larger-than-life landscape and four seasons playground. Come and join our team…Apply today!
Education, Training and Experience:
• Current registration and exam qualified as a Nurse Practitioner with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP)
• Successful completion of Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE)
• Recent, relevant clinical nursing experience
In accordance with Section 41 of the BC Human Rights Code and Section 15 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, preference will be given to qualified candidates with Aboriginal Ancestry.
Interior Health values diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to cultivate a workforce rich in culture, experience and knowledge to ensure equitable health outcomes for all of the clients we serve. We are welcoming of all populations including our Aboriginal partners throughout the Interior Health Region. We are committed to increasing our Aboriginal representative workforce to build an engaged, culturally diverse organization focused on the goal of providing high quality, sustainable healthcare through an engaged workforce and healthy workplaces. We build inclusive, trusting and respectful relationships through our partnerships. At Interior Health, Every Person Matters.
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