Home Health Nurse – ClearwaterApply Now Job ID 1614778 Date posted 10/07/2021
Facility :DR. HELMCKEN MEM HOSPITAL
Are you ready for a challenging, growth-oriented career in a beautiful natural setting, where balanced lifestyle choices abound? We are looking for a client focused team player to fill a Home Health Nursing position that we have within our supportive community team based at the Dr. Helmcken Hospital in Clearwater, B.C.
At Interior Health our philosophy is ‘home is best’ to recover from illness and injury, manage chronic conditions and live out final days. Our outstanding Home Health Nurses work collaboratively in the community with clients, family and other care providers to deliver nursing services and support the unique needs of clients with acute, chronic, palliative or rehabilitative needs.
This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means hours are not guaranteed and may vary and shifts may be at short notice. Casual employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent and temporary positions. There are many opportunities with Interior Health that begin with casual employment and lead to regular employment.
Days of work are rotating and shift times are 08:30-16:30.
About our Community:
Located only an hour and half from the city of Kamloops, the charming town of Clearwater nestles near the famous Wells Gray Provincial Park. Hike through old-growth forests to find one of our many stunning waterfalls, fish and paddle in clear mountain lakes, ski backcountry slopes and raft on some of Canada’s most spectacular rapids - this small outpost is a thrill seekers delight. Come and explore our friendly community and make our little town your home! Clearwater, your gateway to adventure!
If you are self-motivated, organized, and a team player and this opportunity sounds like a fit for you, Apply Today!!!
**Any position that is required to enter a LTC/AL facility to provide services, the successful candidate of that position will be subject to the PHO Order regarding mandatory vaccination.
Graduation from an approved school of nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
Candidates must also hold a valid B.C. driver’s license.
Acute care experience along with a gerontology certificate would be considered an asset.
We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes. 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 the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.
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.