Registered Nurse – Home Health, Central IntakeApply Now Job ID 1643484 Date posted 12/04/2021
Facility :PENTICTON HEALTH CENTRE
We have an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse to our team in Penticton, BC. This satisfying and complex role focuses on Central Intake.
The Penticton Health Centre is located across the street from the Penticton Regional Hospital and close to two major shopping centres. In addition to Home Care programs, the Health Centre also houses Public Health Population Health, Mental Health and Addictions services.
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. The Home Health nurse works in consultation with other system partners and bases practice on nursing science and related content from other sciences and humanities.
Days of work are Monday to Friday, 08:00 to 16:00. Weekend shifts are also available.
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.
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.
Why Interior Health is a Top 100 BC Employer
Graduation from an approved school of nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNM).
Candidates must also hold a valid B.C. driver’s license.
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.