TEAM LEADER HOME SUPPORT – PRACTICAL NURSEApply Now Job ID 1327724 Date posted 11/07/2019
Facility :QUEEN VICTORIA HOSPITAL
Status :RELIEF FULL TIME
If you are a motivated and organized Practical Nurse with recent supervisory experience, then Interior Health have a great Team Leader opportunity for you in the beautiful community of Revelstoke, B.C.
The Team Leader coordinates Home Support Services by supervising Licensed Practical Nurses (CCLPNs), Community Health Workers (CHWs) and other unregulated members of the team, overseeing the implementation of client care plans, providing training and evaluation of care provided by staff, and advocating for changes that improve client care. In collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, performs assessments, makes nursing diagnosis, implements and provides personal and nursing care for clients in a community health setting.
This is a temporary (relief) full-time position until approximately January 2021. Days of work are Monday to Friday from 08:00-16:00. We offer competitive compensation, generous vacation entitlement and many benefits and employee services to support you at every stage of your career.
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Practical Nurse to continue to develop and enhance their first-line supervisory skill-set. The Team Leader position can be challenging with varied responsibilities and priorities. The ideal applicant will be confident and experienced in providing direction and assignments to staff, organizing workflow and ensuring that safe and individualized client-centered care is always delivered.
Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we create great workplaces.
Community: Nestled between the spectacular Selkirk and Monashee Mountains on the mighty Columbia River, you will find the Gateway to Mountain Adventure and National Parks - Revelstoke. This city offers unique opportunities for both visitors and residents. Untouched natural beauty offers year round adventures with a legacy of heritage buildings that lend character and quaintness to the town. Hiking, mountain biking, fishing, caving, canoeing, snowmobiling and the best backcountry skiing anywhere are only some of the benefits offered. The rest you will have to check out for yourself!
Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses and three (3) years of recent, related acute, residential or community care experience including one (1) year supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Current, full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP)
Current valid BC 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. At Interior Health, Every Person Matters.
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