LONG TERM CARE NURSE (RN/RPN)Apply Now Job ID 1222436 Date posted 02/11/2019
Community :WILLIAMS LAKE
Facility :DENI HOUSE
Interior Health is hiring a casual Long Term Care Nurse to join our team at Deni House in Williams Lake. Ideal candidates will have short term availability. We are seeking someone who can commit to an in-depth orientation and is available to fill a vacant .73 FTE line.
Deni House provides excellent residential care in a home-like environment overlooking the City of Williams Lake in the heart of the Cariboo. We are located adjacent to Cariboo Memorial Hospital.
The name “Deni House” was chosen for its significance to the Cariboo. Deni is the Chilcotin word meaning “People” or “All the People.” The word “House” was chosen due to historical significance from the days of the Cariboo Gold Rush and the way stations along the gold rush trail used as places of refuge and rest for weary people. Deni House means “A House for Our People.” Deni House is home to 19 permanent residents and includes 9 short-stay beds offering respite, convalescent and palliative care.
The RN or RPN practices in a variety of clinical settings and is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of resident care. Working in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, the RN or RPN ensures the delivery of resident–centered care by assisting individual residents and their families respond to changing health care needs. The RN or RPN demonstrates a specialized body of knowledge and bases practice on nursing science and related content from other sciences and humanities.
Hours of work are Monday to Friday 09:00 to 17:00 excluding stats. Weekends and stats are 07:00 to 15:00. There is the option to work evenings and nights to replace LPNs at times.
Come and join our team….Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!
• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
• Post - basic education in gerontology an asset.
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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