Do you have a passion for nursing? Are you passionate about building an engaging environment that supports and challenges others to achieve their goals? Are you motivated to join a dedicated team of health care providers in this dynamic and rewarding role? We can offer you an exciting opportunity for a Geriatric Nurse in our Acute Care for the Elders at Peace Arch Hospital (PAH).
We have a positive and compassionate work environment where you can bring your real passion for nursing to the role and be part of our rapidly thriving team. Fraser Health is experiencing unprecedented growth and now you can be a part of a busy and exciting team providing a range of different surgical interventions.Build on your career experience by:
•Providing consultations and clinical expertise to acutely ill older adults •Performing gerontological nursing assessments and ongoing evaluations of older adults with complex care needs •Providing information and education to staff, patients, and families •Participating in research, policy, quality improvement, and risk management activities Your background includes:
•Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) •Recent three (3) year relevant clinical nursing experience in acute gerontological nursing including one (1) year of education and/or leadership experience •Completion of post graduate course work and/or certification applicable to gerontological nursing (Canadian Nurses Association Gerontology Nursing Certificate).
Peace Arch Hospital is a 171-bed hospital in White Rock, B. C. White Rock with its sandy beaches, warmest water temperatures on the coast, red brick promenade, waterfront eateries and dramatic sunsets has become known as the Jewel of BC.
Peace Arch Hospital offers medical, surgical, acute geriatric, obstetrics, palliative, psychiatric and telemetry services as well as 24/7 emergency services with after-hours emergency surgery with 53,136 visits annually.
A career at Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are outstanding in their respective fields. We are proud of the innovation, dedication, teamwork and tenacity of our physicians, employees and volunteers. More than any building or technology, it's our people who make Fraser Health distinct.
Are you looking to transform your practice to new levels and join a team and an organization that prides itself on building an excellent work place?
Does this sound like the perfect role for you? Apply today and take the next step in your career so we can continue the conversation and make a difference in the communities we serve. Join Fraser Health where we value diversity in the work force and strives to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.