Are you looking for a place to showcase your nursing skills and expertise? Are you a Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse with assisted living experience? Do you have experience working in a residential care environment? We are seeking a motivated registered nurse with a real passion for delivering compassionate patient care to join our Long-Term Care Services at Fellburn Care Centre, Burnaby, BC.
Fraser Health is BC's largest and fastest growing health authority. Over 25,000 employees, 2,900 physicians and 8,000 volunteers provide services that range from acute care to community-based long-term care, home, mental and public health to 1.8 million people - 1/3 of British Columbia's population.
Twelve acute care hospitals, BC's first dedicated outpatient care and surgery centre and a wide range of services in public health, home health, mental health and long-term care facilities - all within Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley. Known as one of the most desirable place to live in the world, these dynamic communities along with inspiring scenery and easy access to an abundance of outdoor activities provide an amazing quality of life.
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. Build on your career experience by:
•Acting as an advocate to protect and promote residents rights to autonomy, respect, privacy, dignity, diversity •Supporting resident and family/caregivers involvement in care decisions •Working collaboratively and in partnership with the interdisciplinary team to identify current or potential care concerns and strengths, plans interventions •Working with Licensed Practical Nurses and other interdisciplinary team members by sharing information, demonstrating and/or providing mentorship on clinical tasks, consulting with staff, reassigning clinical/health related tasks when necessary and providing verbal input into staff performance, when requested. •Participating in the orientation and ongoing education of students and others •Providing feedback on clinical pathways, protocols, and procedures •Maintaining safe working environments by following health and safety guidelines Your background includes:
•Graduate of an approved School of Nursing or Psychiatric Nursing •Current registration as a Registered Nurse and/or Registered Psychiatric Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) •Recent one (1) year related gerontological nursing experience •Current Level 1 First Aide certificate
This is a casual role located at Fellburn Care Centre in Burnaby, BC. Burnaby is centrally located within the rapidly growing metropolitan area of the Lower Mainland. It is among Vancouver's most attractive suburbs - a major urban centre offering all the benefits of proximity to the city without the high cost of living. Burnaby highlights many breathtaking lakes, forested mountain parkland, an ocean beach, rivers, parks and botanical gardens, major sports fields, golf courses, bicycle and walking trails, a major commercial town centre and high density residential areas.
We offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are eminent in their respective fields. We offer a competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.
Take the next step and apply so we can chat about you joining Fraser Health where we value diversity in the work force and strives to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.