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 and are familiar with working in a long-term care environment?
We are 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.
We have positive and committed work environments where you can bring your real passion for nursing to the role and become a member of our fast-growing 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 role is a casual position located at Fraser Hope Lodge in Hope, BC. Hope is located on the banks of the Fraser and Coquihalla Rivers; you'll find the dynamic community of Hope virtually surrounded by majestic mountains and unspoiled beauty. It is an outdoor paradise with a wide range of recreational opportunities such as hiking, swimming, skiing and bird watching.
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.
As of May 15, 2020 in order to mitigate the risk of the transmission of Covid 19 among persons in our care, patients, residents and also staff in our long term care facilities, an order under the Public Health Act was enacted to limit movement of staff between long term care facilities. While this order is in place staff will be limited to employment in only one (1) long term care facility. This vacancy is located at a long term care facility and will be pursuant to this order.