Do you have a passion for neonatal nursing? We have the position for you! We are seeking a motivated Registered Nurse with a dedication for high risk newborn and family-centered care to join our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Royal Columbian Hospital.
We have a positive and compassionate work environment where you can bring your dedication for neonatal nursing to the role and be part of our fast-growing team. Fraser Health is experiencing unprecedented growth and now you can be a part of a busy and exciting unit providing care to high risk newborns and their families, collaborating with a multi-disciplinary team, and utilizing your comprehensive nursing skill set.
Build on your career experience by:
•Conducting comprehensive nursing assessments of newborns •Attending and assisting in high risk deliveries •Providing education to parents, families, and caregivers with a focus on health promotion regarding newborn care, safety, growth and development, and parenting •Collaborating with members of the inter-professional care team •Utilizing your specialty experience, technical skill and training managing and advocating for complex patients •Acting as a preceptor or mentor to guide the clinical experience and support learning for new nursing staff and students while promoting the philosophy of family centered care, sharing information, demonstrating care activities, and participating in orientation.
Your background includes:
•Graduation from an approved school of Nursing •Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) •Recent one (1) year experience in neonatal tertiary unit •Completion of a post basic Neonatal Nursing Program •Current Certification in Basic Rescuer (Level C) Certificate •Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP) Certificate
This role is a relief part-time position located at Royal Columbian Hospital (RCH) in New Westminster, BC. RCH is a provincial referral hospital (tertiary/trauma care centre) with 422 acute beds that is University of BC Affiliated. RCH is located ½ hour from downtown Vancouver, and close to rapid transit, shopping, restaurants and other amenities.
The city of New Westminster, is located on a hillside overlooking the Fraser River, is the oldest incorporated city in BC, was once the provincial capital, and remains an urban hub of the Lower Mainland. The Royal City, as it is still known, began as a pioneer settlement and evolved into a stately Victorian city, and today remains graced with many grand Victorian and Edwardian heritage buildings that you can visit.
A career at Fraser Health will 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.
Join our dedicated team of health care providers in this dynamic and rewarding role!
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.