Island Health

2 job(s) at Island Health

Island Health
Sep 24, 2021
Full time
JOB DESCRIPTION Are you someone who has a real passion for serving others? Are you a Registered Nurse looking to showcase your knowledge, skills, and abilities in a new and dynamic environment? Island Health is looking for a patient-focused team players to join their team of compassionate and dedicated nurses who provide care to patients. Whether you are just beginning your career or are considering relocating to the Cowichan Valley - we have opportunities available to suit your needs including in specialty areas in Perioperative OR, PACU, ER and ICU. Come be a part of our exceptional team! Current and future regular full -time, regular part-time, temporary and casual opportunities for Registered Nurses are available at Cowichan District Hospital in Duncan, BC. We're also excited to announce the Cowichan District Hospital Replacement Hospital. To learn more, please watch this video: Thriving on our journey to Cowichan District Hospital! We encourage you to take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation with you! These positions would be a great fit for you if you love the outdoors, want to escape big city living and are looking for a new exciting and rewarding career. To learn more, visit our page dedicated to the Cowichan region and the Cowichan District Hospital at:  https://www.islandhealth.ca/careers/recruitment-infocentre/cowichan-careers Education, Training And Experience Registration with the BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant Basic life support, Level C for general duty Staff Nurse positions Specialty certification may be required for specialty areas such as Operating Room, Post Anesthetic Recovery, Obstetrics, Pediatrics, and Psychiatry Advanced Cardiac Life Support and specialty certification for Critical Care, Emergency and Intensive Care. Additional Information Regular full time, Part time, Temporary and casual positions may be available. Relocation assistance may be available for eligible positions. These positions may also qualify for the Federal Loan Forgiveness program: http://www.esdc.gc.ca/en/student_loans/forgiveness.page Skills And Abilities Application of nursing skills as listed in BC College of Nurses and Midwives Standards of Nursing Practice, and as required by the hospital and in the clinical specialty. Good organizational, problem solving, and teaching skills. Sound judgement, strong observation, and patient assessment skills, tact and empathy. Ability to prioritize and organize assignments. Effective written and verbal communication skills. Ability to perform appropriately in emergency situation. Ability to foster good public relations and effective working relationships. Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position. LINK TO FULL JOB DESCRIPTION   * https://jd.viha.ca/JD4052.pdf