Registered Nurse - Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)

  • Provincial Health Services Authority
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Jun 25, 2018
Full time

Job Description

BC Children's Hospital (BCCH) cares for the province's most acutely ill or injured children and youth, provides developmental and rehabilitation services to children and youth throughout BC, and offers a broad range of health services. Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children (SHHC), a leading provincial facility offering specialized services to children and youth with developmental disabilities from birth to age 17, works collaboratively with BCCH. SHHC focuses on the child and their family while supporting health care professionals in their community. BCCH also operates a wide number of specialized health programs, is a leading acute care teaching facility, and conducts research to advance health and care through the BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute and in partnership with the University of British Columbia.


BCCH is an agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose  


It takes a Special Person to be a Pediatric Intensive Care Nurse 


The Teck Acute Care Centre is the heart of the BC Children’s Hospital and the flagship for the transformation of child health in BC. The Centre includes a state-of-the-art facility featuring bright, modern single occupant patient rooms, access to natural light and rooftop gardens that focuses on patient and family centred care.


The Hudson Family Pediatric Intensive Care Unit has 28 private patient rooms. These large, spacious rooms provide more space for equipment and large teams of health providers to care for our young patients and their family to be present throughout their care.


Are you a Registered Nurse interested in advancing your current critical care skills? 

BC Children's Hospital is invested and committed to your career and ongoing education!


 Hiring today for September 2018 and January 2019!

We offer:

  • The opportunity to collaborate and be part of a multi-disciplinary team of health care professionals commited to the best care for our young patients in the Province of BC
  • A comprehensive orientation program with a specialized career pathway in critical care
  • Enrollment in an employer paid 20 month Advanced Pediatric Critical Care Program at BCIT to further enhance their critical care nursing skills 
  • Opportunity to work in a state of the art facility designed for the comfort of our patients and families
  • The benefit of being part of BC Children’s Hospital, a leader in general and specialized pediatric services in Canada and is the province’s foremost teaching and research facility for child health

 You must have: 

  • Completed a certified nursing program
  • Current registration / eligibility with the College of Registered Nurses of BC (CRNBC)
  • CPR Training – Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) – Level 1
  • One year of nursing experience in critical care specialty

If you are ready to explore a nursing career and a future where all children receive the best possible care, we invite you to apply by visiting our website and clicking the "Apply Online Now" button where you can register for the first time or enter your Username and Password in order to re-access your profile on our system. 


We offer a comprehensive benefits package. Relocation assistance of up to $5,000 may be available.


To learn more about these exciting opportunities please contact: Veronica Wong, Talent Adviser

604-875-7291 or email:


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PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.

Job Category

Registered Nurse