Registered Nurse - Emergency Department

  • 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  

 

Come and be part of the Dynamic Team at BC Children's Hospital Emergency Department

The new and expanded Ledcor Children’s Emergency is equipped with 33 single patient treatment rooms to give families privacy during stressful times, as well as two critical care rooms that provide the ample space for trauma teams to respond immediately. Kids who require longer stays can be transferred to the Clinical Decision Unit, a space where they can remain for up to 24 hours without having to be admitted and our five mental health rooms provide a calming, therapeutic and low-stimulus space, removed from the fast pace of the main ED.

 

Registered Nurse – Emergency

 

Full Time, Part Time, & Casual Opportunities

 

We offer a comprehensive orientation program, opportunity to work collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team with physicians, nurse practitioners, mental health professionals and fellow emergency nurses and the opportunity for professional development with specialized training. This rewarding role will allow you to care for the most critical and injured children in BC. 

 

If you thrive in a fast paced, dynamic environment, the Emergency Department may be for you!

 

You must have: 

  • Completed a certified nursing program
  • Current registration / eligibility with the College of Registered Nurses of BC (CRNBC)
  • Minimum of one year of recent related experience in pediatrics or an Emergency Department setting
  • Emergency Nursing Pediatric course (ENPC)/Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)/Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) is preferred

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 educational opportunities and 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: veronica.wong@phsa.ca

 

For more information on all PHSA nursing opportunities, please visit: http://jobs.phsa.ca/nursing 

 

For more information about BC Children's Hospital, please visit:  www.bcchildrens.ca 

 

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