Do you have a passion for providing quality care to patients? Island Health has a full-time opportunity for an Emergency Nurse at West Coast General Hospital in Port Alberni.
As the Emergency Nurse, you will assess, plan, provide and evaluate nursing care for assigned patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and standards.
You are a graduate of a recognized school of nursing, and have your current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC). You have one year recent related experience for critical care and/or a specialty unit or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Learn more and apply:
Contact: Ashley Oscienny, Temporary Clinical Coordinator for WCGH/ICU/Medical Daycare
250-731-1370 (local 41092)
Island Health is one of British Columbia’s five regional health authorities. With over 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers, Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island.
We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment.
Come be part of our future!
Relocation Incentive Promotion – relocate to Port Alberni!
For a limited time, nurses who relocate to some of Island Health’s most beautiful rural and remote communities are eligible to receive a $15,000 nursing recruitment incentive grant through our Rural/Remote Nursing Recruitment Retention Incentive Program. Under the program, $5,000 is payable upon commencement of employment in this position, with additional payments of $5,000 being made after completion of year one and year two with a total return of service commitment of three years. This offer may be available to the successful candidate.
Port Alberni - Affordable West Coast Living
Port Alberni is located on the west coast of Vancouver Island, situated on the waterfront in the scenic Alberni Valley. With a population of approximately 18,000, this quaint community is just 85 kilometres from Nanaimo. Surrounded by amazing rain forests with easy access to an abundance of outdoor activities, Port Alberni is an affordable city with full amenities.
Imagine your life’s work in our piece of paradise!
Island Health is one of the largest employers on Vancouver Island with over 20,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners, and over 6,500 volunteers that give their time, skills and experience to our organization. The Vancouver Island region offers you a wide range of urban, rural or remote communities. Whatever the lifestyle you are looking for, we have it here. Our cities are brimming with cultural events, festivals, shopping and restaurants as well as friendly towns with vibrant neighbourhoods and world-class outdoor adventure.
Island Health continues to be an Award Winning Employer! We are proud to be the recipient of BC's Top Employer and Canada's Best Diversity Employer in 2017.
We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan as well as competitive wages.
At Island Health, we believe that our values guide our actions and relationships, shaping how we make decisions and plan for the future. Come be part of our future!
Visit our website at www.viha.ca/careers to learn more.