Are you passionate about quality care and excellent health for everyone?
Island Health is seeking a Part-Time Licensed Practical Nurse, Residential Services at Gorge Road Hospital in Victoria, BC.
As the successful candidate, and in accordance with the guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia, you will provide care to complex but stable residents /clients, as well as performs assessments, plans and provides personal care, and performs nursing procedures.
Along with graduation from a recognized practical nursing program (or equivalent), you are licensed with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of BC (CLPNBC).
Your background demonstrates your ability to communicate and collaborate with residents, families, coworkers and members of the multidisciplinary team and the public. You are able to operate related equipment and you have demonstrated knowledge and competencies to work at full scope of practice as currently required by the CLPNBC, including administering medications.
Island Health is one of five regional health authorities in British Columbia and provides health care and support services to over 750,000 residents on Vancouver Island, the surrounding islands and the mainland communities north of Powell River. With more than 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!
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.