Registered Nurse

  • Alberta Health Services
  • Jan 16, 2020
Full time

Job Description

Registered Nurse

Requisition #: Multiple Requisitions

Location: La Crete, Alberta, Canada

Job Type: Regular Full Time & Temporary Full Time

Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour

Your Opportunity:

Discover adventure, natural beauty, and warm friendly neighbors in Northern Alberta. The hamlet of La Crete is located approximately 700 km north of Edmonton and a short distance from the Mighty Peace River. La Crete offers all the amenities of a modern town to its population of 3,500 residents with the surrounding area totaling approximately 8,000 people. Structure your healthcare career in a way that meets your lifestyle. Develop your skills in a new setting and enjoy what the community has to offer. If nothing feels better than making a difference in the lives of families in your own community, this is the opportunity for you.

AHS currently offers: Northern Allowance (annual max of $6,300). Retention Payment (annual max of $2,500) for Regular Full-time employment. Additional incentives such as temporary housing (up to 3 months) and relocation assistance, based on eligibility and availability. Opportunities for career development/growth, including an additional five days of paid leave for purposes of professional development for employment in excess of one year. Permanent employees working in excess of one (1) year whose work sites are above the 57th parallel are also eligible to receive an annual reimbursement (maximum of $1,235) for one (1) round trip, departing from a location above the 57th parallel, to any destination within Alberta. New hires accepting Regular Full-time UNA positions located north of the 57th Parallel are eligible to receive a Recruitment Initiative payment of $2,500.

Description:

As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will provide a wide variety of nursing services to patients, families, communities and populations, while taking necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. In your role, you will utilize nursing processes, through critical thinking, problem solving and decision making, as well as teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and their families. You will play a leadership role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to patient care, health promotion and maintenance. You will provide safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS.

Qualifications:

Completion of an accredited nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).

Job Category

Registered Nurse

City

La Crete, Alberta, Canada