Aug 21, 2018Part time
Are you an experienced perioperative nurse? Do you thrive in a team environment and excel in your nursing practice? If so, we have a career opportunity for you within our perioperative team at Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops, BC. We can offer you an environment that will challenge your professional, technical, and practical skills. We are dedicated to effective quality care and patient advocacy and have leadership that is committed to teamwork, empowerment, and innovation. Your orientation to the OR team will be tailor made to your experience as a new staff member. Resource Nurses are available in the all specialties to ensure there is on-going support and teaching for all staff members. Our department consists of nine OR Theatres offering Trauma, ENT/Retinal, OBS/Gyne, Neuro, Vascular, Ortho, Major Plastics, General, Urology, Dental, and Laser cases. The staffing complement consists of a Patient Care Coordinator, Clinical Educator, RNs, LPNs, Anesthetic Assistants, Peri-Operative Aides, and Unit Clerks. We currently have permanent part time opportunities available to RIH. Interior Health offers excellent benefits for permanent staff including 4 weeks vacation to start, medical services plan, extended health, dental, group life insurance and a comprehensive penstion plan. If you would love to work with a progressive and cohesive team, we would love to hear from you! Apply today! COMMUNITY PROFILE: Kamloops, the second largest city in the southern interior of BC, is famous for its hospitality, offering visitors all the amenities of a big city - first class accommodation and dining, a lively arts scene, modern shops, a full range of businesses and wonderful parks and recreation facilities. The landscape is characterized by rivers, mountains, lakes and grasslands which offer unsurpassed opportunities for year-round outdoor adventure, enough to keep even the most avid outdoor enthusiast busy. Blue skies, endless sunshine, deep powder snow, one thousand lakes and spectacular landscapes make the Kamloops region the natural place to visit and experience unparalleled adventure opportunities. Qualifications Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC). Advanced preparation in the Clinical Perioperative Nursing Specialty and one year recent related clinical experience in the assigned practice environment in an operating room similar in size and scope to the facility or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.