Dec 28, 2018Temporary
Are you passionate about quality care and excellent health for everyone? Island Health is seeking temporary part-time Licensed Practical Nurses, Residential Services at Glengarry Hospital. About the Opportunity As the Licensed Practical Nurse, you will provide care to complex but stable residents /clients. This will involve performing assessments and nursing procedures, and planning and providing personal care. The successful candidate will operate in accordance with the competency guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the BC College of Nursing Professionals, and according to agency operating policies and standards and unit specific protocols. Qualifications Along with your current registration as an LPN registrant with the BC College of Nursing Professionals, your background demonstrates your ability to communicate effectively with residents, families, coworkers, members of the multidisciplinary team and the public. You exhibit knowledge and competencies to work at full scope of practice as currently required by the BC College of Nursing Professionals, including administering medications, and you have the ability to operate related equipment. 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!