Island Health

2 job(s) at Island Health

Island Health
Jun 17, 2021
Full time
Take the unbeaten path on beautiful Vancouver Island. Are you a Registered Nurse looking to showcase your knowledge, skills, and abilities in a new and dynamic environment? Island Health is an employer that knows our people make the organization. We are the Health Authority for all of Vancouver Island, one of the most livable regions in the world. We are the largest employer on Vancouver Island with over 24,500 employees, 1,900 Physician partners and 3,000 volunteers that provide health services to the 794,000 residents of Vancouver Island and adjacent coastal communities. Island Health has unique opportunities to work on the spectacular northeast coast of Vancouver Island in Alert Bay/Cormorant Island, Port Alice, Port Hardy and Port McNeill. Current and future regular full-time, regular part-time, temporary and causal opportunities for Registered Nurses may be available in the above communities. Relocation Reimbursement up to $5000 and a Rural & Remote Incentive Grant may also be available for select positions. The Grant includes: $10,000 after employment in position commences, in exchange for 2-year Return of Service Commitment. A potential additional payment of $5,000 in year 3, in exchange for a further 1-year Return of Service Commitment. Guaranteed Regular employment for 5 years, at starting FTE. Up to $2,000 per year reimbursement of professional development fees (to a max of $8,000) QUALIFICATIONS: To join our team, you will have: Registration with the BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN registrant Basic life support, Level C required Two years recent, related experience (or equivalent) Advanced Cardiac Life Support for Emergency Room, ICU and Critical Care preferred Valid BC Driver's License Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation with you. Come work with dedicated professionals who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. https://jd.viha.ca/JD4679.pdf
Island Health
Jun 09, 2021
Full time
Reporting to the Nurse Manager, Department Head, or designate, you will plan and provide direct nursing care to patients/residents in the hospital or in the community in accordance with the unit/program philosophy, competency guidelines, policies, and the BC College of Nurses and Midwives Standards for Nursing Practice in British Columbia. QUALIFICATIONS: Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN registrant. Up to two (2) years recent, related experience depending on clinical setting. SKILLS AND ABILITIES Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Demonstrated ability to organize assigned workload and set priorities. Demonstrated ability to deal effectively with a variety of internal and external contacts, including co-workers, physicians, community agency representatives, patients, residents and families. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. Link to Full Job Description:  https://jd.viha.ca/JD1014.pdf This position is for the newly developed Restorative Health float pool which will provide coverage for the 3rd and 4th floor rehab units at Gorge Road Hospital. 3rd floor is a Transitions Unit and 4th floor is Low-Intensity Rehab. Enjoy year-round mild climate and endless recreational opportunities, while you take the next step in your career. Island Health offers supportive teams, education opportunities and the ability to move within our organization. With more than 24,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 3,000 volunteers, Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island, providing a comprehensive range of progressive health services to the 765,000 residents of Vancouver Island and adjacent coastal communities.