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Long Term Care Nurse (RN/RPN)
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Competition #:01434768
Employee Type:RELIEF PART TIME (0.72 FTE)
Bargaining Unit:BCNU
Reports To:MANAGER
Hourly Wage:$35.53 - $46.65

Position Summary

We are currently seeking a relief part time (0.72 FTE) Long Term Care Nurse, Registered Nurse or Registered Psychiatric Nurse to join our team at Swan Valley Lodge in Creston, B.C. This relief is until December 31, 2020 or return of the incumbent.

The RN or RPN practices in a variety of clinical settings and is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of resident care. Working in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, the RN or RPN ensures the delivery of resident–centered care by assisting individual residents and their families respond to changing health care needs. The RN or RPN demonstrates a specialized body of knowledge and bases practice on nursing science and related content from other sciences and humanities.

Swan Valley Lodge located in Creston, embodies a resident-centered philosophy designed to support residents’ choices, help people function at their highest level, and provide the best quality of life possible. This facility is a 90 bed facility and includes a max of six respite/convalescent beds and a 23 bed dementia unit.
Rotating shift types are days and evenings and shift times are from 07:30 to 15:12, 15:00 to 23:00 hours. On Call required from 23:00 – 07:00 hours when working evenings.

Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. As a member of the Interior Health (IH) team, you'll have access to services and benefits that can help you get the most out of work while maintaining a balanced lifestyle. Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.

Come and join our team….Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!

Education, Training and Experience:

• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM) or College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses’ of BC (CRPNBC).

• Post - basic education in gerontology an asset.

**This posting is for a position at a facility covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s Single Site Order and selected applicant(s) must comply with the requirement of the order.

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT