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Registered Nurse - Perinatal
Location:Salmon Arm
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Competition #:01602645
Bargaining Unit:BCNU
Hourly Wage:$36.23 - $47.58
Comments:** Please attach copies of all required certificates when applying for this position**
This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Position Summary

Put your perinatal nursing skills into full motion and join the passionate and welcoming nursing staff at Shuswap Lake General Hospital, in the beautiful community of Salmon Arm.

We are looking for a self-directed, motivated, reliable and flexible Perinatal Registered Nurse who enjoys working in a team environment and has a strong desire to learn. If you are trained and experienced in Perinatal, we want to hear from you!

We have an active low-risk obstetrical unit and provide antenatal and postpartum care. We have approximately 240 births per year and provide More OB training for our staff. We have 12 hour shifts and have 2 nurses on both days and nights.

This is a relief full time position until March 31, 2022 or return of the incumbent. Shifts are 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00. Days of work are rotating.

If you enjoy working as part of a team and are confident working in a rural obstetrical setting, we would love to hear from you!

Community Profile: In the heart of British Columbia’s famous Shuswap Lake recreational area is the town of Salmon Arm, surrounded by outstanding natural beauty, clean waterways, provincial parks and an abundance of green space. Salmon Arm has a mild, yet distinct four-season climate, and offers excellent year-round recreational opportunities such as skiing and hiking, boating and fishing. Salmon Arm’s economy is based upon forestry, agriculture, tourism, commerce, and manufacturing.

Come and join us! Apply today!

We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes. Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.

*This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination order and selected applicant(s) must comply.

• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).

• Advanced preparation in a Perinatal clinical specialty or an equivalent combination of education & experience.

• Current Fetal Health Surveillance.

• Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NPR) within 2 years.

• Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) within 3 years.

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