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Emergency Nurse
Location:Sparwood
Facility:SPARWOOD HEALTH CENTRE
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Competition #:01273391
Employee Type:CASUAL
Bargaining Unit:BCNU
Facility:SPARWOOD HEALTH CENTRE
Department:SWH EMERGENCY
Reports To:MANAGER
Hourly Wage:$34.83 - $45.73
Close Date:OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary

If you are a self-directed, motivated, reliable and flexible Registered Nurse who enjoys working in a team environment and has a strong desire to learn and grow, apply today to come join our team in at the Sparwood Health Centre!

The Sparwood Health Centre is a primary Health Care Unit and offers services such as: Community Care, Dialysis, ER, Medical Clinic, On-site Lab & X-ray and Counselling.

This position works rotating days and evenings at the Elkford Emergency from 09:00 to 16:42 and Sparwood Emergency from 08:00 to 1900.

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

Come live, work and play where others only vacation. It’s more than a career, it’s a lifestyle. Apply today!

Community Profile: Sparwood is quickly becoming one of the province's most popular year-round getaways. In addition to its rich coal mining history, Sparwood has a vast backcountry area waiting to be explored. Sparwood is ideally situated to take full advantage of outdoor recreation throughout the year. Just 30 minutes away, Fernie Alpine Resort offers skiing, snowmobiling and a host of other winter activities. In the summer months, bikers and hikers can take full advantage of the beautiful Elk Valley Provincial Park.
Sparwood’s alpine setting in the midst of lakes, glacier-fed rivers and woodlands make it a hunting and fishing paradise. For the golfer, the Sparwood golf club is a nine hole family friendly course with a local pro.
 
Qualifications

Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).

Advanced preparation in an emergency or Rural Emergency clinical specialty or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) within 3 years. ACLS required.

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