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Team Leader Home Support - Practical Nurse
Location:Kelowna
Facility:CORPORATE OFFICE
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Competition #:01341250
Employee Type:CASUAL
Bargaining Unit:BCNU
Facility:CORPORATE OFFICE
Department:KEC HOME SUPPORT WORKERS
Reports To:MANAGER OR DESIGNATE
Hourly Wage:$29.04 - $32.46
Close Date:OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary

If you are a motivated and organized Practical Nurse with recent supervisory experience, then Interior Health have a great Team Leader opportunity for you in the beautiful community of Kelowna, B.C.

The Team Leader coordinates Home Support Services by supervising Licensed Practical Nurses (CCLPNs), Community Health Workers (CHWs) and other unregulated members of the team, overseeing the implementation of client care plans, providing training and evaluation of care provided by staff, and advocating for changes that improve client care. In collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, performs assessments, makes nursing diagnosis, implements and provides personal and nursing care for clients in a community health setting.

This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements may vary each week. Once hired into a casual role, employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent part-time or full-time positions. There are many opportunities with Interior Health that begin with casual on-call positions and lead to regular employment.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Practical Nurse to continue to develop and enhance their first-line supervisory skill-set. The Team Leader position can be challenging with varied responsibilities and priorities. The ideal applicant will be confident and experienced in providing direction and assignments to staff, organizing workflow and ensuring that safe and individualized client-centered care is always delivered.

Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we create great workplaces.

• 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 AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.
 
Qualifications

Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses and three (3) years of recent, related acute, residential or community care experience including one (1) year supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Current, full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP)

Current valid BC Driver’s License

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