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LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE – ACUTE - MULTIPLE OPPORTUNITIES
Location:Kelowna
Facility:KELOWNA GENERAL HOSPITAL
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Competition #:01595596
Employee Type:PERMANENT FULL TIME
Bargaining Unit:BCNU
Facility:KELOWNA GENERAL HOSPITAL
Department:KGH 4A MED IP
Reports To:MANAGER/PATIENT CARE COORDINATOR (OR DESIGNATE)
Hourly Wage:$28.43 - $32.98
Close Date:OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary

Are you an LPN with experience in an acute or long-term setting and looking to join a great team? Interior Health is currently seeking Licensed Practical Nurses to join the passionate, energetic care team at the Kelowna General Hospital.

As the Licensed Practical Nurse, you will work in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team performing assessments and planning, implementing and providing personal and nursing care to patients. You will also administer oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications in accordance with pharmaceutical and organizational policies and procedures. The scope or extent of the skills that the LPN performs varies according to the predictability of the outcome for a given client population. The LPN operates in accordance with the competency guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM), and according to organizational policies, procedures, standards and unit specific protocols.

We currently have MULTIPLE TEMPORARY AND PERMANENT OPPORTUNITIES at KGH (exciting new lines created to support our medical units!). Shift times are 07:00 to 19:00 and 19:00 to 07:00 with some positions working exclusively day shifts.

If you would like to be considered for a position, apply today and we will be in touch with you regarding the current opportunities and next steps!


We offer a range of employee benefits and services to support you at every stage of your career so don't miss out on this rare opportunity. Apply today!

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Qualifications

• Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses.
• Current full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
• Current CPR certification required. *Please upload a copy of your valid CPR certificate with your application*

Acute care experience is considered an asset. Along with a copy of your CV (resume) please provide details regarding your previous acute care experience.

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.

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