Licensed Practical Nurse – Bella Bella (LPN)

  • Company:
    Vancouver Coastal Health
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
  • Category:
    Health Care

Job Title: Licensed Practical NurseWork Site: R.W. Large Memorial Hospital – Bella Bella, BCStatus: Regular Part Time (0.76)Start Date: As soon as possibleSalary: $27.20 – $29.94 per hourHours: 0730-1930/1930-0730Reference#: 097040-aleBella Bella, BC:A beautiful island community on the central coast of British Columbia, 690km north of Vancouver. It is surrounded by a magical world of channels, inlets and old growth forest. It is home to salmon, orcas, humpbacks, bald eagles and the other denizens of the Pacific Northwest.The climate is mild and the area is a paradise for kayaking, sport fishing, hiking and photography.JOB SUMMARY:Practices in accordance with the standards, scope and code of ethics as outlined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of BC (CLPNBC) as well as within a client (patient, resident) and family centered care model and the mission, vision, values and policies of the organization. Working independently and collaboratively as a member of an interdisciplinary care team performs full scope of practical nursing functions as outlined by CLPNBC for clients with predictable outcomes within a designated area of specialty. This includes activities such as assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating and documenting client care and providing support to clients and their families. Working collaboratively as a member of an interdisciplinary care team and under general supervisions assists the Registered Nurse in caring for clients with unpredictable outcomes or where the acuity or complexity of care requires an advanced level of knowledge and skill beyond the scope of practice for Licensed Practical Nurses. Maintains and advances clinical competence pursuant to the standards of practice of CLPNBC.QUALIFICATIONS:Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses.Current full practicing licensure with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of BC (CLPNBC).Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:Ability to communicates effectively both verbally and in writing.Ability to deal with others effectively.Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.Ability to organize work.Ability to operate related equipment.The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes.Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the staffpostings.vch.ca site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.