Registered Nurse – Surgical Relief Pool

  • Company:
    Island Health
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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Travel Requirement

No travel required Shift Start Time/End Time 0700-1900 / 1900-0700 Days Off Rotating Vacancy Type Regular FT Salary Range (Hourly Rate) $35.53 – $46.65 FTE 1 Bi-weekly Hours 75 Planned Start Date Jan. 21 2021 Approximate End Date (For Temporary Assignments ONLY) Pending Return of Incumbent CRC required? (employee will be working with or have access to children or vulnerable adults and requires a Criminal Record Check) Required for Professional Registration Job Description

In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority, patient safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at VIHA; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.

Reports to the Patient Care Manager or designate. Plans and provides direct nursing care to patients in a variety of surgical areas as assigned in accordance with unit/program philosophies, competency guidelines, policies and the CRNBC Standards for Nursing Practice in British Columbia.


Education, Training And Experience

Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN registrant. Two years medical/surgical-nursing experience preferred including chemotherapy administration, pain management.

Skills And Abilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to organize assigned workload and set priorities.
  • Ability to deal effectively with a variety of internal and external contacts including co-workers, physicians, community agencies’ representatives, patients, and families.
  • Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.
  • Additional information for applicants Requisition CA Nurses Bargaining Association Affiliation/Union BCNU