|Job Title:||Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiac Services Intensive Care Unit - Training Opportunity|
|Work Site:||Cardiac Surgery Intensive Care Unit - Vancouver General Hospital|
|Status:||Regular Full Time - Training|
|Start Date:||JUN 29, 2020|
|Salary:||$34.83 - $45.73 per hour|
|Hours:||07:30-19:45/19:30-07:45 with rotating days off|
Please note that a resume and cover letter is required to apply for this specialty training opportunity.
Should there be insufficient qualified candidates available for the above position, VCH may fund post-basic training education.
Eligibility for the post-basic training education is restricted to applicants with a minimum of 2 years’ recent acute medical/surgical experience. Preference will be given to applicants with high acuity training and/or experience. Applicants must successfully complete the post-basic training education prior to working in the Department.
The post-basic training education program requires full time attendance. Funding will consist of 100% of wages, tuition and books during the training program.
Online theory prerequisites (if required): January 6, 2020 to June 21 2020
Education days on January 28, March 17, April 2, April 30, May 12, May 26
Full-time training at BCIT and practicum locations from June 29, 2020 to September 22, 2020
*course dates will be modified based on previous courses completed, VCH only funds for required courses.
Within the context of a client and family centred care model and in accordance with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) standards of practice for registered nurses, code of ethics and the established mission, vision, values, objectives and policies of Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences centred, provides nursing care to high risk critically ill clients with unpredictable outcomes attached to life-support equipment, and/or clients in post-anaesthetic recovery, both by working independently and as a member of a interdisciplinary team. Enhances quality of life from the perspective of the client/family. Consults, confers, and collaborates with other health care givers. Demonstrates expertise and leadership in nursing practice. Maintains and advances clinical competence. Participates on designated hospital committees/teams and approved research projects as assigned.
Education & Experience
Knowledge & Abilities
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 https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings 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.***
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