|Job Title:||Registered Nurse (RN) - Obstetrics/Medical/Surgical - Training Opportunity|
|Work Site:||Combined Medical-Surgical, Squamish Hospital - Squamish, BC|
|Status:||Regular Full Time - Training|
Full-Time Training: January 4-March 26, 2021
Online prerequisites (if required): September 8-November 27, 2020
|Salary:||$35.53 - $46.65 per hour|
Come work as a Registered Nurse with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) in Squamish, BC!
Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Registered Nurse with Perinatal Nursing experience or training to join its team in the Combined Medical-Surgical department at Squamish Hospital. As an RN at Squamish Hospital focused in Obstretics/Medical/Surgical nursing you will:
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.
Dates & Details
Online theory prerequisites (if required): Sept 8 - Nov 27, 2020
Full-time training at BCIT and practicum locations: Jan 4 to Mar 26, 2021
Travel to mainland will be required from Jan 4 to Mar 26, 2021
Applicant must submit cover letter and resume.
* course dates will be modified based on previous courses completed, VCH only funds for required courses.
The post-basic training education program requires full time attendance. Funding will consist of 100% of wages, tuition and books during the training program.
Candidates accepting this training opportunity agree to remain with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) as a regular status nurse in the area of nursing applicable to the education program for which they are hired for at least 18 months subsequent to completing training.
This will ensure that candidates are able to consolidate and apply skills in the specialty area that VCH has supported and funded candidates to complete. In the event that a candidate leaves the area of nursing applicable to the education program for which they were hired or VCH in under 18 months, VCH will seek to recover the cost of the program.
WHO WE ARE:
Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents living in Vancouver, Vancouver's North Shore, Richmond, the Sea-to-Sky Highway, Sunshine Coast, Bella Bella, Bella Coola, and the Central Coast. At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. At our core, we are a people-focused organization where entrepreneurial spirit runs deep, and opportunity exists for all those who see themselves in the transformation of health care as we know it.
Education & Experience
Knowledge, Skills & 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.***
Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.