|Job Title:||Registered Nurse (RN) - Sexual Assault Nursing Services - Training Opportunity|
|Work Site:||Emergency, Sechelt Hospital - Sechelt, BC|
|Start Date:||As soon as possible|
|Salary:||$35.53 - $46.65 per hour|
Come work as a Registered Nurse in Sexual Assault Services with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!
Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Registered Nurse to join the Emergency department at Sechelt Hospital. Apply today to join our team!
As a Registered Nurse in Sexual Assault Services you will provide comprehensive forensic nursing care to patients triaged to Sexual Assault Nursing services.
Please note that a cover letter and resume are 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 Sexual Assault Nurse Program is restricted to applicants with 2 years recent Acute Care or 2 years recent Public Health experience.
Applicants must successfully complete the post-basic training education prior to working in the Department.
The Forensic nurse program requires completion of two courses at BCIT: FSCT 7810 and FSCT 7840.
- FSCT 7810 Introduction to Forensic Science is an 10 week online course starting September 8 - October 30, 2020.
- FSCT 7840 Forensic Nurse Examiner course will be delivered via web platform and will only require one day attendance on the last day for skills. Starting November 2 - November 17, 2020, Mondays and Tuesdays for 3 weeks.
Candidates accepting this training opportunity must agree to remain in the department for at least 18 months subsequent to completing training. This will ensure you are able to consolidate and apply your skills in the specialty area that VCH has supported and funded you to complete.
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, and the Central Coast (Bella Bella and Bella Coola.) 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 & 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.