Vancouver Coastal Health is world renowned for innovation and a focus on quality care and outcomes. The remarkable range of specialties places VCH at the forefront of career destinations for Nurses, Sonographers, Social Workers, Physiotherapists, Mental Health professionals and many other health care and allied professionals. Launch an exciting career with us where you can apply your skills and develop new ones alongside some of Canada's finest practitioners. Come for the job. Stay for the team.
|Job Title:||Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit - Possible Training Opportunity|
|Work Site:||Lions Gate Hospital - North Vancouver|
|Status:||Regular Full Time|
|Start Date:||SEP 24, 2018|
|Salary:||$32.94 - $43.24 per hour|
Please note that a resume is required to apply for this specialty training opportunity.
Should there be insufficient qualified candidates available for the this 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 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) April 3 to Sept 16, with education days on April 25, June 13, June 27, July 24, Aug 9, Aug 22.
Full-time training at BCIT and Practicum locations: Sept 24 to Dec 20, 2018.
*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 College Registered Nurses’ of British Columbia (CRNBC) standards of professional practice, Code of Ethics and the established mission, vision, values, objectives and policies of Vancouver Coastal Health, 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 AND EXPERIENCE
KNOWLEDGE AND 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 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.***
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