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Clinical Education Assistant

Clinical Education Assistant

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Job Description

Job Title: Clinical Education Assistant
Work Site:

Regional Orientation, Vancouver General Hospital 

Additional sites: Lions Gate Hospital, Richmond Hospital and various Residential sites


Temporary Full Time with end date of approximately

August 29, 2019

Start Date: As soon as possible
Salary: $21.66 per hour
Hours: 0700 - 1500/ 0800 - 1600 Monday to Friday
Reference#: 107715-ale


Within the context of a client and family centred care model and in accordance with established vision and values of the organization, this position provides support to Clinical Education programs including Undergraduate Nurse and New Grad programs as well as Perioperative education and other in-house educational programs and initiatives. Administers the student placement program for the designated site(s), answers questions relating to clinical education programs and refers to appropriate team members as required. Receives on-line student placement requests and liaises with clinicians and educational institutions regarding placements, acting as a central point of contact for student placements issues and related processes, systems and procedures. Performs a variety of clerical duties including typing technical and non-technical material utilizing word processing, spreadsheet and database applications at an intermediate level (Word, Excel and PowerPoint), editing web page content utilizing and manipulating various software applications and maintaining on-line registration system and reference materials. Performs timekeeping functions as required. Answers phones, provides information on clinical educational programs and refers calls to appropriate team members.


Education & Experience

  • Grade 12.
  • Two years recent, related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Knowledge & Abilities

  • Ability to keyboard at 55 w.p.m.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Ability to organize work.
  • Ability to operate related equipment.

This posting has been posted internally and externally concurrently. The Internal competition closes August 6, 2018.  External applicants will be considered after internals.

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. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.

***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the 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.

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