Licensed Practical Nurse

Date posted: 10/26/2017
Closing date: 11/25/2017
Number of positions: 2
Location: Kaslo, BC
Length: part-time

Description / duties:

Interior Health is currently seeking Licensed Practical Nurses to join the passionate, energetic care team at the Victorian Hospital of Kaslo in Kaslo, BC. Are you an LPN with experience in a residential setting and looking to join a great team? Apply today!

A strong candidate will have completed a recognized Diploma in Practical Nursing and be certified (or in the process of being certified) with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of BC.

As the Licensed Practical Nurse you will work in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team performing assessments and planning, implementing and providing personal and nursing care to residents. You will also administer oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications in accordance with pharmaceutical and organizational policies and procedures. The scope or extent of the skills that the LPN performs varies according to the predictability of the outcome for a given client population. The LPN operates in accordance with the competency guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia, and according to organizational policies, procedures, standards and unit specific protocols.

This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements may vary from 0 - 37.5 hours per week.

Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we create great workplaces!

Qualifications:
Education, Training and Experience:

• Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses.
• Current full practicing licensure with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia (CLPNBC).
• Current CPR certification required.

Contact information

Interior Health Authority
505 Doyle Avenue, Kelowna BC
250-469-7070
careers@interiorhealth.ca

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