Licensed Practical Nurse - Residential

Date posted: 2/1/2018
Closing date: 2/26/2018
Number of positions: 1
Location: Grand Forks, British Columbia
Length: part-time

Description / duties:
Interior Health is seeking a temporary part-time LPN to join the passionate, energetic care team at Hardy View Lodge in Grand Forks. Hardy View Lodge embodies a resident-centered philosophy designed to support residents’ choices, help people function at their highest level, and provide the best quality of life possible.

As the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you will work in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team, performing assessments and planning, implementing and providing personal and nursing care to patients/residents/clients. 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 position is temporary part-time (52.5 hours bi-weekly) until the incumbent returns in December 2018.

This position may be scheduled for day or evening shifts; shift times are 07:00 to 15:00, 15:00 to 23:00.

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.

Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.

Qualifications:
• Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
• 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
2504697070
careers@Interiorhealth.ca

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