Northern Health

British Columbia

Licensed Practical Nurse (Casual)

OPEN UNTIL FILLED
$24.74 - $27.32
McBride, British Columbia
Entry Level, Early Career

Position Summary

Under the direction of the Manager or designate and in collaboration as a member of a multidisciplinary team, performs assessments, plans and provides personal care, and performs nursing procedures. The LPN functions in accordance with the competency guidelines and scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia and according to agency operating policies and standards and unit specific protocols.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of a recognized practical nurse program or equivalent.
  • Current, full licensure with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia (CLPNBC).

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with residents, families, co-workers, members of the multidisciplinary team and the public.
  • Ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Ability to organize work and implement a plan of care.
  • Knowledge and competencies to work at full scope of practice as currently required by the CLPNBC. Ability to operate related equipment.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

MCBRIDE COMMUNITY

McBride is nestled between the Canadian Rockies and the Cariboo Mountains in the beautiful Mount Robson Valley. The Grand Truck Pacific Railway brought McBride into being as a divisional point on the new Northern transcontinental line in 1911-1914. The company designed the town site with the station as the focus of Main Street. The major industries include forestry, agriculture, government service, construction and trade.

How to Apply