Job title :REGISTERED NURSE – PERINATAL
Facility :VERNON JUBILEE HOSPITAL
Status :RELIEF FULL TIME
Put your perinatal nursing skills into full motion and join the passionate and welcoming nursing staff at the Vernon General Hospital.
We are looking for a self-directed, motivated, reliable and flexible Perinatal Registered Nurse who enjoys working in a team environment and has a strong desire to learn. If you are trained and experienced in Perinatal, we want to hear from you!
Vernon Jubilee Hospital (VJH) is a Level 1B Perinatal Unit that provides care up to 34 week gestation. Our nurses rotate through all service assignments (i.e. ante, intra, and postpartum; pediatrics; gynecology; and nursery) and on average we see 800 births per year at VJH. Single Room Maternity Care offers a great way to practice perinatal nursing.
VJH’s Women’s and Children’s Health Services has a wonderful team spirit enhanced by the wide range in nurses’ experience and great staffing levels. Our staff enjoys a very collegial and cohesive relationship within our department, which includes GPs, a Mid-Wife, Obstetricians, and Pediatricians. We would love for you to join our team!
Shifts of work are rotating days and nights; 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00.
This relief position will run until December 25, 2022 or return of the incumbent.
Come and experience the Okanagan lifestyle. Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others. Apply today!
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***This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination order and selected applicant(s) must comply.
Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
Education, Training and Experience
Advanced preparation in a Perinatal clinical specialty or an equivalent combination of education & experience.
Current Fetal Health Surveillance.
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NPR) within 2 years.
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) within 3 years.