Job title :LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE – COMMUNITY (PANDEMIC ASSESSMENT CENTRE)
Facility :PENTICTON HEALTH CENTRE
Interior Health is seeking casual Licensed Practical Nurses to support COVID-19 testing programs in Penticton, BC.
In accordance with the established vision and values of the organization, the Community Care Licensed Practical Nurse (CCLPN), collaborates with the interdisciplinary team and performs assessments, plans, implements and provides personal and nursing care for clients. The CCLPN practices in accordance with standards of practice established by the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM) and according to organized policies, procedures, standards, limits and unit specific protocols.
Hours - Rotating Days 08:30 to 16:30
These are Casual opportunities. Casual means hours are not guaranteed and may vary, and shifts may be at short notice. Casual employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent and temporary positions. If your goal is a regular line, there are many opportunities with Interior Health that begin with casual employment and lead to a long career in a regular position so this is a great place to start. Or if you just want to keep a flexible schedule while picking up lots of hours, one of these positions may be right for you too!
The purpose of this position is to complete COVID-19 testing.
If you are an LPN with excellent availability for shifts, great communication and team work who has experience with immunization and community settings, then we would love to hear from you. Join our team and make a difference in the lives of others!
We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.
Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses and one (1) year of recent, related community, acute care or long-term care experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Current, full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
Current valid BC Driver’s License.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.