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Licensed Practical Nurse

Job Type: Healthcare and Medical Services
Job Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada
Work site: Casual

Vancouver Coastal Health is world renowned for innovation and a focus on quality care and outcomes. The remarkable range of specialties places VCH at the forefront of career destinations for Nurses, Sonographers, Social Workers, Physiotherapists, Mental Health professionals and many other health care and allied professionals. Launch an exciting career with us where you can apply your skills and develop new ones alongside some of Canada's finest practitioners. Come for the job. Stay for the team.

Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse
Work Site: Pennyslvania SuppSuites, Vancouver
Status: Casual
Start Date: As Soon As Possible
Salary: $24.85 - $27.07 per hour
Hours: Rotating
Reference#: 062249-obr


JOB SUMMARY:

Reporting to the Community Health Nurse, and under the clinical supervision of the Community Health Nurse, the Licensed Practical Nurse provides nursing care functions, such as dressings and activities of daily living.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education, Training & Experience
Active registration with the College of License Practical Nurses of British Columbia is required. Second language requirements will be noted on posting, if required.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Proven ability to work with homeless and adults with various health/social problems.
Some knowledge of other cultures and lifestyles. Demonstrated ability to work under pressure, to work independently with minimal direction, to multi-task, to problem solve, to take initiative, to anticipate potential problems/conflicts and take appropriate actions, to organize and prioritize work and to meet deadlines. Demonstrated ability to establish/maintain satisfactory work relationships with the public, volunteers, and other employees, to deal tactfully/effectively with co-workers, public and staff from other agencies, to maintain confidentiality and to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with this client population and the multidisciplinary team incorporating the principles of harm reduction. -Ability to do phlebotomies.
Ability to operate standard office equipment.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.

***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Current VCH staff who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered with other external candidates. Seniority will not apply.***

Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.

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