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Registered Nurse/New Grad Nurse, Inpatient Unit NRT - BC Children’s Hospital
Registered Nurse/New Grad Nurse, Inpatient Unit NRT
BC Children’s Hospital, Vancouver BC, $36.23 to $47.58 per hour
Multiple Opportunties available! Regular Full-Time, Regular Part-Time, Temporary Full-Time, Temporary Part-Time, and Casual lines avalable.
Are you a Registered Nurse, passionate about providing care to a pediatric population? Join the NRT Inpatient Unit at BC Children’s Hospital!
What you’ll do
- Provide direct patient care by implementing the care plan, and collaborates with other members of the health care team to evaluate family-centered patient care in the particular setting.
- Plan direct care for the patient by performing activities such as reviewing patient/family history, developing a care plan specific for the patient and family, and meeting with other members of the health care team to discuss and review the care plan.
- Maintain patient records by collecting and documenting information including health care information regarding patients and their families, nursing observations, telephone communications, interventions, teaching, and care evaluations to ensure that patient records are current and complete.
- Teach patients, family members, or other care-givers by providing and explaining information, demonstrating procedures and use of equipment, checking the learners’ use of procedures, techniques and equipment, and evaluating the overall effectiveness of the selected teaching methods.
- Participate in the orientation and continuing education of nursing staff and students by preceptoring and mentoring.
- Identify own learning needs, reviews these with the Program Manager or designate, and engage in learning activities to meet these needs such as attending in-services.
What you bring
- Graduation from an approved School of Nursing.
- Current practicing registration as an RN with the British Columbia College of Nurses & Midwives (BCCNM).
- One (1) year of recent, related experience in the designated clinical area and/or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
You have the ability to:
- Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
- Relate effectively to children and their families.
- Demonstrate effective CPR techniques.
- Participate as a member of multidisciplinary care team and as a nursing resource.
- Organize and prioritize workload.
- Operate related equipment.
- Physically perform the duties of the job.
What’s in it for you
Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.
- Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
- Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs.
- Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan.
- 12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement.
- Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.
Multiple Opportunities Available
Wage: $36.23 to $47.58 per hour
Location: 4500 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC
Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Rotating Schedules: 0700-1900; 1900-0700
What we do
BC Children’s Hospital (BCCH) bcchildrens.ca provides care for the most seriously ill or injured children from across British Columbia.
The Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, coordinates and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA and our programs: jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services
PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.