Registered Nurse - (Part Time)
Under the direction of the Manager of Resident Care, provides direct client care according to established standards/policies. Coordinates activities and collaborates with others in providing health care services. Assesses physical, psychological, psychosocial, emotional, spiritual needs by planning, implementing and documenting the nursing care for an individual client or groups of clients.
- Graduate of an approved school of nursing.
- Current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of BC or Registered Psychiatric Nurses Association of BC.
- Current Level C CPR certification required.
- Experience in the specialty area applied for is preferred.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
- Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.
- Physical ability to carry out duties of position.
- Ability to organise work.
- Ability to operate related equipment.
- Ability to use judgement and organizational skills in providing care.
- Ability to work under stress and adapt to changing workloads.
- Ability to determine and deal with emergency situations, clients and families.
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of staff, physicians and other health care workers.
FORT ST. JOHN COMMUNITY
Fort St. John is known as "The Energetic City," which reflects the large resource base of oil, natural gas, forestry and agriculture, and the vitality of their residents who are keen to live and work in a community that gives back so much. Fort St. John sits high above the spectacular Peace River Valley, Northwest of Dawson Creek and Southeast of Fort Nelson, where endless patchwork quilts of cropland melt into the horizon. Serving an area population of 69,000, Fort St. John is the hub of the Northeast with a new cultural center and library, theatre and art space. The main industries are agriculture, forestry, natural gas, construction and trucking.