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LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE, COMMUNITY CARE (CASUAL)
Location:Prince George
Facility:HIGHLAND HLTH & FAM DEV C
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Competition #:05318090
Employee Type:CASUAL
Bargaining Unit:BCNU
Facility:HIGHLAND HLTH & FAM DEV C
Reports To:MANAGER OR DESIGNATE
Hourly Wage:$25.81 - $28.11
Close Date:JUNE 26, 2017*
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Position Summary

In accordance with the established vision and values of the organization, the Community Licensed Practical Nurse, in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team, performs assessments, plans, implements and provides personal and nursing care to clients. Administers oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications in accordance with pharmaceutical and organizational policies and procedures. The scope or extent of the skills that the LPN performs varies according to the predictability of the outcome for a given client population. The LPN operates in accordance with the competency guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia, and according to organizational policies, procedures, standards and unit specific protocols.
 
Qualifications

- Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses with one (1) year of recent, related experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
- Current, full practicing licensure with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia (CLPNBC).
- Current valid BC Driver’s License.
- Use of personal vehicle.

PRINCE GEORGE COMMUNITY
Prince George is one of the larger cities in British Columbia with a population of approximately 75,000. Built on the confluence of the Fraser and Nechako rivers, Prince George is close to the geographic center of British Columbia and has become a transportation hub as well as an important link in the Asia-Pacific Gateway and Corridor. It is a major centre for shopping and a service centre for surrounding communities, as well as home to the University of Northern British Columbia. In Prince George, BC’s Northern capital, you are just minutes from being fully immersed in the wonders of our natural surroundings – this is a true outdoor person’s paradise. A warm, friendly and diverse population attests to our community spirit. You can be assured of discovering a myriad of entertainment and recreational options year-round, from heritage and cultural opportunities to good old family fun.

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT