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LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE (CASUAL)
Location:Hazelton
Facility:WRINCH MEMORIAL HOSP COMP
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Competition #:05364044
Employee Type:CASUAL
Bargaining Unit:BCNU
Facility:WRINCH MEMORIAL HOSP COMP
Reports To:DIRECTOR OF CARE
Hourly Wage:$27.20 - $29.94
Close Date:APRIL 19, 2018*
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Position Summary

Under the direction of the Director of Care or designate and in collaboration as a member of a multidisciplinary team, performs assessments, plans and provides personal care, and performs nursing procedures. The LPN functions in accordance with the competency guidelines and scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia and according to agency operating policies and standards and unit specific protocols.
 
Qualifications

- Graduate of recognized School of Practical Nursing or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
- Current full practicing licensure with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of BC.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
- Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with residents, families, co-workers, members of the multidisciplinary team and the public.
- Ability to deal with others effectively.
- Ability to organize work.
- Ability to operate related equipment.
- Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

HAZELTON COMMUNITY
The Hazeltons (there are three - Hazelton, New Hazelton and South Hazelton) are located 290 km (180 miles) east of Prince Rupert and 60 km (45 miles) west of Smithers on the Yellowhead Highway 16. Hazelton, also known as ‘Old Hazelton’ is located on the banks of the Skeena River about 7 km off Highway 16. Adjacent to the town, where the Bulkley and Skeena Rivers meet, is the site of the world famous ‘Ksan Historical Village and Museum.

The District of New Hazelton is located in Northwest British Columbia and is situated between the Bulkley River and the stunning Roche De Boule Mountain Range. The area’s natural beauty and pristine wilderness has made New Hazelton a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts.

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