Are you an LPN with experience in an acute or long-term setting and looking to join a great team? Interior Health is currently seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse to join the passionate, energetic care team at the Kelowna General Hospital.
As the Licensed Practical Nurse, you will work in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team performing assessments and planning, implementing and providing personal and nursing care to patients.
You will also administer 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 British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals, and according to organizational policies, procedures, standards and unit specific protocols.
This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means hours are not guaranteed and may vary and shifts may be at short notice. Casual employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent and temporary positions.
There are many opportunities with Interior Health that begin with casual employment and lead to regular employment.
Shifts of work are days. Shift times are 09 : 30 to 17 : 30, 06 : 30 to 14 : 30, 08 : 00 to 16 : 00.
Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you.
Together, we create great workplaces. Apply today!
Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses.
Current full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
Current CPR certification required. *Please upload a copy of your valid CPR certificate with your application*
Acute care experience is considered an asset.
We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and / or resumes.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor.