We have a great opportunity for a Registered Nurse to join our cohesive team of healthcare professionals in Creston, BC!
Creston Valley Hospital is a rural site that offers a number of services including a part-time operating room for scheduled day procedures, a 10 bed Emergency department and 20 acute care beds for medical gerontology, obstetrics, pediatrics and palliative nursing care.
Our supportive team of healthcare professionals make Creston Valley a great place to work and Nurses are offered the opportunity to further develop their knowledge and skill set, in a supportive environment.
This is a casual position. Shift types are days, nights; shift times rotate from 07 : 00 to 19 : 00, 09 : 30 to 19 : 00, 19 : 00 to 07 : 00 hours.
Creston is a community of about 15,000 people nestled in the Creston Valley just south of the Kootenay Lake. Because of the close proximity to the lake, Creston enjoys milder winters and longer spring and summer seasons than other communities in the Kootenays.
The valley has a strong agricultural community and the town is surrounded by fruit orchards. The outdoor enthusiast will find that Creston has a lot to offer, with nearby hiking and biking trails.
Creston is approximately 5 hours by car from Kelowna and from Calgary and is conveniently situated on the Canadian-US border.
Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!
Education, Training and Experience :
Advanced preparation in the clinical specialty of the assigned area as required by the position :
Current Fetal Health Surveillance (FHS) and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) within 2 years. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) within 3 years.