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Registered Nurse

West Unit/ICU
Job Competition Closed

Location: Whitehorse General Hospital
Competition No.: 2013-014
Closing Date: Dec 20, 2013

Classification/Level: L09 PIPSC
Pay Rate: $35.65 to $47.61 per hour
Employment Status: Regular Part Time position
Monthly/weekly hours: 56.25 hours bi-weekly

As a multidisciplinary team member the incumbent provides nursing care for patients through the administration and implementation of medical investigation and therapeutic programs.

Knowledge and Skills Required

  • Knowledge of established practices and procedures of professional nursing care;
  • Knowledge of trends and developments in the nursing field;
  • Ability to develop and implement nursing care plans;
  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing;
  • Effective interpersonal relationships;
  • Initiative, judgment and reliability;
  • Cross-cultural awareness;
  • Advocacy and Assertiveness skills;
  • Ability to teach nursing practices and other relevant unit skills.
  • Basic computer literacy

The successful candidate is required to have a Diploma/Baccalaureate degree in Nursing, be currently registered with Yukon Registered Nurses Association (YRNA) and have current C.P.R certification. Certification in A.C.L.S. and Critical Care nursing would be considered an asset for this position.

Preference will be given to candidates with a minimum of 1 year of ICU nursing experience. Included with the offer will be relocation allowance and a signing bonus.

How to Apply:
Quoting competition number, email your resume

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