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Licensed Practical Nurse

Dawson City Hospital
Job Competition Closed

Location: Dawson City Hospital
Competition No.: #2013-032
Closing Date: Feb 12, 2013

Classification/Level: L06 PSAC
Pay Rate: $27.59 to $34.92 per hour
Employment Status: Regular Part Time
Monthly/weekly hours: 37.5 hours bi-weekly

Under the supervision of the Facility Administrator, and as a member of a multidisciplinary team, the incumbent provides nursing care, within their scope for the comfort of patients. Incumbents also performs treatments, procedures to aid in supportive and curative measures for patient care and participates in the development and implementation of nursing care plans.

The following are knowledge and skills required for this position:
  • 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 skills;
  • 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 will have Certification as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the Yukon Territory (Certification takes 2 years), Current C.P.R. certification; Minimum of 6 (six) months nursing experience related to the assigned department/unit. Continuing education in specialty areas (example; Pediatric, Mental Health, Wound Care, Palliative Care In-services) and Meditech experience are desired.

Note:
Yukon Hospital Corporation is committed to employment equity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted. Unfortunately, at this time, we are unable to consider resumes from International applicants. Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada in order to apply, i.e. have Landed Immigrant Status, Work Visa, or be a Canadian Citizen.

How to Apply:
Quoting competition #2013-032 e-mail your resume by 4.00 p.m. Feb. 12, 2013 to:

Please send your resume to wghjobs@wgh.yk.ca