Licensed Practical Nurse

Nursing Administration - West Unit
Whitehorse General Hospital
Competition No.: 
Closing Date: 
Friday, July 26, 2019
Pay Rate: 
$32.86 - $41.58 per hour
Employment Status: 
Term Part Time Position
Monthly/weekly hours: 
37.5 hours bi-weekly
Start Date: 
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
End Date: 
Friday, February 14, 2020



Competition #2019-280

Licensed Practical Nurse – West Unit – Whitehorse General Hospital

(PSAC Bargaining Unit)

Term Part Time (August 14, 2019 to February 14, 2020) - 37.5 Hours Bi-Weekly


This position is at the L07 level with an hourly pay range of $32.86 to $41.58

Under the supervision of the Clinical Care Manager/Clinical Nurse Leader, 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 applicant will have certification as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the Yukon Territory through Consumer and Corporate Affairs and current C.P.R. Certification with a minimum of 6 months nursing experience related to assigned department/unit.

Quoting competition #2019-280, e-mail your resume by 4.00 pm July 26, 2019 to:

People Services & Culture

Whitehorse General Hospital

Yukon Hospital Corporation is committed to employment equity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority consideration. We thank all those who apply and advise that only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Posting Date: July 12, 2019

Last Updated:Fri, 07/12/2019 - 20:01