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Licensed Practical Nurse

Medical / Surgical
Whitehorse General Hospital
Competition No.: 
Closing Date:
Friday, January 28, 2022

L07/PSAC Bargaining Unit
Pay Rate: 
$34.62 - $43.80
Employment Status: 
Term Part Time
Monthly/weekly hours: 
0.75 FTE
Start Date: 
Thursday, March 31, 2022


Term Part-Time Position – (0.75 FTE)

This position is at Level 07 with an hourly pay range of $34.62 to $43.80

March 31, 2022 – March 31, 2023


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 perform treatments, procedures to aid in supportive and curative measures for patient care and participate in the development and implementation of nursing care plans.


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 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. Continuing education in specialty areas (example; Pediatric, Mental Health, Wound Care, Palliative Care In‑services) and Meditech experience would be considered assets for this position.


Quoting competition #2022-011, e-mail your resume by 4:00 pm., January 28, 2022 to:


Indigenous Workforce Initiative - We are committed to having a diverse and representative workforce that reflects the community we serve.  When applying to YHC Career Opportunities, we invite you to voluntarily self-identify in the email body of your application.  Please do so in whatever manner you feel accurately reflects who you are. You will then be connected with Yukon Hospitals’ Indigenous Workforce Initiative (IWI), where you can receive support with application materials, hear about additional training or mentorship opportunities, and ask any questions you have.  All self-identification information will remain confidential. You are also welcome to contact IWI supports before submitting your application at or call 867-332-7203. 


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. Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada in order to apply, i.e. have Landed Immigrant Status (Permanent Resident), Work Visa, or be a Canadian Citizen. 


Posting Date: January 14, 2022

Last Updated:Fri, 01/14/2022 - 11:51