Registered Nurse - West Unit

Department: 
West Unit - Medical/ Pediatrics
Location: 
Whitehorse General Hospital
Competition No.: 
2019-195
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Classification/Level: 
PIPSC Level 09
Pay Rate: 
$39.07 to $52.18
Employment Status: 
Regular Part Time
Monthly/weekly hours: 
56.25 hours bi-weekly
Start Date: 
Monday, May 13, 2019

 

As a multidisciplinary team member the incumbent provides nursing care for patients through the administration and implementation of medical investigation and therapeutic programs through the application of knowledge of general nursing, physical health, and psycho-social well-being; provides organization, direction, supervision and collaboration in the planning and implementation of nursing best practices.

 

Knowledge and Skills Required

 

  • Knowledge of established practices and procedures of professional nursing care;

  • Knowledge of trends and developments in the nursing field;

  • Effective interpersonal skills;

  • Initiative, good judgment and reliability;

  • Advocacy and assertiveness skills;

  • Basic computer literacy;

  • Ability to teach nursing practices and other relevant clinical skills;

  • Ability to develop and implement nursing care/treatment/discharge plans;

  • Ability tocommunicate orally and in writing; and

  • Cross-cultural awareness and sensitivity.

     

The successful candidate is required to have a Diploma / Baccalaureate degree in Nursing, a minimum of One (1) year nursing experience related to the assigned specialty area (s) or specific online course completion for the specialty area (s), 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.

 

Please note: Successful candidates will be required to complete online course BCIT NSPE 7100 Pediatric Theory 1 and NSPE 7200 Pediatric Theory 2 within 1 year of hire.

 

Internal employees only: This job posting will be utilized to create two Eligibility Lists – one for regular (full-time and part-time) and one for term positions. Qualified employees who wish to be included on either or both of the Eligibility Lists must apply for the job posting in order to be interviewed for the purpose of being ranked on the Eligibility Lists.

 

Quoting competition #2019-195, email your resume by 4:00 p.m. on May 28, 2019 to: wghjobs@wgh.yk.ca

 

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Yukon Hospital Corporation

 

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: May 14, 2019

Last Updated:Mon, 05/13/2019 - 23:15