Licensed Practical Nurses for Sunshine Coast Health Centre


How To Apply

Position:Licensed Practical Nurses
Employer:Sunshine Coast Health Centre
Sector:Health Care
Closing Date:2018-Jul-23
Salary or Wage:$30.00 per hour
Full or Part Time:Casual
Location:Powell River, BC
Start Date:ASAP
Contact:Naomi Daigneault, Human Resources Manager


- Driver’s licence and vehicle required.
- Successful completion of Licensed Practical Nursing Program
- Ability to work well under pressure
- Ability to work within teams and alongside other departments/teams
- Ability to problem-solve and communicate effectively
- Basic computer skills and ability to use both PC and Mac systems
- Up to date First Aid certification

Duties and Responsibilities

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

- Providing an efficient and safe admissions process
- Ensuring medical checklists are complete and documentation is in order
- Assessing and monitoring all clients residing in the Medical Detox Unit
- Processing medication orders, doctor orders, and medications refills
- Providing access to medical services including doctor appointments, blood work, lab work, and urine screens as needed
- Supporting team members and co-workers and maintaining a positive professional role for frontline staff and clients

Additional Details

- SCHC's 24-hour operating facility is looking for dedicated Licensed Practical Nurses with an interest in addictions nursing. We are currently accepting resumes for casual positions with definite opportunity for part- and full-time hours. Applicants must be willing to work evenings, nights, and weekends. This position will also include holiday/call back hours.
- Purpose: To work with the Director of Nursing and clinical (counselling) team to provide safe, compassionate, and ethical care to all clients.

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