Job Posting 71337

Registered Nurse
Phoenix Society
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
13686 94A Avenue Surrey, BC V3V 1N1
closes in 3 days (Thu, 17 Jun)
full time  •  $38.00 to $42.44 per hour, dependent on skills and experience

Do you like making genuine connections with people? Building rapport and building positive relationships in the life of others? Come work for one of BC’s top not-for-profit societies.

ABOUT US
The Phoenix Society is a not-for-profit society dedicated to providing accessible services and opportunities to people who face barriers related to addiction, mental health, housing, education, criminal justice involvement and/or employment.

What we offer:

  • 100% employer paid benefits
  • Disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care (Dental, Vision, paramedical)
  • Flexible schedule
  • Matching RRSP contribution
  • 6 sick and 6 personal leave days a year
  • Education and training allowance
  • Bring your dog to work

Job Summary

Reporting to the Director of Programs, Mental Health & Addictions, the Registered Nurse role provides a unique opportunity in which you will have the autonomy to adapt and grow the role as you see fit, in line with Phoenix's overall strategy. This allows for personal and professional growth in an atmosphere of trust, respect, and collaboration. As our Registered Nurse, you'll participate in the recovery and capacity building of residents and alumni by attending to their physical and mental health needs.

 

Responsibilities

  • Monitoring and documenting patient progress
  • Coordinating with physician(s) and other health professionals to provide patient care
  • Providing comprehensive health assessments and performing check-ups
  • Treating and managing both acute and chronic illnesses as well as simple and complex health issues
  • Developing a therapeutic nurse patient relationship
  • Providing direction, assignment, and assistance to LPNs and unregulated staff

Skills & Qualifications

 

Education: Bachelor of Science – Nursing (BScN), Bachelor of Nursing (BN), or equivalent.

Current registration with the BC College of Nursing Professionals.

Experience Minimum 2-3 years' recent related experience in a community or health care environment, or an equivalent combination of social work education, training, and experience. Knowledgeable with respect to the nursing process, developments and current trends in the field.

English: Fluent and able to effectively communicate professionally, orally and written, in English.

Computer Skills: excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office and electronic medical record systems.

Diversity: Fluency in language(s) reflecting the diversity of the community is an asset.

Criminal Records Check: Current clearance.

Driver’s License: Current required for verification

Tuberculosis Screen: Current.

First Aid Certificate: Current certification with CPR in Emergency First on the Scene

Medical Clearance: from physician for work in residential care setting

 

Schedule: Full-time, 37.5 hours weekly. Days of the week can be flexible. 

 

We look forward to your application!

 

Phoenix Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes all applicants to apply and does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law.

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