Specialty Aboriginal Health Nursing

Role and Facility Information

Community Health Practice Consultant
Northern Region, Full-time

If you want to join a family who fosters respect, collaboration, and a safe work environment then you should join our team as a Community Health Practice Consultant (CHPC)! As a CHPC you are caring and passionate about helping others. You are a motivated and comprehensive teacher, strategic in your thinking and global in your perspective on the evolution of nursing practices.
In the role of CHPC, you will provide education, thought leadership, and consultation on clinical practice services. This will include orientation, training, in-service, clinical support, and clinical competency assessments to nurses who provide health services to First Nations communities in British Columbia. The CHPC delivers professional nursing practice and program consultation supporting the development, implementation, and management of community based nursing programs.

Education & Experience
 Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing.
 Three (3) years of experience in Home and Community Care/Public Health Nursing providing clinical practice support and education to nurses or an acceptable combination of education, training and professional experience.
 Eligibility or current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses’ of British Columbia (CRNBC)
 Experience working in a First Nations community

Joining our family means joining an organization that supports personal growth, in-house training, a paid volunteer day and a unique full-day orientation program.
Leading with culture, all FNHA employees complete San’yas Indigenous Cultural Safety Training. We support our family to be leaders in wellness and all staff members develop a yearly wellness plan as part of their performance partnership and goal-setting.
FNHA offers competitive salary, pension, extended health benefits and employee supports for mental wellness including an EAP and cultural supports.

At FNHA, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute to BC’s history. With a unique governing structure and mandate, our fluid work environment means you can play an active role in real change.
Our talented teams value respect and foster lateral kindness in their working relationships. Our holistic approach to wellness, based on First Nations teachings, is incorporated into all aspects of work culture. Where else will you get to create a personal wellness plan as part of your performance goals?
Make your professional home in our West Vancouver office, located on beautiful Squamish territory, where sea and sky meet. During lunch, walk next door to Park Royal for food and shopping or join us for a jog along the sea wall.
If you are looking for more than a job, come join the FNHA family.

September 22, 2017 at 4:00pm
Submit your Cover Letter & Resume as one document.
Apply online: http://www.fnha.ca/about/work-with-us or Confidential Fax: (604) 913-6135
Please include “Self-Identified”, if you are voluntarily identifying yourself as First Nations or Aboriginal.

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Known as British Columbia’s northern capital, Prince George is located at the approximate geographic centre of the province where the Nechako and Fraser Rivers meet. With forestry as the major industry, residents enjoy affordable housing, above-average incomes, and a wide range of services and amenities including sports and cultural events. Recreational activities in the area include golfing, skiing, fishing and hunting. Prince George is also home to the University of Northern British Columbia.

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