Specialty Pediatrics

Role and Facility Information

BC Children's Hospital (BCCH) cares for the province's most acutely ill or injured children and youth, provides developmental and rehabilitation services to children and youth throughout BC, and offers a broad range of health services. Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children (SHHC), a leading provincial facility offering specialized services to children and youth with developmental disabilities from birth to age 19, works collaboratively with BCCH. SHHC focuses on the child and their family while supporting health care professionals in their community. BCCH also operates a wide number of specialized health programs, is a leading acute care teaching facility, and conducts research to advance health and care through the BC Children’s Research Institute and in partnership with the University of British Columbia

BCCH and SHHC are agencies of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose

BC Children's Hospital is offering a unique nursing opportunity to join the Pediatric Critical Care Team!

As part of this team, you will be trained to work in Emergency, PICU and Anesthetic Care Unit

The benefits include:

Specializing to work as a critical care pediatric nurse through employer paid BCIT training and inhouse training
Ongoing professional development
Opportunity to work in a state-of-the-art brand new Teck Acute Care Centre

Registered Nurse - Critical Care Team
Reference #75249
Regular Full-Time
Start date: February 2019
Wage: $33.56 to $44.06 per hour
BC Children’s Hospital

The Teck Acute Care Centre is the heart of BC Children’s Hospital and the flagship for the transformation of child health in BC. This state-of-the-art facility provides an innovative healing environment with patient and family needs at its heart.

Qualifications

Education, Training. and Experience

Graduation from an approved Nursing Program.
Current practising registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
Minimum of one year’s recent, related clinical experience in pediatrics or an Emergency Department setting or a Pediatric Intensive Care setting or Post Anesthetic Care setting.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Relocation Assistance of up to $5,000 may be available.

PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.

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