Specialty Surgical Strategy

Role and Facility Information

Position Summary
Interior Health has an opportunity available for a Registered Nurse (RN) to join our Surgical Day Care team at Kelowna General Hospital!

If you are an RN with more than 3 years of experience in an acute surgical setting, particularly in pre-surgical screening and surgical daycare; then we would love to hear from you.

Based within our dynamic surgical day care unit, the RN provides nursing care and support for progressive surgical programs. At KGH there is a strong commitment toward staff development and encouraging growth and teamwork is an essential component of our daily activities.

The Registered Nurse practices in a variety of clinical settings and is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of client care. Working in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, the Registered Nurse ensures the delivery of client–centered care by assisting individual clients and their families respond to changing health care needs.

This is a RELIEF FULL-TIME position This position is until Nov 30, 2023 or until the return of incumbent. Shifts are rotating days and evenings, Monday to Friday. Shift times include 06:00 to 14:00, 05:30 to 13:30, 08:00 to 16:00, 11:30 to 19:30, 13:30 to 21:30, 14:00 to 22:00.

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Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).

Current CPR certification.

Three years recent related experience in an acute surgical setting or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.


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