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registered psychiatric nurse (R.P.N.)


Source: Job Bank

Location

Kelowna, BC
V1X1X6

Salary

$41.21 to $52.71 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 10 to 40 hours bi-weekly
  • Education: College/CEGEP
  • Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years

Work setting

  • Public or community health centre

Tasks

  • Assess patients to identify appropriate nursing interventions
  • Collaborate to plan, implement, co-ordinate and evaluate patient care
  • Conduct disease screening
  • Dispense and administer medications and treatments as prescribed by a physician
  • Monitor, assess, address, document and report symptoms and changes in patients' conditions
  • Operate or monitor medical apparatus or equipment
  • Participate in community needs assessment and program development
  • Provide consultative services regarding issues relevant to nursing profession and nursing practice
  • Provide nursing care
  • Perform administrative tasks
  • Conduct patient interviews, physical assessments and take medical histories

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Eligible for licensure as a Registered Psychiatric Nurse by the province of work

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Immunization records

Transportation/travel information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Team building opportunities
  • Variable or compressed work week

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