Licensed Practical Nurse (Long-Term Care) - Casual/On-Call

Providence Health Care

Providence Health Care

Homer St, Vancouver, BC V6B, Canada · British Columbia, Canada · Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, January 9, 2024

Apply today! Providence Health Care (PHC) is hiring Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) for our Long-Term Care homes!

We will be hiring casual LPNs for the following locations:

  • St. Vincent’s: Brock Fahrni at 4650 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC
  • St. Vincent’s: Langara at 255 W62nd Ave, Vancouver, BC
  • Youville Residence at 4950 Heather St, Vancouver, BC
  • Holy Family Hospital at 7801 Argyle Dr, Vancouver, BC
  • Mount Saint Joseph Hospital at 3080 Prince Edward St, Vancouver, BC
  • Chenchenstway at 7550 Rosewood St, Burnaby, BC

Providence Health Care (PHC) is a health and wellness resource for all British Columbians. We’re committed to treating those we serve — and each other — with compassion and respect.

While it started with very humble roots, the PHC of today has grown; now there are almost 9,000 people working at our 17 sites. We have 8,000 staff, 1,500 medical staff/physicians, 200 researchers, 1,600 volunteers.

“How you want to be treated” is now a benchmark — for all of us, every day.

PHC is strongly committed to creating and maintaining a workplace of choice where employees are recognized and valued. PHC strives to provide work-life balance and promotes a positive work culture by having integrated support model of training, mentoring and coaching so the Manager can support their staff to provide exceptional care.

Qualifications / Skills and Education

As a Licensed Practical Nurse you have:

  • Graduated from a recognized program for Practical Nurses
  • Registered and are in good standing with BCCNM
  • Current CPR
  • A desire to make a difference in the lives of seniors in British Columbia

Duties and Responsibilities

As a Licensed Practical Nurse you will:

  • Participate in creating a healthy and happy aging environment by providing safe and respectful nursing care to an assigned group of residents.

  • Care for residents who are stable in relation to their day-to-day clinical and psychosocial baseline.

  • Support residents through medication administration, completing RAI-MDS assessments and carrying out nursing assessments (e.g. vital signs, physical assessment). Collaborate and communicate with RNs about any assessment findings that may indicate a change from resident’s baseline (e.g. responding to an acute event, changes in behavior, etc).

  • Be approachable and an effective communicator; hear concerns from Resident Care Aides (RCAs).

  • Be a valued member of the interdisciplinary care team and support/partner with the RN/RPN in the care of residents with complex or unpredictable outcomes.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Vaccination Flag

As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Providence Health Care must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.