Job title :SHIFT COORDINATOR
Facility :PENTICTON REGIONAL HSPTL
Status :PERMANENT PART TIME (0.92 FTE)
Are you an RN with outstanding clinical judgement, problem solving skills and an excellent ability to communicate with patients and team members? Are you a critical thinker that can identify and take action in a front line leadership position? If the answer is “yes” than Interior Health invites you to be a part of our leading health organization. We are looking for a confident Shift Coordinator with a solid acute care nursing leadership background, to join our team at the Penticton Regional Hospital.
As the Shift Coordinator you are responsible for patient placement, bed utilization and staffing during evenings, weekends and night shifts. You will act as a clinical resource to staff in resolving problems regarding patient care, staffing levels and bed utilization. You are accountable for ensuring excellence in the provision of patient centered care throughout the hospital on assigned shift.
Penticton Regional Hospital (PRH) acts as a referral centre to three community hospitals and one diagnostic centre in the South Okanagan and includes a regional population of 85,000. It has an operating capacity of 150 acute beds and 102 extended care beds. A full range of services are provided with the exception of open heart surgery, neuro surgery, and recent spinal cord injury care. PRH recently added a new six-storey tower featuring new medical/surgical units, a new ambulatory care center, five operating rooms, three minor procedure rooms, two endoscopy rooms and one cystoscopy room, as well as a new medical device reprocessing department.
This is a permanent 0.92fte position. Days of work are rotating and shift times are 07:00-19:00 and 19:00-07:00. We offer competitive compensation, in addition to a range of employee benefits, services and access to opportunities to support you at every stage of your career.
Community Profile: We live where people come to vacation! With one of the best year-round climates in Canada, Penticton is easy to enjoy with two beautiful lakes, beaches, acres of parks, and wilderness trails on the local mountains. Penticton's population is approximately 33,000 and offers small town charm conveniently located for world class wineries, award-winning restaurants, craft brew pubs, local foods markets, festivals, concerts and ski areas.
Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
Three years’ recent related clinical experience and two years’ recent supervisory experience in a complex health care environment; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Current CPR certificate *please attach a copy with your application*