📁
Nursing
📅
COV00044630 Requisition #

Your Opportunity:

Unit 41 is an integral part of the Northern Alberta Vascular Centre (NAVC) is based at the Grey Nuns Hospital under the auspices of Covenant Health. Nurses can expect to work with surgery patients with complex medical needs. NAVC provides vascular surgery and interventions for Northern Alberta, Northern B.C., Saskatchewan and the Territories; a catchment area of approximately 2.3 million people. For more information, please go to www.albertavascular.ca. The services we have comprise mainly of: Vascular Surgery, General Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, ENT and Plastic Surgery.

Description:

The Registered Nurse (RN) participates in nursing assessments and interventions, care planning, implementing prescribed treatments, administering medications, evaluating treatments, and monitoring/documenting treatment progress and patient/resident response. Acting as an advocate, coordinator and liaison for the patient/resident, the RN identifies needs and sets priorities in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team. The RN facilitates patient/resident and family education and discharge planning, and may be required to act in a charge nurse capacity. The RN is responsible for the provision of care in accordance with established standards, and the Mission, Vision, Values, policies and procedures of Covenant Health. This position is covered by the terms and conditions of the UNA Collective Agreement.

  • Classification: Registered Nurse
  • Union: COV UNA
  • Unit and Program: Unit 41, Vascular Surgery
  • Primary Location: Grey Nuns Community Hospital
  • Location Details: As Per Location
  • Multi-Site: At (UNA only)
  • FTE: 0.84
  • Posting End Date: 20-JUN-2024
  • Temporary Employee Class: Temp P/T Benefits
  • Date Available: 30-JUN-2024
  • Temporary End Date: 27-JUN-2025
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 4
  • Shifts per cycle: 16
  • Shift Pattern: Days, Nights, Weekends
  • Days Off: As Per Rotation
  • Minimum Salary: $39.21
  • Maximum Salary: $51.46
  • Vehicle Requirement: Not Applicable
Required Qualifications:

Graduate of a Registered Nurse program or recognized equivalent required. Active registration with the College of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CRNA) required. Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider (Level C) required. If you have not practiced as a Registered Nurse within the last five (5) years, completion of the following free courses are also required: 1) CRNA Medication Administration Certificate - https://connect.nurses.ab.ca/home/%2Flearning-and-development%2Flearning-modules%2F 2) NextGenU Health Assessment Resources Certification - https://courses.nextgenu.org/course/view.php?id=271#section-0 PLEASE NOTE: This posting is scheduled to close at 23:59 of the posting end date but may be filled earlier if a Regular Employee who holds a position within this unit/program/office expresses their interest in this vacancy by 23:59 on the 5th calendar day following the posting date, under LOU #25. In the event that no Regular Employee from this unit/program/office expresses their interest by the deadline, the vacancy shall be filled under the provisions of Article 14: Promotions, Transfers and Vacancies. Please be advised this posting may be used to fill multiple identical vacancies arising as a result of the administration of the Trial of Modified Posting Provisions.

Additional Required Qualifications:

Recent 1-2 years of surgical or acute medicine experience. A recent successful preceptorship on an inpatient surgical unit will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:

As required.

Hiring Requirements

The following must be provided prior to your first day of work:


Security Screening: Satisfactory criminal record check and/or Vulnerable Sector Search (as applicable based on position). Additionally, all employees have an ongoing duty to disclose any charges or convictions with Covenant Health.


    Find Your Calling

Our diverse teams of employees, physicians and volunteers share a deep commitment to serve - selflessly sharing their gifts and talents for the greater good.  We support each individual's personal calling to serve.  Our culture enables decision-making at all levels, healthy relationships, personal and professional growth, ethical discernment and wellness.


We welcome people of all faiths, cultures and traditions.  We celebrate the contributions of all our employees, and strive to create a community of care that brings hope and healing to both caregivers and those we serve.


Join our team today and find your calling.


Need Help Applying?

Try our Resource Guide for applicants.

Previous Job Searches

Not Ready to Apply?

Join our Talent Community by creating a general profile!

My Profile

Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.

Go to Profile

My Submissions

Track your opportunities.

My Submissions

Similar Listings

Covenant Zone, Edmonton, Grey Nuns Community Hospital

📁 Nursing

Requisition #: COV00044311

Covenant Zone, Edmonton, Grey Nuns Community Hospital

📁 Nursing

Requisition #: COV00043374

Covenant Zone, Edmonton, Grey Nuns Community Hospital

📁 Nursing

Requisition #: COV00042548