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Nurse in Charge



  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing from a recognized university or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

  • Successful completion of approved training in public health nursing or approved training in obstetrics, mental health, or some other speciality.

  • Two (2) years of nursing experience.

  • Current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).



Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Knowledge of, and ability to apply, an understanding of First Nations cultural principles and protocols in work situations.

  • Knowledge and the application of concepts, principles, and theories of trans-cultural nursing, including knowledge of traditional, homeopathic or other healing practices used in the community.

  • Knowledge of First Nations cultures and backgrounds, and the understanding of how culture impacts on communication patterns, and attitudes and approaches to health issues.

  • Knowledge of nursing which includes the nursing process, conceptual frameworks of nursing, theories and principles of nursing practice.

  • Problem solving techniques/skills.

  • Knowledge of public health models and concepts to work effectively with other health disciplines internally and externally, and to integrate nursing plans and strategies with other health plans.

  • Knowledge of advanced clinical nursing practice for the development of policies or guidelines to support the delivery of treatment services, including current clinical treatment practices, principles, techniques, disease symptoms, and accident indicators.



Deadline Open until filled

Date Added 1/3/2019

Organization First Nations Health Authority

Job Board Category Nursing

Website FNHA Careers Page

Department 9000-Office of CNO

Hours per week 18.75

Union Code PIP

PN Number 526

Reg/Temp Regular (Permanent)

Region Vancouver Coastal



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