Vancouver Coastal Health Nurse Supervisor, Clinical Operations RN RPN (Transition Services) - Vancouver in Canada

As part of a multidisciplinary team in the Emergency Department at various hospitals, you will be involved with complex care planning in a ground breaking initiative to provide the best care for elderly patients. You will be bridging the gap between acute care and community to ensure patient’s safety and a seamless transition home.

Job Title: Nurse Supervisor, Clinical Operations RN RPN (Transition Services) - Vancouver

Work Site: VGH/MSJ/SPH/UBCH/GFS/HFH - various Vancouver hospitals

Status: Regular Full Time - Baseline (1.00 FTE)

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Salary: $40.95 - $49.37 per hour

Hours: 0830-1630 Monday to Friday with Sat/Sun/Stats off

Reference#: 089137-jbr


Administrates/oversees and provides supervision to designated staff and team professionals including continuous communications, conflict resolution, performance recognition, coaching, performance management, safe work and resident transfer practices, workload and staffing issues. Conducts Attendance Wellness Promotion (AWP), Respectful Workplace, accommodation and other meetings in conjunction with an HR Advisor. Recruits, hires, selects, mentors and retains staff.

Oversees all aspects of care delivery and daily activities of designated programs/areas. Liaises with key stakeholders on the achievement of quality indicators and program goals and objectives. Ensures a high standard of care while promoting interdisciplinary practice and ensuring a safe environment for staff and residents. Quality patient/client care is supported through a patient/client/family centered care model in accordance with established standards of professional practice and the vision and values of the organization.

Practices within the standards of professional practice and code of ethics as outlined by the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC) or the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses (CRPNBC).


Education & Experience

Current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC) or the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses (CRPNBC) is required.

Baccalaureate in Nursing and/or Bachelors in Psychiatric Nursing. Five (5) years recent related experience in an appropriate area of clinical practice within a large complex health organization. Strong facilitation, conflict management and resolution skills that include three (3) years supervisory leadership experience or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Experience using a variety of software applications including presentation, word processing, spreadsheet and databases.

Knowledge & Abilities

Comprehensive knowledge of issues in relevant service area including current trends, best practices and modalities of treatment.

Demonstrated ability to function as a strong team leader, motivator, coach/mentor, and team member within a complex multidisciplinary setting.

Demonstrated ability to continuously communicate effectively and strategically with colleagues, physicians and health care staff, both one-on-one and in groups.

Utilizes strong critical thinking skills when making decisions, resolving issues/conflict.

Demonstrated ability to adjust to new or unexpected events, problem solve, and deal effectively with and guide others in resolution of conflict issues.

Demonstrated ability to manage and resolving conflict.

Demonstrated ability to model and foster a positive, collaborative, and respectful team working environment.

Ability to maintain a high level of professional confidentiality.

Demonstrated ability to provide clinical and administrative supervision and consultation.

Demonstrated skills and ability to facilitate team building and to work both independently and collaboratively.

Demonstrated listening and information seeking skills that promotes open and direct communication and leads to a cooperative approach to problem solving.

Demonstrated organizational and planning skills.

The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.

Employees of VCH must apply via the *Internal Application Process . Refer to the site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.*

Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.

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