Clinical Nurse Educator - Multiple Communities

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Clinical Nurse Educator

Multiple Communities | Kelowna | Full-Time

Our Promise

Baptist Housing. It's your career! At Baptist Housing, every day is an opportunity to experience life well in supportive communities. As a member of the Baptist Housing team, you can achieve your career goals while working in a collaborative environment where your support is prioritized. Currently, we have a Clinical Nurse Educator role to serve our three communities: Sun Pointe Village, Village at Mill Creek and Village at Smith Creek 

About You

You are a teacher at heart who can translate complex research and knowledge into effective education programs for team members. You're known for your compassionate and caring spirit that respects residents and teams in a way that maintains their dignity, individuality, and cultural differences. You are an encyclopedia of knowledge when it comes to clinical programs, understanding aging processes, altered cognitive function, disease processes, and pharmacological therapies. You're also tech-savvy and are always up-to-date on trends in residential care, including a strong understanding of infection control processes and management. When problems need solving, you welcome those challenges, like solving a good puzzle. Self-motivation and time management aren't stumbling blocks for you, as you are laser-focused on achieving the desired outcomes for the residents you serve. 

Must Haves

  • Current practicing registration as a Licensed Practical Nurse with the BCCNM

  • Graduation from a recognized program in Practical Nursing or equivalent education, training and experience.

  • Previous experience in an educational/clinical role, preferably in gerontology, is considered an asset.

About The Role

  • Leads educational initiatives in long-term care, assisted living, independent living, and support areas.

  • Enhances team member performance through education, coaching, mentoring and guidance.

  • Establishes and maintains relationships based on servant leadership principles with team members, residents, families, and external agencies.

  • Facilitate in-house education sessions, manage infection control processes, and investigate work-related incidents.

  • Manage student practicum and preceptorship placements.

  • Ensure high clinical standards while prioritizing resident satisfaction.

  • Monitor resident safety and report hazards.

  • Reports to the Clinical Services Manager.

About Us

Baptist Housing provides enhanced living communities and exceptional care to over 2700 seniors in British Columbia. We provide long-term care, assisted living, independent living and home support in the Kelowna, Vancouver and Victoria communities. We serve through a culture of caring where we put the wellness of our residents first in a person-centred approach. We live out a servant leadership model that collaborates in teams and builds strong relationships while exemplifying Christlike values. We are a committed group of people who bring their whole selves to work, and we're also FUN! We take what we do seriously but not ourselves. We're affiliated with the Fellowship Pacific Baptist Churches. 

Your Work Location

Located along the beautiful shores of the Okanagan Lake, in the heart of stunning Okanagan Valley, Kelowna is an inviting community to live and work. You'll support our three communities - Sun Pointe Village, Village at Smith Creek, Village at Mill Creek.

What You Receive

Total compensation includes a competitive salary at $79,000 annually, comprehensive benefits, 18 days of vacation and 3% RRSP matching.

How To Apply

To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Button', where you can submit your resume and complete the necessary steps to apply for this job. We look forward to reviewing your application.