Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Practitioner

Full-time | Ladysmith, BC


Join our team at the Ladysmith Community Health Centre as a Temporary Full-Time Nurse Practitioner! As part of Island Health, we prioritize patient and staff safety, making continuous quality improvement integral to our work.

What we offer:

• Competitive salary rage: $59.79 – $85.95 per hour
• Competitive benefits: Island Health is proud to offer a robust benefits package that includes extended health and dental coverage, life insurance, an employee and family assistance plan, Municipal Pension Plan, and four weeks of paid vacation.
• Opportunities for growth: No matter where you are in the stage of your healthcare career, we have opportunities for growth and professional development.
• Dynamic environment: Engage in a dynamic and collaborative interdisciplinary setting, where you’ll work closely with a wide range of healthcare professionals and medical experts dedicated to achieving excellence in patient care. Join a diverse team that shares your passion and commitment to delivering exceptional healthcare services.

Life in Ladysmith, BC:

Now’s your chance to experience the natural beauty of BC’s forests and coastline. Nestled in the heart of Vancouver Island, Ladysmith, BC offers a vibrant community, outdoor adventures and a supportive environment for healthcare professionals seeking a fulfilling lifestyle alongside their career. Join us in Ladysmith and discover the perfect blend of work-life balance amidst breathtaking surroundings. Fun Fact: It’s also home to the Best Street in Canada!

Your role and responsibilities:
• Perform comprehensive assessments of patients, diagnosing diseases, disorders, and conditions.
• Initiate treatment plans, therapeutic interventions, and prescribe medications within regulatory standards.
• Identify health trends, develop evidence-based strategies for improvement, and participate in policy-making activities.


What you need to apply:
• Registered with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing NP registrant.
• Completion of OSCE and two years of recent clinical nursing experience.
• Ability to critically assess health research literature and implement evidence-based practices.

Vaccination Notification: To keep our employees, clients and the communities we serve safe, Island Health is enforcing an employee mandatory vaccination policy which is intended to prevent the transmission of COVID-19. As such, Island Health requires Proof of BC Provincial Immunization Registration as a condition of employment, and any offers of employment are contingent on you providing proof of vaccination prior to commencement of the offered effective date. If an offer of employment is extended, but proof of vaccination is not provided, the offer will be rescinded.

Job Application Methods

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Island Health is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including those with diverse backgrounds and those with disabilities. If you require assistance or accommodation during the application process, please contact our Indigenous Recruitment and Retention team at
Island Health offers health care services to more than 850,000 residents of Vancouver Island and adjacent coastal communities through hospitals, clinics, health centres, community-based health units, long-term care and assisted living facilities. As the largest employer on Vancouver Island, we employ 30,000 employees and 2,400 physician partners, as well as hosting more than 2,500 volunteers.

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