Respiratory Therapist - New Graduate Opportunities

ID# 001305

Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
Vancouver, BC
Canada

Job Posted
2021-11-22
Posting Expires
2021-12-22
Industry
Healthcare / Health Services
Pay
From $30.82 To $38.56
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description

Come work as a Respiratory Therapist with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!

Vancouver Coastal Health is hiring Respiratory Therapists at Vancouver General Hospital. Apply today and one of our Recruitment Advisors will be in contact regarding respiratory therapy opportunities!

As a Respiratory Therapist at Vancouver Coastal Health you will:

  • Practice in accordance with the standards of professional practice as outlined by the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists (CSRT) as well as within a client and family centred care model and the vision and values of the organization.
  • Perform ongoing respiratory care in a multi-disciplinary setting to clients with a variety of illnesses/diseases including, but not limited to acute and/or chronic respiratory illnesses or pathologies of the airway.
  • Work independently and as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
  • Enhance quality of life from the perspective of the client/family.
  • Consult, confer and collaborate with other health care Professionals.
  • Demonstrate continuous improvement and best practice approach in respiratory practice.
  • Maintain and advance own clinical competence.
  • Participate on committees/teams and approved research projects as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Education & Experience

  • Graduation from an accredited Respiratory Therapy Program.
  • Successful completion of the Canadian Board of Respiratory Care Credentialing Exam.
  • Eligible for membership with the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists and BC Society of Respiratory Therapists.

WHY JOIN VANCOUVER COASTAL HEALTH?

VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents. At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.

  • Comprehensive health benefits package, including MSP, extended health and dental and municipal pension plan
  • Grow your career with employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities
  • Wellness supports, including counselling, critical incident and innovative wellness services are available to employees and their immediate families
  • Award-winning recognition programs to honour staff, medical staff and volunteers
  • Access to exclusive discount offers and deals for VCH staff

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our goals of creating a great place to work and delivering exceptional care. We acknowledge and accommodate unique differences and ensure special measures are in place so that all prospective and current employees are given an opportunity to succeed.

We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.

VCH is proud to be recognized as a Best Place to Work in Canada in 2021 by Glassdoor and Forbes.


 
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Vancouver
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