New Graduate Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse

Are you graduating soon or a newly graduated Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse? You're hired! 

Whether you’re a recent graduate or still in school, you can feel secure in knowing your future home is with Island Health. 

We have full-time and part-time opportunities in large urban hospitals and rural/remote hospitals – plus everything in between! 

Apply now and our talent acquisition team will work with you to find the perfect opportunity for you. Our team is here to support you every step of the way.

To join our team, you will have: 

  • Eligibility for provisional licensure or current and active registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM) as a practicing RN registrant or a practicing RPN registrant.
  • Recognized post-basic education required for some clinical areas (or equivalent).
  • Basic Life Support, Level C.
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support may be required for some clinical settings (e.g. Emergency Room).

Island Health offers an employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, Municipal Pension Plan, long-term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus paid time off.

About Vancouver Island 
Have you ever dreamed of living on the West Coast, surrounded by pristine nature, towering forests and the ocean? Vancouver Island residents live in one of the warmest climates in Canada. Hiking, running, paddle boarding, kayaking, and fishing can be enjoyed year round, with skiing available in the winter months. The relaxed pace, easy access to outdoor activities, art and music – whatever lifestyle you’re looking for, we have it here.


About Island Health
Island Health provides health and care services to more than 885,000 people on Vancouver Island, the islands in the Salish Sea and the Johnstone Strait, and mainland communities north of Powell River. With more than 30,000 health care professionals, including more than 3,000 doctors, nurse practitioners midwives and dentists that make up our Medical Staff – as well as 1,000 volunteers, and the dedicated support of 12 foundations and 19 active auxiliaries, Island Health delivers a broad range of health services, including: public health services, primary health care, home and community care, mental health and substance use services, acute care in hospitals, and much more across a huge and  geographically diverse region.

Learn more and apply today!