Registered Nurse


“How you want to be treated” is now a benchmark — for all of us, every day.

Come work as a Registered Nurse in our Intensive Care Unit at St. Paul's Hospital! Providence Health Care (PHC) is looking for Critical Care trained Registered Nurses to join our critical care programs at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Home to the very first ICU in Canada, the 15 bed ICU at PHC is a tertiary referral centre for medical and surgical critically ill patients and is recognized as a world leader in sepsis research and care. We offer advanced training opportunities in Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy and Advanced Cardiac Life Support as well as the opportunity to become a member of our Cardiac Arrest Team and Critical Care Outreach Team. We are committed to translating new research findings into the care we provide and to creating an environment where teaching and learning is a normal part of any work day. If you want to be a part of a highly skilled team driven by the desire to push the envelope of medical practice and research in their field apply today!

How you want to be treated. That’s our way of saying that we’re committed to treating those we serve with compassion and respect. We are committed to treating each other the same way, with compassion and respect. While it started with very humble roots, the Providence of today has grown; now there are almost 9,000 people working at our 16 sites. We have 6,000 staff, 1,000 medical staff/physicians, 200 researchers, 1,600 volunteers.

Education & Experience
Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the BC College of Nurses and Midwives, or in Residential Care and Mental Health, current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse or Registered Psychiatric Nurse with the BC College of Nurses and Midwives.

Completion of a post graduate critical care course, or two years’ recent experience in an equivalent setting.

Skills And Abilities:
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Demonstrated knowledge and ability to perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) procedures appropriate for the area of service.
Ability to work as a member in an interdisciplinary team.
Ability to apply decision making and analytical skills.
Ability to deal with others effectively.
Ability to role model conflict resolution strategies.
Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
Ability to prioritize and organize work.
Ability to operate related equipment.
Ability to teach and identify patient/resident learning needs.
Ability to lead patient/family group sessions.
Ability to provide clinical direction.

Job Types: Regular Full-time, Regular Part-time, Temporary and casual opportunities are available

Relocation Allowance: Financial relocation assistance offered to help you and your family with the move (eligibility conditions will apply).

Salary Range (Hourly Rate): $35.53 to $46.65


FTE: Up to 37.5 hours per week


Interested in working in our ICU, but don’t have the experience or certificate? We also offer employer paid educational opportunities for the right candidates! 


Apply to this posting to express your interest in ICU Nursing employment opportunity. Our Recruiter will be in touch to support your application and guide towards the best option(s) suitable to the fit the employment opportunity you are looking for.