Are you interested in applying your passion for administrative law to positively impact the healthcare system in British Columbia? The BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) has a unique opportunity available for the full-time regular position of Legal Counsel (LC). In this role, you will work to ensure that legal matters related to the Registration functions of BCCNP are handled effectively, efficiently, fairly and in accordance with applicable legislation.
BCCNP is the college empowered under the Health Professions Act to regulate the practice of all licensed practical nurses, registered nurses, registered psychiatric nurses and nurse practitioners in British Columbia. Regulation helps to protect the public by ensuring that professional care or service received by the public is competent, ethical and meets the standards that society views as acceptable.
At BCCNP each of us strives to meet our commitment to the following values to maintain a workplace that is respectful and supports the well-being of every BCCNP employee:
As a member of the team, you can expect to be treated in a respectful and professional manner. While your workload will be busy, the College supports staff in achieving a healthy work-life balance.
Reporting to and working with the Deputy Registrar, Registration and as a key member of the Regulatory Compliance team, the Legal Counsel provides legal support for registration matters brought to the College's attention. The Legal Counsel will represent the College in hearings and other legal proceedings, as well as providing support and advice to staff, the Registrar/CEO, and BCCNP's Board and Committees on legally complex issues and cases, as well as on broad policies and processes related to legislative requirements.
Education and experience:
As the successful candidate, you will enjoy a generous compensation and benefits package.
Please forward your resume and cover letter, indicating where you learned of this opportunity, to
email@example.com. The closing date for applications is February 10, 2019.
Thank you for your interest in the BC College of Nursing Professionals.
While we appreciate all responses, please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.