​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Current Postings​​​​

​​​​​Project Manager - Bilingual

Updated: November 9, 2021​

Are you eager to be part of a values-based organization that’s helping to get qualified nurses into the work force? Are you a seasoned Project Manager who’s led complex initiatives, and who is excited to be part of a growing, dynamic organization? And do you thrive in environments that require creativity and problem solving? If this sounds like you keep reading!

​Position: Contract (two years), Full-Time

Location: 200 Granville St, Vancouver, BC. (NOTE: A combination of home-office (remote) and office-based work is expected).

Start Date: January 2022

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Please see the full job posting for further details.​​​​


Administrative Assistant (Category 4) - Bilingual

Updated: November 3, 2021​

Are you eager to be part of a values-based organization that’s helping to get qualified nurses into the work force? Are you well organized and efficient with a keen eye for detail? Do you enjoy talking with people and making sure events run smoothly? If so, this full-time job may be for you!

As an integral member of the Nursing Community Assessment Service (NCAS) at the BC College of Nurses and Midwives, your key duties will be to provide day-to-day and project-related administrative support to ensure our growing organization can meet its ambitious goals.

This will be an ideal role for a confident, adaptable self-starter who can communicate fluently in French and English.

​Position: Regular, Full-Time

Location: 200 Granville St, Vancouver, BC. (NOTE: A combination of home-office (remote) and office-based work is expected).

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Please see the full job posting for further details.​​​


NCAS Exam Developer - Bilingual

Updated: November 3, 2021​

Are you eager to be part of a values-based organization that’s helping to get qualified nurses into the work force? And are you excited to bring your experience in the field of standardized test development to an organization that is transforming how we assess competencies and knowledge? If so, consider bringing your talents and enthusiasm to the Nursing Community Assessment Service (NCAS)!

​Position: Contract (two years), Full-Time

Location: 200 Granville St, Vancouver, BC. (NOTE: A combination of home-office (remote) and office-based work is expected).

Start Date: January 2022

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Please see the full job posting for further details.​​​

Assessment Centre Coordinator 

Updated: November 1, 2021​

Are you an events professional with a focus on healthcare? Or an LPN or HCA looking for a unique way to combine your skills with events coordination? If you have healthcare-related experience in events management and/or administrative coordination, we’d love to meet you! 

The Nursing Community Assessment Service (NCAS) is looking for an Assessment Centre Coordinator. This event planning and coordination role will provide technical, administrative, and operational support to the delivery of the NCAS Simulation Lab Assessment and Oral Assessment – high stakes examinations taken by hundreds of health professionals annually who are seeking licensure as nurses and health care aides in British Columbia. ​

​Position: Temporary, Full-Time (12 months)

Location: Vancouver, BC (a combination of working from home, at 200 Granville, and at the Langara College assessment centre is expected)

Application Deadline: open until filled

Please see the full job posting job posting for further details.​​​


​​​​Manager of Assessment & Psychometrics

Updated: October 29, 2021

NCAS is looking for an experienced psychometrician to support its current and future assessments.  This Vancouver-based position provides psychometric and data flow management expertise to the ongoing refinement and evolution of NCAS’ multi-pronged, multi-dimensional assessments that involve varied assessment tools such as Objective Structured Clinical Examinations (OSCE), oral interviews, and selected-response measures.  

​NCAS is disrupting the assessment space with its innovative approach to assessment. This position offers an exciting opportunity for an exceptional individual interested in developing and implementing new competency assessment models, strengthening reliability and validity approaches, and applying foundational psychometric and statistical research to improve the quality of health care across Canada. 

Position: Regular, Full-Time

Location: 200 Granville St., Vancouver, BC (a combination of remote and office-based work is expected)

Application Deadline: open until filled

Please see the full job posting for further details.​​​

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​Subject Matter Experts

​​​​​Updated: February 25, 2020​

Are you interested in a unique opportunity to support your profession? To develop your skills and expand your professional network? To supplement your income while contributing your views and expertise?

The Nursing Community Assessment Service (NCAS) needs you!

NCAS is looking for nursing professionals to serve as subject matter experts (SMEs) in its competency assessment development process. SMEs write assessment cases and questions, develop and revise standards, validate assessments, and help with field testing. This is occasional work throughout the year.

Who we are

NCAS is a competency-based assessment service for nursing professionals applying for practicing registration who cannot provide evidence that they meet the education and/or competency requirements for registration. It is a three-step assessment involving a computer-based assessment (which can be taken internationally), and a simulation lab assessment and oral assessment (which take place at Langara College in BC).

What are we looking for?

To be eligible, potential candidates must:

  • Hold practicing registration, in good standing, with BCCNM
  • Have at least 2 y​ears’ experience practising as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Registered Nurse (RN) or Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN)
  • Be familiar with the entry level competencies of one or more of the following professions in British Columbia: HCAs, LPNs, RNs or RPNs
  • Have excellent oral, written and well-developed interpersonal communication skills
  • Have solid IT skills; the work might involve using an online platform
  • Be comfortable working intensively over a short period of time

Compensation​

Compensation varies by the nature of the work performed, and will be detailed in each invitation sent to the SME pool. ​

How to apply

Click here to submit an online application. Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis.

To learn more about our organization, please visit www.ncasbc.ca.

Thank you for your interest in the Nursing Community Assessment Service.​

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