​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Current Postings​​​​

​​Manager of Projects

​​Updated: April 11, 2022

Are you eager to be part of a values-based organization that’s helping to solve the nursing crisis? Are you a seasoned leader who’s led complex programs and projects, and who is excited to be part of a growing, dynamic organization?  Are you a gifted people-person who thrives in environments that require creativity and problem solving? 

The Manager of Projects (MP) implements and manages a variety of large and small projects while also providing guidance to the NCAS team to strengthen its project management muscle. The vast majority of these initiatives are NOT technology related, and we urge those who have managed a diversity of projects and programs to apply. The MP works closely with NCAS team members, stakeholders, and contractors to build project implementation plans and charters, to engage stakeholders, and to implement, track and evaluate initiatives. This is an ideal role for a skilled mid-career professional with program management experience in sectors that require excellent stakeholder and government relations.   

Position: Full-time, minimum two-year contract with the possibility of extension

​Location: Vancouver, B.C. (hybrid work- combination of in office and at home). Relocation allowance available.

Start Date: As soon as possible (April 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.​​

Nurse Assessor

Updated: April 1st, 2022

The NCAS Assessor plays a key role in the administration of the NCAS Assessment by observing and “scoring" candidates in the Simulation Lab Assessment. Scoring is completed using standardized checklists, which credit the candidates for appropriate actions completed. The Assessor will have minimal direct interaction with each candidate, providing scripted cues and responses only as needed.​

​Position: Contract, Part-time, Casual

Location: 100 W 49th Ave, Vancouver BC V5Y 2Z6 (Langara College - Science and Technology Building)

Start Date: April 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.​​​​

​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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