As a medical health professional, you are greatly valued as a key member of our community.
Our local health care professionals are some of the most sought-after talent in the world. They joined our community because they have the opportunity to make an impact on health care at the local, national, and international level.
Kamloops is actively seeking the following physicians and health professionals to join our dedicated healthcare team:
- Family Physicians
- Pediatric Dentists
- Ultrasound Technicians
- Internal Medicine
- Emergency Physicians
- Cardiology Technician
- Occupational Therapist
- Specialist in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
To learn more about our current opportunities, please visit the appropriate pages below.
Better Here is the official recruitment website for Interior Health. The website provides an overview of the communities found in the Southern Interior of British Columbia. Learn why it’s better for physicians working and living in the Southern Interior, Requirements to work in British Columbia and how to find and apply for a job at Interior Health. Both permanent and locum positions are listed.
Health Match BC is a free health professional recruitment service funded by the Government of British Columbia. They work to recruit physicians and assist in the recruitment of registered nurses and allied health professionals on behalf of BC’s publicly-funded health care facilities. A list of current postings is available on their website. If you are a physicians seeking employment, they can help you.
Thompson Region Division of Family Practice is a non-profit group established to give family physicians input into health care needs of patients. The TRDFP works collaboratively with the Interior Health Authority and the BC government’s Ministry of Health Services to find solutions to health care issues.
The TRDFP actively recruits new doctors for locums, and for permanent private practice opportunities in the Kamloops area. Current permanent and locum family practice job opportunities are available on their website.
Health Care Professionals Opportunities
Physiotherapist Association of BC provides leadership and direction to the physiotherapy profession, fosters excellence in practice, education and research and promotes high standards of health in British Columbia. Their website posts current job vacancies in Kamloops and BC physiotherapy workplaces on behalf of their members.
Health Match BC is a free health professional recruitment service funded by the Government of British Columbia. They work and assist in the recruitment of registered nurses and allied health professionals on behalf of BC’s publicly-funded health care facilities. A list of current postings is available on their website. If you are a health care practitioner seeking employment, they can help you.
Private Clinic Opportunities
Opportunities in private practice are many. Check out our entrepreneur videos featuring the Welcome Back Pain Management & Upright MRI Centre and South Central Laser and Riverview Medical Clinic.
As part of our comprehensive health care professional attraction program, our community offers opportunities for pharmacists, nurses and physicians wishing to do electives in Kamloops. The following program components are available to serve your needs.
The Red Carpet Program provides a welcome package to physicians doing their residencies in Kamloops. The package provides an overview of the Kamloops area as well as the cultural, social and business opportunities for practicing in this area and provides numerous gift certificates and passes to experience all that Kamloops has to offer. If you are a medical students interested in residency opportunities at Interior Heath, you are encouraged to contact your current university medical school advisor to explore your options.
Pharmacists looking to complete their residency are encouraged to explore the Pharmacy Practice Residency program at Royal Inland Hospital, through Interior Health. Check out IH Pharmacy Program for more information.
Nursing Students are encouraged to explore practicum placement opportunities at Interior Health. Royal Inland Hospital provides a broad scope of specialized training and education for students from all disciplines. The provide opportunities for students to experience and learn from clinical and non-clinical educational experiences. Interior Health supports Bachelor of Science in Nursing Students (registered nurses / registered psychiatric nurses) with an employment opportunities within its Employed Student Nurse (ESN) Program. To explore opportunities with Interior Health/Careers for more information.