Community Health Nurses and Nurse in Charge (Primary Care & Public Health)

Shibogama First Nations Council are looking for a Community Health Nurses and Nurse in Charge (Primary Care & Public Health)! For more information on this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

The Community Health Nurse (CHN) will deliver comprehensive community health nursing in an isolated Indigenous community, in collaboration with other health care professionals. Nursing Stations is predominately nursing led through consultation, clinical practice, leadership, knowledge and by facilitating health promotion and disease prevention.

Employer Name: Shibogama First Nations Council
City: Kingfisher Lake, Wapekeka First Nation, Wunnumin Lake First Nation
Province: ON
Application Deadline: July 3rd, 2024
Email: lorenal@shib.ca
Hours of Work: Full-Time
Job Type: Full-Time
Wages: Community Health Nurse $81,513 - $92,653 plus Benefits, Allowances and Overtime Nurse in Charge $84, 817 - $98,114 plus Benefits, Allowances and Overtime

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:

Come join our team for fun, adventure, and friendly communities. The Community Health Nurse will deliver comprehensive community health nursing in an isolated Indigenous community, in collaboration with other health care professionals. Nursing station is predominately nursing led through consultation, clinical practice, leadership, knowledge and by facilitating health promotion and disease prevention. The CHN is a critical role within our communities as it impacts the lives of residents and ignites the warmth of human connection, utilizes a primary health care approach to address overall health needs to Indigenous communities. As a CHN your typical day will impact in assessment and diagnostics, supportive and curative care, trauma care, behavioral health care assessment and management, health promotion, disease prevention, demonstrating integrity and respecting cultural diversity.

Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:

Applicants must be dependable, able to work independently and with others, show initiative and be action-orientated, show adaptability and critical thinking skills, and excellent communication both oral & written.

The incumbent requires current registration in good standing with the CNO and RNAO. Experience with Remote Northern Nursing, Primary Care and Acute, Urgent or Emergency Care, Public Health and Community Care are an asset. Mandatory up to date ACLS, PALS, ITLS/TNCC is required.

Recommended: ALARM. clinical skills in well woman, prenatal care and immunizations. Security clearance/background check. Willingness and ability to perform on call duties, work after hours and on W/E and willingness to complete mandatory education/training relevant to position. Rotations vary from two – four weeks, with flexibility to consider alternative options. Travel and expenses are covered from Home to Community and return with additional per diem allowances.

How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Interested applicants may submit their Resume and Cover Letter including three work related references to:

Lorena Legary – Nurse Program Manager

Shibogama First Nations Council

81 King St. PO Box 449

Sioux Lookout, ON

P8T 1A5

lorenal@shib.ca

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