HOME & COMMUNITY CARE NURSES RN OR RPN
3-Up to Two Year Contracts,
Location: Thunder Bay
Closing Date: Open until filled
The Home and Community Care Nurse carries out a community based home care service as outlined by the Home and Community Care Program Policies and Procedures for Fort William, Ginoogaming, Long Lake #58, Michipicoten, Pays Plat, Pic Mobert, Red Rock, Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging, and Whitesand First Nations Communities; The Home and Community Care Nurse Care is responsible for assisting clients and their support systems in maintaining the highest possible level of independence and functioning in the least restrictive environment within a rural community setting.
Qualifications and Requirements: A four-year BScN degree or a three year Practical Nursing diploma is required.Two years’ experience in advanced nursing assessment skills with special emphasis on home care; two years’ experience working in a First Nation community or equivalent organization.
Hours of work: 32.5 hours per week
Must have: The ability to work flexible hours; travel is essential to the First Nation communities serviced by Dilico Health Services; ability to work flexible hours as determined by the Unit Manager or designate in relation to service delivery requirements, a valid Class “G” Driver’s License; access to a reliable, personal vehicle; $1,000,000 liability vehicle insurance, must provide evidence of registration with the appropriate regulatory body; and must have a Standard First Aid/CPR certificate; a satisfactory criminal records/vulnerable sector check is required upon hiring.
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Please forward cover letter, resume and employment application to:
Dilico Anishinabek Family Care
200 Anemki Place
Fort William First Nation, ON P7J 1L6
Telephone: (807) 623-8511
Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
Dilico is committed to diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified candidates.
Dilico gives preference to Anishinabek people.