Community Health Nurse – Permanent Full Time - 2nd Posting

Overview:

The Community Health Nurse (CHN) will deliver comprehensive community health nursing services in 5 First Nation communities, in collaboration with an interprofessional health care team. Through consultation, clinical practice, leadership, and by facilitating health promotion and disease prevention, the CHN provides care utilizing in-depth nursing knowledge and skills, clinical expertise and advanced judgment. The CHN will utilize a primary health care approach to address overall health needs in Indigenous communities. The successful candidate shall possess;

Required Competencies:

Integrity and Respect cultural diversity

Dependability

Work effectively both independently and with others

Show initiative and be action-oriented

Adaptability

Critical Thinking

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Continuous Learning

Qualifications and Work Experience:

Experience incorporating physical, mental, social/environment and emotional/spiritual practices in order to meet the needs of individuals, families and communities.

Knowledgeable and respectful of Anishnaabe customs, culture, and language

Minimum of three years related experience as a Registered Nurse with Bachelor of Science in Nursing, currently registered with College of Nurses of Ontario in good standing

Current Ontario Driver’s License (and vehicle)

Current CPR and First Aid Certification.

Deadline: Friday, November 15, 2019 @ 12:00pm

Submissions:

Send Resume, cover letter, CPIC/VSS, latest performance review(s), 3 references and copies of credentials marked ‘Confidential’ in person, by mail or email to:

Human Resources

Mnaamodzawin Health Services

Postal Bag 2002, Hwy 540

48 Hillside Road, Aundeck Omni Kaning

Little Current, Ontario P0P 1K0

705-368-2182 ext.271

hr@mnaamodzawin.com

Personal Support Worker

Casual or Part Time

The Personal Support Worker is responsible for providing care that contributes to the quality of life of individuals who live at home by promoting their independence; dignity; social; emotional and physical well-being; mobility; personal appearance; comfort and safety so that they may remain and participate within their community.

The successful applicant must be willing to work flexible hours (possible evenings and/or weekends) and may provide services to all five First Nation communities.

(Aundeck Omni Kaning, Sheguiandah, Sheshegwaning, Whitefish River and Zhiibaahaasing)

OBJECTIVES

1. Provide personal support services based on the client personal care or home management needs.

2. Provide assistance to the Long-Term Care Program with the provision of regular Diners’ Club and Meals On Wheels program, Adult Day programming and may assist/provide generic transportation services for own client caseload; friendly visits and social safety.

3. Provide respite services working flexible hours.

4. Works collaboratively with health care providers in providing holistic care that focuses on achieving and maintaining optimal health.

5. Submission of timely required documentation based on scheduled basis to immediate supervisor.

6. May assume additional duties as assigned by immediate supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS Knowledgeable and respectful of Anishinaabe customs, culture and language

  • A Personal Support Worker Certificate from a recognized college with a minimum of (2) years community work experience.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Current and Clear CPIC

  • Valid ‘G’ driver’s license and a vehicle.

  • Salary range based on qualifications and approved salary grid.

    Submit a cover letter, resume, three work related references and a CPIC/VSS (dated within 90 days) marked ‘Confidential’ by email, fax or in person to:

    Human Resources

    Mnaamodzawin Health Services

    Postal Bag 2002, 48 Hillside Road

    Little Current, ON P0P 1K0

    705-368-2182 ext.271

    hr@mnaamodzawin.com

    Fax: 705-368-2229

    APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 30, 2019 @ 12:00pm

    Only those applicants considered for an interview will be notified.