Hamilton and Welland , Canada

French Speaking Registered Practical Nurse for Community Health Centre

Country: Canada
City: Hamilton and Welland
Physician Type: Registered Practical Nurse
Compensation: Annual Salary: $44,442 to $53,545

Overview

We are looking for French-speaking Registered Practical Nurse for Centre de Sante Communautaire in Niagara Region (Welland, Hamilton, Niagara). 12 months contract, 35 hours per week. Annual salary is $44,442 to $53,545.

Job Category

 REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSE 

Two(2) positions- 12-month contract – 35 hours/week 

Location: Welland or Hamilton

Annual salary: $44,442 to $53,545

Under the direction of the Primary Care Services Director, the incumbent works in a health promotion framework and factoring in social determinants of health.  His/her duties are interdependent with those of other members of the primary care team working in health promotion.  S/he provides nursing care, as well as related activities and promote healthy lifestyles to clients and the community.

Specific responsibilities:

  • Work within a multi-disciplinary team to provide clinical support for doctors and registered nurses.
  • Follow established care protocols and procedures.
  • Assess Francophone client needs and encourages healthy behaviours and practice in the CSC and in the community
  • Maintain relevant records and prepare required reports to reflect performance and service volumes
  • Provide active listening and referral to other services at CSC or other agencies
  • Provide advice on health promotion and healthy lifestyle

Training/Experience/Requirements:

    • Practical nursing degree from a recognized institution 
    • Certificate of Qualification from the College of Nurses of Ontario
    • Three years of clinical  experience 
    • Fluency in spoken and written French and English
    • Demonstrate initiative and ability to work independently
    • Willingness to work flexible hours including evenings to meet customer needs
    • Hold a valid Ontario driver’s license and have access to a motor vehicle

Please send us your application in French or English by email to kaizen@mdsearch.ca.

About the Hospital/Clinic

The CSC is a multidisciplinary non-profit organization providing health, community and social services. We have two main locations, one in Hamilton and the other in Welland.