Nurse Practitioner

  • Prince Albert, SK, Canada
  • Nov 16, 2020

Job Description

More than half the province of Saskatchewan is covered by forest.

Rate of Pay: $49.070 to $58.690 (6 step range)

Union Name: SUN

Job Description

IN COLLABORATION WITH BIG RIVER PHC TEAM INCLUDING PHYSICIANS, NURSE PRACTITIONERS AND CHRONIC DISEASE RN, THE NURSE PRACTITIONER WILL PROVIDE PRIMARY HEALTH CARE SERVICES TO BIG RIVER AND BIG RIVER FIRST NATION. THIS INCLUDES: HEALTH PROMOTION AND PROTECTION, DISEASE AND INJURY PREVENTION, PROVISION OF SUPPORTIVE, INSTRUCTIVE, TREATMENT AND EMERGENCY SERVICES; COLLABORATION WITH AND REFERRAL TO OTHER HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS; CONDUCTING COMMUNITY NEEDS ASSESSMENTS AND PARTICIPATING IN EVALUATIVE PROJECTS AS NEEDED. THE INCUMBENT REPORTS TO THE NE RURAL PHC MANAGER FOR SASKATCHEWAN HEALTH AUTHORITY.

Job Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree/Diploma in Nursing
  • Registered or eligible for registration with the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association (SRNA) as an RN (NP) or RN (GNP)
  • Valid Class 5 driver's license
  • Certificate in approved advanced clinical nursing course or equivalent

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Advanced communication skills
  • Ability to travel both within the region and provincially
  • Knowledge of community development
  • Working knowledge in health promotion
  • Working knowledge of community needs assessment

Other Information
  • Evening and weekend work may be required

Additional Information

Weekdays only - Monday to Friday. Shifts (days, evenings, nights) including actual hours, date of commencement and temporary end dates are for informational purpose only and may be subject to change.The successful applicant must provide a satisfactory & valid Criminal Record Check including vulnerable sector query before an Offer of Employment can be made.
Geographic Location: Big River PHC Clinic
Expected Start Date: November 16, 2020
FTE®: 1.00

Working in Canada

Candidates are required to be legally entitled to work in Canada to apply on this position.

Direct Inquiries To

Human Resources, Prince Albert Parkland Health Region
(306) 765-6430
jobs@paphr.sk.ca

100-311 Wellman Lane
Saskatoon, SK S7T 0J1
Canada

Phone

1(306) 933-7744
Toll Free in North America: 1(877) 754-4737