Career Opportunity

REGISTERED NURSE (RN) – FULL TIME

Application Due Date: 2024-04-19 04:00

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Description automatically generatedEXTERNAL JOB POSTING

REGISTERED NURSE (RN) – FULL TIME

Primary Location:  Bracebridge

Position Description: Reporting to the Executive Director, the RN will:

  • assist in the development, implementation, and delivery of programming for older adult and senior patients;
  • provide evidence-based disease prevention and/or chronic disease management educational and/or rehabilitation programs;
  • conduct patient assessment and education appointments;
  • provide group and one-on-one education sessions;
  • promote awareness of Cottage Country Family Health Team (CCFHT) programs and services;
  • attend continuing education and training relevant to CCFHT programs;
  • contribute to the mission, vision, and values of CCFHT;
  • participate in CCFHT committee(s), i.e. Joint Health & Safety, Quality Improvement, etc.;
  • encourage patients to take action for their own health and wellness.

Qualifications:

  • Registered Nurse member in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario;
  • interest and ability to work with an interdisciplinary team;
  • experience in disease prevention and chronic disease management;
  • experience in provision of health education to patients;
  • ability to travel locally and provide own reliable transportation;
  • strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills;
  • experience providing care to seniors an asset; 
  • previous education/certification in MoCA Cognition, MINT Memory Clinic, Smoking Cessation an asset;
  • experience in program development an asset.

Compensation:  annual salary between $70,000 – $74,000 based on experience, comprehensive benefits package, and participation in Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP).

Application deadline:  Interested applicants should forward resume and cover letter to Amy Fraser, Executive Assistant, at afraser@ccfht.ca on or before April 19, 2024    

Cottage Country Family Health Team is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or age.