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Organization:    Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services
Division:    Vanier Correctional Centre for Women
City:    Milton
Job Term:    2 Permanent
Job Code:    50052 - Nurse 2, General
Salary:    $1,290.00 - $1,560.03 Per Week*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    48737
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If you are a conscientious and well organized Nurse, with a strong commitment to the care and well-being of others, please consider this rewarding opportunity to join the health care team for a large Correctional institution.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:

• Provide diverse nursing services on an assigned shift;
• Conduct health assessments;
• Provide emergency intervention;
• Administer medication;
• Liaise with other professionals and correctional staff.

How do I qualify?

• You must have current registration as a Registered Nurse with the College of Nurses of Ontario;
• You must possess a current CPR and First Aid certification or have the ability to obtain one;
• You must be willing to work shifts;
•For the bilingual position, you must have advanced French verbal skills.

Nursing Skills:
• You are knowledgeable in nursing theories and practices;
• You have the ability to interpret and apply relevant legislation;
• You have demonstrated excellent problem-solving, organizational and reasoning skills to provide emergency, urgent and routine health care;
• You can identify and evaluate health care issues and determine appropriate treatment.

Communication Skills:
• You have proven communication and counselling skills to deal effectively with staff and clients;
• You can work as a member of a multi-disciplinary team and work with a diverse client group;
• You have computer skills to prepare reports and input and retrieve offender information.

Additional information:

  • 1 Bilingual Permanent - Full Time, 655 Martin St, Milton, Central Region, Canadian Police Information Centre (CPIC) Screening Requirement
  • 1 Permanent - Full Time, 655 Martin St, Milton, Central Region, Canadian Police Information Centre (CPIC) Screening Requirement
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   4.7
Category:   Health and Social Services
Posted on:   Friday, January 11, 2013
  • This ad is also available in French.
  • The successful candidate will be required to undergo a satisfactory criminal reference check prior to the commencement of employment.
  • C-CL-48737/12(2)
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions as applicable from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from being offered a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from being offered a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, January 25, 2013 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for further screening or an interview will be contacted.

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*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
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