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Organization:    Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services
Division:    Sudbury Jail
City:    Sudbury
Job Term:    1 Temporary assignment/contract for 6 months with the possibilty of extension
Job Code:    50052 - Nurse 2, General
Salary:    $1,251.30 - $1,560.03 Per Week*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    52362
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Are you a conscientious and well-organized Registered Nurse? Do you have a strong commitment to the care and well-being of others? If your answer is yes, please consider this rewarding opportunity with the health care team at the Sudbury Jail.

Please note that this is an irregular-on-call (0 - 40 hours per week) 6 month position that is required to work shifts and weekends (the successful candidate must be available for work when called in).

What can I expect to do in this role?

As a Nurse, you will work on an assigned shift to provide diversified nursing services.

You will:
• conduct health assessments
• provide emergency intervention
• dispense medication
• liaise with other professionals and correctional staff

How do I qualify?

Mandatory requirements:
• You must have a 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.
• You are willing to work shifts and weekends and be available when called in.

Nursing skills:
• You are knowledgeable in nursing theories and practices.
• You are able to interpret and apply relevant legislation.
• You have effective assessment, reasoning, judgment and analytical skills.
• You can identify and evaluate health care issues and determine appropriate treatment.

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

Other important skills:
• You have developed effective assessment, reasoning, judgment and analytical skills.
• You have basic computer skills and working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets and email.

Additional information:

  • 1 Temporary - Irregular On-Call, duration up to 6 months, 181 Elm St, Sudbury, North 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:   Wednesday, March 6, 2013
  • The successful candidate will be required to undergo a satisfactory criminal reference check prior to the commencement of employment.
  • The minimum salary rates identified in this posting are subject to revision as a result of the recently agreed to OPSEU collective agreement covering the period of January 1, 2013 to December 31, 2014.
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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. 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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