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Organization:    Ministry of Education
Division:    Provincial Schools Branch
City:    Brantford
Job Term:    1 Temporary Irregular/On Call – (to work on an as needed basis)
Job Code:    50110 - Nurse 2, Special Schools
Salary:    $29.91 - $36.87 Per Hour*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    55121

The Ministry of Education, W. Ross Macdonald School for the Blind, requires a General Duty Nurse, to provide nursing and emergency health care services for blind, visually impaired, deafblind and multi-needs students.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role you will:

• assess student conditions,
• implement medical treatment plans,
• administer/monitor medications;
• maintain health records;
• provide health care information and resources.
• Work on an on-call as needed basis.

How do I qualify?

• current registration as a Registered Nurse in Ontario
• current certification in First Aid and CPR

Knowledge and Skills:
• knowledge of general nursing theory, practices, procedures and College of Nurses of Ontario Standards of Practice
• knowledge of relevant legislation including Regulated Health Professions Act and Health Care Consent Act
• sound judgement/organization/planning skills
• communication and interpersonal skills to communicate effectively and resolve conflict
• ability to communicate effectively with staff and students in a diverse environment
• ability to work independently and in a multi-disciplinary team
• knowledge of special needs students
• the ability to lift while transferring /assisting students
• the ability to work shift work

NOTE: The successful candidate will be required to provide an original, satisfactory Criminal Reference Check, Vulnerable Sector Screening (dated within the last six months) as deemed suitable by the Employer, prior to the commencement of employment.

Additional information:

  • 1 Temporary - Irregular On-Call, duration up to 10 months, 350 Brant Ave, Brantford, West Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   4
Category:   Health and Social Services
Posted on:   Monday, June 24, 2013
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 Tuesday, July 9, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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