Employment Opportunity Details


Community Health/Home Care RN

17.11.2017

External


The Kinistin Saulteaux Nation Health Department is seeking to fill a full-time Community Health/Home Care RN position. Kinistin is a community rich in tradition and culture and offers an atmosphere of warmth and vitality. Kinistin Saulteaux Nation is located southwest of Tisdale, near Kipabisku Regional Park.

THE POSITION

As a member of the Kinistin Clinic, the successful candidate will provide comprehensive holistic community health/home care nursing and programming. The Community Health/ Home Care Nurse will report directly to the Health Program Manager and will receive clinical supervision/support from the Saskatoon Tribal Council. Travel both in and out of the community will be required.

DUTIES

  • Provide safe competent nursing care, which meets existing standards for community health;
  • Develop and maintain close working relationship with clients, Health Programs Manager, health staff, First Nation leadership, community members and the Tribal Council.
  • Plan, design and implement community health/home care programs and educational opportunities as directed by community needs;
  • Provide community health/home care program statistical reports as required, and
  • Provide training and supervision to auxiliary health staff.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Baccalaureate in Nursing, eligible for registration in Saskatchewan or RN with Community   Health Nursing experience and/or certification in community health nursing will be considered
  • A valid driver's license and dependable transportation are required;
  • CPR-C/AED& First Aid certification required;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (both oral and written);
  • Ability to work effectively within holistic team approach;
  • Case management and client assessment skills;
  • Strong commitment to health prevention, health promotion and community development and
  • Ability to speak Saulteaux and previous experience with a First Nation   Community an asset.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. This position is open until filled.

Qualified applicants should forward a cover letter, resume, and names of three references to:

Health Program Manager

Kinistin Saulteaux Nation

P.O. Box 2590

Tisdale, SK S0J 3H0

Email: mlumberjackREMOVE_THIS@kinistin.skREMOVE_THIS.ca

Telephone: (306) 878-8181 

Fax: (306) 873-3550



Applicants are required to state how they meet the eligibility requirements in their cover letter.

* Internal postings are STC employment opportunites - open to qualified members of Kinistin Saulteaux Nation, Mistawasis First Nation, Muskeg Lake Cree Nation, Muskoday First Nation, One Arrow First Nation, Whitecap Dakota First Nation, Yellow Quill First Nation, or current permanent employees of the Saskatoon Tribal Council.

* External postings are STC employment opportunites - open for application by the general public

* Community Postings are STC member First Nation employment opportunities - open for application by the general public