Opaskwayak Health Authority is seeking a qualified individual to fulfill the role of Home Care Nurse at Opaskwayak Health Authority.

Job Summary

Reporting to the RN Case Coordinator - Home Care, the Home Care Nurse is responsible for promoting, protecting & preserving the health of OCN community members through services directed to home care clients. The Home Care Nurse provides holistic care & practices nursing as defined by the Registered Nurses Act & in compliance with the College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba Standards of Practice & Canadian Nurses Association Code of Ethics; cares for & directs the overall care of clients; is responsible for advocating, providing information, educating & supporting clients to ensure that the highest possible standard of service is provided; follows OHA policies & procedures; works in a multidisciplinary team & may be called upon to assist with other duties within the scope of the department.

Position Requirements:

• Baccalaureate Degree – Nursing

• College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba active registration

• 2 years of experience in home care nursing

• Child abuse, criminal record & adult abuse registry checks

• Valid Manitoba class 5 driver’s license & daily access to a vehicle

• Satisfactory employment record including attendance at work

Closing Date: January 7, 2019 at 4pm. No late submissions will be accepted.

Applications Must Include:

• A cover letter that clearly indicates how you meet the position requirements

• Resume • Copy of credentials (licenses, training, education)

• Three professional letters of reference (colleague, supervisor or manager) – or – contact information for same (include position / title, current place of employment, phone number & email)

• Criminal record, child abuse registry & adult abuse registry checks (or indication that they have been applied for)

• Personal contact information (phone & email)

Your application will not proceed to interview without the above information. To obtain a complete job description, for additional information or to apply for this position please contact or submit your application to:

Carol A. Buchberger, Human Resource Manager

Opaskwayak Health Authority

Box 10280, 245 Waller Road, Opaskwayak, MB R0B 2J0

Email: carol.buchberger@ocnhealth.com

Please mark all correspondence “CONFIDENTIAL”

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.