Community Health Nurse – COVID Prevention



    Community Health Nurse – COVID Prevention

    One year Full-Time contract


    The Community Health Nurse-COVID Prevention will work in collaboration with our healthcare team and our five First Nation communities to provide health promotion and disease prevention specifically associated with Covid-19 and other coronaviruses. The CHN-COVID Prevention will provide community and staff teaching on personal protective equipment, community safety plans, conduct contact tracing, administer vaccinations, and stay up-to-date with new coronavirus information. The successful candidate shall possess:

    Required Competencies:

    • Integrity and Respect cultural diversity
    • Dependability
    • Work effectively both independently and with others
    • Show initiative and be action-oriented
    • Adaptability
    • Critical thinking
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Continuous learning

    Qualifications and Work Experience:

    • Experience incorporating physical, mental, social/environment and emotional/spiritual practices in order to meet the needs of individuals, families and communities
    • Knowledgeable and respectful of Anishinaabe customs, culture and language
    • Minimum of three years’ related experience as an RN or RPN, currently registered with College of Nurses of Ontario in good standing, with Public Health nursing experience considered an asset
    • Current Ontario Driver’s Licence (and vehicle)
    • Current CPR and First Aid Certification

    Deadline: Friday, March 5, 2021 @ 12:00pm


    Send resume, cover letter, Vulnerable Sector Check, three references and copies of credentials marked ‘Confidential’ in person, by mail or email to:

    Human Resources

    Mnaamodzawin Health Services

    Postal Bag 2002, Hwy 540

    48 Hillside Road, Aundeck Omni Kaning

    Little Current, Ontario P0P 1K0

    705-368-2182 ext.271