Community Health Resource Nurses

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Department: Health
Job Type: Full Time Permanent Term
Location: Meadow Lake

Employment Opportunities

 

MLTC was created by nine First Nations located in north-west Saskatchewan who have constitutionally recognized aboriginal rights and Treaty Rights under Treaties #6, #8 and #10.   The primary purpose of MLTC is to serve those First Nations in their aspirations for cultural, economic and political autonomy.  As a private sector employer engaged primarily in promoting and serving the interests of the member First Nations, MLTC asserts its right to provide preferential treatment to First Nations people, giving them priority in decisions on employment matters such as hiring, and this can extend to measures such as opening competitions only to First Nations people.

 

  • This competition is open to all applicants; and
  • Preference will be given to qualified First Nations applicants or other Indigenous applicants who self-declare as being a First Nations person or of other Indigenous ancestry;

 

The MLTC Nursing Department is seeking highly motivated individuals to fill one (1) full time, permanent position of Community Health Resource Nurse (RN AAP) and one (1) full time, one (1) year term position of Community Health (Immunization) Resource Nurse (RN).

 

The Community Health Resource Nurse (RN AAP) position will provide Human Resource support to a specific MLTC First Nation community as per assignment. When there is a need, you will travel to various MLTC First Nation communities to work in an expanded scope of practice to provide primary care, public health, health promotion, and emergency care, including after hours on-call care. You will provide services in various settings such as home, school, and clinic.

 

The Community Health (Immunization) Resource Nurse (RN) position will support the implementation of “Together We Build Vaccine Confidence” and intake among MLTC First Nation Communities.

 

Qualifications for (1) One Community Health Resource Nurse (RN AAP):

 

Minimum:

  • Bachelor Degree in Nursing with other equivalencies or related experiences such as a certificate in Public Health, and Health Canada clinical skills course.

 

Preferred:

  • College of Registered Nurses of Saskatchewan (CRNS) RN with AAP designation.
  • ACLS, BTLS, NRP, PALS, TNCC
  • Basic CPR and annual re-certification required to maintain skill level
  • Ability to speak/understand Cree/Dene is considered a valuable asset.

 

When you travel to the MLTC FNs you can expect Standby/On-Call pay and travel time.

 

Qualifications for (1) Community Health (Immunization) Resource Nurse:

  • Bachelor Degree in Nursing with other equivalencies or related experiences such as a certificate in Public Health, Health Canada clinical skills course.
    • ACLS, BTLS, NRP, PALS, TNCC
    • Registered or eligible to apply for College of Registered Nurses of Saskatchewan (CRNS) RN nursing license.
  • Immunization Certification
  • Basic CPR and annual re-certification required to maintain skill level
  • Ability to speak/understand Cree/Dene is considered a valuable asset.

 

MLTC also offers professional development allowances, retention bonuses, a comprehensive benefit plan including Dental, Extended Health, Sick Leave and a pension match plan.

 

Interested applicants are invited to submit: A letter of application; resume stating qualifications and employment history; copies of credentials; current RCMP Security Clearance/Vulnerable Sector Check; a copy of valid driver’s license; and a list of three (3) recent professional supervisory references to:

 

Human Resource Department

8003 Flying Dust Reserve

MEADOW LAKE, SK  S9X 1T8

Email: hrdepartment@mltc.net

Phone: (306) 236-5654 Fax: (306) 236-3509

 

 

For more information, please contact, Girija Nair, Nursing Programs Director @ (306) 236-5817 or visit the MLTC website @ www.mltc.net

 

 

Deadline:  Friday, July 29, 2022

 

 

MLTC sincerely appreciates and thanks all individuals for their applications, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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