Ministikwan Lake Cree Nation – Community Health Nurse

Department: Health
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Location: Ministikwan Lake Cree Nation

Employment Opportunity

Ministikwan Lake Cree Nation is seeking a dynamic motivated Registered Nurse (RN) to fill the full time, permanent position of Community Health Nurse.


  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing and eligible for registration with CRNS.
  • Recent community health and/or public health nursing experience of at least 1 to 3 years.
  • Other relevant experience and certifications in northern nursing and First Nations health care is an asset.
  • Well-developed interpersonal, communication (written and oral) and organizational skills; ability to prioritize multiple demands and work independently within a multidisciplinary health team.
  • Knowledgeable and sensitive to First Nations’ culture and beliefs; issues and barriers.
  • Ability to fluently speak and understand Cree is considered a valuable asset.
  • Proficiency in computer software/hardware applications and programs.
  • Must hold a valid driver’s licence


Other Remuneration cost:

  • Annual Education Allowance
  • Annual Retention Allowance
  • 1 Time – Signing Bonus after completing 3-month probation
  • Annual Health Related Travel
  • All mandatory certification paid by employer (not part of education allowance)
  • Yearly RN licensure paid by employer
  • Wages are competitive & follow the Meadow Lake Tribal Council pay scale


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) current professional supervisory references.


Carol Linton

Health Director

Box 340

Island Lake, SK S0M 3G0

[email protected]

Phone: 306-837-2265 Fax: 306-837-4480


Direct Inquiries or for more information, please contact Carol Linton, Health Director @ (306) 837-2265 or email [email protected].


Deadline: Open until the positions have been filled.


Minsitikwan Lake Cree Nation appreciates and thanks all individuals for their applications, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.




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