SVDN Employment Opportunity- Health Centre-Community Health Nurse (2021.01.29)

Position Summary:  The Community Health Nurse is responsible for the delivery of public and community health services for the Sioux Valley Health Centre. The Community Health Nurse will work in cooperation with the Executive Director of health services and the Nurse in Charge in implementation of public and community health programs.

Duties Include:

  • Ensure all mandatory health programs are delivered to the community according to established procedures, guidelines, and applicable legislation
  • Assist in planning approaches to community health program delivery
  • Conduct school/home visits as required
  • Attend health related meetings as required
  • Provide home and community care nursing coverage
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse and in good standing with the College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (CRNM)
  • Bachelor of Nursing Degree or Registered Nurse with minimum three years of Community Health experience.  Other combinations of education and experience may be considered
  • Must be knowledgeable of Federal and Provincial Health Systems
  • Current Satisfactory Criminal Record Check with Clear Vulnerable Sector Search, Clear Child Abuse Registry Check, and Clear Adult Abuse Registry Check (proof of application for all checks must be submitted with resume)
  • Knowledge of community cultural customs, traditions and language would be an asset
  • Proficient computer skills required, working knowledge of MS Office software, etc. 
  • Valid Drivers License & access to a vehicle required 

Complete terms of reference available at the SVDN Health Centre or upon request

Application deadline:                  Friday January 29, 2021

Submit resume and cover letter to:      

Human Resources Department
Sioux Valley Dakota Nation
P.O. Box 38
Griswold, Manitoba R0M 0S0
PH:  204-855-2760   Fax: 204-855-2131
hrapplications@svdngovernance.com

Thank you to all those who apply but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted