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Current opportunities

Public Health Nurse - Full-time | Job posting: 13-2020

Huron Perth Public Health (HPPH) currently has an opening for a full-time PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE in the Community and Family Health Department. This position is based out of the Clinton office.

Summary:

The Public Health Nurse blends knowledge and skills from nursing and public health sciences to promote and preserve the health of the community. Under the direction of management, the Public Health Nurse participates in needs assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of assigned public health programs and services.

Education:

  • A Baccalaureate degree in Nursing and eligible to practice with the College of Nurses of Ontario

Skills:

Demonstrated skills in:

  • assessment, program planning, implementation and evaluation
  • health promotion and community development
  • clinical nursing practices such as counselling and vaccination
  • oral and written communication
  • leadership, facilitation and team building
  • current experience in public health nursing preferred
  • computer skills an asset

Conditions:

  • terms and conditions of employment are in accordance with the ONA Collective Agreement
  • obtain and maintain a satisfactory criminal reference check with vulnerable sector screen
  • immunizations in accordance with Board Policy including annual influenza immunization unless medically contra indicated.
  • valid Ontario Driver’s License and access to a safe and well maintained vehicle suitable for carrying out duties on behalf of the employer.

Hours:

  • Usually 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM | Monday to Friday

Wage:

  • $33.81 - $47.22 per hour

Closing Date:

  • 4:30 pm on June 4, 2020

Apply to:

Tanya Sangster, Director of Community and Family Health
Huron Perth Public Health
653 West Gore Street
Stratford, Ontario N5A 1L4
Email: recruitment@hpph.ca | [Please include Job Posting Number 13-2020 in the subject line of your email]

Huron Perth Public Health (HPPH) is committed to providing people with a healthy, inclusive and accommodating workplace. HPPH is an equal opportunity employer and provides a dynamic and progressive work environment. We welcome and encourage applications from all persons, including those with disabilities. Upon request, we will provide reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities who take part in all aspects of recruitment and selection process in order to ensure that all materials and processes are accessible to persons with disabilities.

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Huron Perth Public Health (HPPH) is committed to providing people with a healthy, inclusive and accommodating workplace.  HPPH is an equal opportunity employer and provides a dynamic and progressive work environment. We welcome and encourage applications from all persons, including those with disabilities. Upon request, we will provide reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities who take part in all aspects of recruitment and selection process in order to ensure that all materials and processes are accessible to persons with disabilities.

Diversity

We are an equal opportunity employer and value workplace diversity. We are committed to hiring the best person for the job. Our employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour, ancestry, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, record of offences, marital, relationship, or family status, or disability as set under the Human Rights Code of Ontario.