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Registered Nurse - Public Health Nurse

Registered Nurse
Nursing - Nurse/Psychiatric Nurse
Temporary Part Time
Strathcona County Health Ctr
CH-Healthy School Strath-EDM
2012-11-22  Time: 23:59

As Per Rotation
Days, Evenings, Weekends
Minimum: 34.31 per hour Maximum: 45.03 per hour
This position works in a Primary Health Care setting providing comprehensive services to school-aged children. It is part of a multi-disciplinary team that works with students, families, school staff and key community partners. Provides primary health care services including immunization, individual and school health assessments, curriculum support to teachers, health education and support, follow-up and referrals to other health and support services.

This position also works in child health clinic providing assessments, counseling, screening, immunization, follow-up to primarily 0-5 year old children and their caregivers, and referrals to other health and support services.
  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing (BScN) Bachelor of Science in Nursing or Bachelor of Nursing (BN) is preferred, but other skills and experience relevant to nursing practice in the community sector will be considered.
  • Recent school health nursing experience including immunization and population health preferred.
  • Recent child health clinic experience preferred.
  • Must possess strong assessment, communication, organizational, problem solving, and counseling skills.
  • You must be able to work both independently and as part of various teams, as well as possess a good understanding of the determinants of health.
  • Must provide proof of active registration with the College & Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA) and maintain registration throughout the term of employment.
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS-HCP) required.
  • A valid driver's license and vehicle required.
  • Working knowledge of computer applications including basic word processing, email, Internet access and data entry required.

    • Vehicle Required - Required to provide a vehicle for business use; along with acceptable driver's abstract and proof of business insurance

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    to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

    Please submit one application for each position desired as copies of applications will not be submitted for multiple postings on your behalf. Applications must include skills and ability for the position, since selection is based on information provided in the application. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for applying with the AHS!

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