The Regional Municipality of York works to provide residents and businesses access to a broad selection of services and resources. York Region consists of nine local municipalities, with a diversity that's reflected in its geography, economic development and population. Consistently recognized as a top employer, York Region offers fulfilling and diverse career opportunities.
York Region is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process, and as we grow, it's important that our workforce reflect the citizens we serve. At the Region, we respect, encourage, and celebrate our diversity.
Registered Nurse (5)
Salary $34.53 - $40.48 per hour
Position Title Registered Nurse (5)
Position Purpose Reporting to the Manager, Infectious Diseases, the Registered Nurse works autonomously to prevent illness, promote and protect health through meeting a wide range of complex client needs within the parameters outlined in the Health Protection and Promotion Act, the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care "Mandatory Programs and Services Guidelines" and other relevant legislation.
Graduation from an approved program or school for Registered Nurses and a current Certificate of Registration from the College of Nurses of Ontario.
Valid CPR certification.
Valid Ontario Class "G" driver's license and a private vehicle for use on corporate business.
Knowledge of Ontario Public Health Standards.
Satisfactory Police Criminal Background Check.
One year's experience in a community health care delivery setting.
Computer literacy and the ability to work with computerized data base system.
Ability to relate to clients of all ages, backgrounds, gender and sexual orientations and with varying levels of education and abilities.
Ability to make independent decisions within the scope of the Standards of Nursing Practice.
Knowledge of and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including customer service, communication, team work, initiative/self management and accountability, and flexibility/adaptability.
Scheduled Hours As Required and Varied
How to Apply Please apply on-line by October 30, 2013, quoting competition #15202. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted
Draw on your passion. Shape our community. Once again, York Region has been named one of the Greater Toronto's Top Employers. One of Canada's fastest growing municipalities, we're proud to be acknowledged as a place where professionals can bring their enthusiasm, talent and ideas for the future - while contributing to the progress of our vital community. As part of our diverse and highly engaged team, you'll have the opportunity to work on innovative projects that further a sustainable environment, enhance our public services and promote a healthy community.