Pandemic Nurse

Job Summary:


The MISSISSAUGAS OF THE CREDIT FIRST NATION
is accepting applications for the 1-year contract position of
Pandemic Response Nurse
Closing Date:  February 25, 2021 @ 12:00PM or until filled

To assist with the delivery of the MCFN Community Health Program by building relationships and
applying the nursing process, to improve health outcomes for the community during the COVID-19
pandemic.
Educational Qualifications:
•     Must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and be a member in good standing
with the College of Nurses of Ontario, OR Registered Practical Nurse diploma in good standing with
the College of Nurses of Ontario

Required Knowledge and Skills
•     Knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations and guidelines applicable to programs
delivered, e.g., Standards of Practice, College of Nurses of Ontario
•     Knowledge of interviewing techniques.
•     Knowledge of various intervention strategies and evidence-based treatment
modalities.
•     Knowledge of the Child and Family Services Act, the Personal Health and Information
Privacy Act, the Long-Term Care Act and the Day Nurseries Act
•     Knowledge of community agencies and the services that they provide
•     Knowledge of Communicable Disease classifications, Canadian Immunization schedule,
Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC)
•     Solid background in computers with specific knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
Skills/Abilities

•    Must have good conflict resolution skills
•     Ability to work independently and willingness to contribute to a team environment
•     Must have excellent written and oral communication skills
•     Must have excellent assessment skills
•     Ability to work cooperatively with other staff and management
•     Ability to relate effectively to community members
•     Ability to speak effectively in public
Assets

•     One year experience working with a First Nation
•     Three years of general Nursing experience
•     Membership with the Canadian Indigenous Nurses Association
•     Preferably a Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO) member
•     Ability to adapt and respond effectively in rapidly changing situations or
environments
•     Knowledge of Anishinaabe Culture and specifically, with the Mississaugas of the
Credit First Nation


Hourly Rate:  $28.30 to $39.58                                                        Term:
One-Year Contract
Please submit your cover letter, resume, proof of educational qualifications and three current
references to: The Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation
Attention:  Personnel Committee 2789 Mississauga Road Hagersville, ON
N0A 1H0
Applications will also be accepted by fax at 905-768-1225 or via email listed below.
A detailed job description is available at the MCFN Admin Building or by email at
stephanie.laforme@mncfn.ca
Miigwech to all who apply, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.