Nursing Policy Analyst, NP

Nursing Policy Analyst, Nurse Practitioner

The Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario is seeking a committed, knowledgeable and passionate Nurse Practitioner to join our Nursing and Health Policy team. This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to RNAO’s mission to advance healthy public policy and to promote the full participation of registered nurses, nurse practitioners and nursing students in health systems transformation.

As a Nursing Policy Analyst, with a focus on issues relevant to Nurse Practitioners, you will formulate policies and initiatives that enhance and contribute to the quality of clinical nursing practice. The primary responsibilities of this role are to develop and formulate policy by identifying and analyzing critical nursing practice issues across the spectrum of practice settings including primary care, hospital care, and/or home care. With a focus on NP-led research and quality improvement activities, you will conduct environmental scanning and research for issues related to nursing scope of practice and standards of practice to develop background and/or position papers for external dissemination. You will represent RNAO in a variety of settings with other stakeholders and the government as required.

You are a Registered Nurse RN(EC) and a member of RNAO and the College of Nurses of Ontario. Candidates will have a Master’s degree in nursing, health policy, political science or a related field. You will bring at least five years progressive experience to the role including prior experience as an NP in a practice setting. Strong knowledge of nursing practice and standards of practice is a must in this role. The successful candidate will possess superior written and oral communication skills. This is a full-time position. Salary commensurate with experience. RNAO is a member of HOOPP.

Consideration of qualified applicants will begin immediately. Please submit your cover letter and resume to humanresources@RNAO.ca .

We thank all applicants for their applications, and qualified candidates will be contacted.