Quest CHC, Urgent Service Access Team (USAT), has a vacancy for Full Time Outreach Registered Practical Nurse – 6 to 9 month Contract position. The Outreach RPN is responsible to assist in primary care functions and participates in the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of programs and services of the Quest CHC Team. The position has a strong emphasis on health promotion, disease prevention and community capacity building and works within a harm reduction framework. These duties are accomplished as part of an interdisciplinary team of professionals whose objective is to provide primary health care and follow-up for clients.
The ideal candidate will maximize connections and use of existing community resources by acting as a catalyst who, together with community stakeholders, will facilitate the development and implementation of creative and efficient strategies to maximize health outcomes for our clients.
The candidate must be able to work varying work schedules (typically 11:30am to 7:30pm), and in multiple work locations.
- currently licensed and in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario; 1-3 years’ experience, preferably in a community health setting working with inter-disciplinary teams, or combined with hospital and/or public health environments; experience in primary care, program development and implementation; a valid Ontario driver’s license; access to reliable transportation; a satisfactory Police Vulnerable Sector check; experience working in the field of mental health and addictions is an asset.
If you enjoy being part of a team environment, and share our passion for providing a particularly innovative model of primary health care, send your cover letter and resume to email@example.com. For a detailed job description, visit our website at www.questchc.ca.
We are committed to workplace equity and diversity, and encourage submissions from equity-seeking groups who identify based on ability, cultural background, race, sexual orientation and/or gender.