Nurse Practitioner (contract) - University of Ottawa Health Services FHT (Ottawa)

Job title – Nurse Practitioner

 Full-time, 6 months contract, maternity leave coverage starting September 2015

The University of Ottawa Health Services Family Health Team is a dynamic group of physicians, allied health care professionals, and support staff dedicated to improving the health of our student population and inner city community through a patient centered interdisciplinary team approach focused on prevention, early intervention programs and several specialized chronic disease programs. Job Summary We are currently looking for a full-time Nurse Practitioner to join our team and provide a full range of healthcare services to patients within the primary health care NP’s scope of practice. The NP will work collaboratively with physicians and allied health professionals in our shared care model. Essential Qualifications
  • Graduation from an approved Nurse Practitioner university education program for the specified specialty certificate
  • Current membership with the College of Nurses of Ontario – Registered Nurse Extended Class (EC)
  • Member of the Nurse Practitioners Association of Ontario is preferred
  • Two to three (2 - 3) year clinical nursing experience, as Nurse Practitioner
  • Fluency in French and English
  • Effective organizational skills, interpersonal skills, communication skills (both written and oral), and facilitation skills
Additional Information Compensation: hourly rate min: $41.40- max: $47.32 3 week vacation per year of service, emergency paid leave, other paid time off Please note that related education/experience, bilingualism, and the ability to work in a fully computerized environment are essential qualifications for this position. Closing date: August 15th, 2015