Term - Nurse Practitioner - Prime Care FHT (Milton)

Full-Time Nurse Practitioner – RN (EC) – Maternity Leave Contract

The Prime Care Family Health Team is looking to recruit a dedicated Nurse Practitioner to our dynamic team. This will be a one year contract to cover maternity leave from March, 2016. The NP will collaborate with our 14 Family Physicians, as well as work within a centralized location with our team members, including: Two additional NPs, Physician Assistant, RNs, Social Workers, Dietitian, Respiratory Therapist, Psychologist, Nurse Health Educator, Program Coordinator, etc. The Nurse Practitioner will provide comprehensive primary health care to a variety of patients in an outpatient setting. We are located in Milton, a thriving mixed urban and rural community of over 100,000 in the Region of Halton, less than 1 hour from Toronto, Mississauga and Hamilton. Remuneration will be based on the Prime Care Nurse Practitioner’s experience. Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter that clearly demonstrates how previous skills and experience correspond to the following qualifications. Participation in current CDM and Health Prevention programs where applicable. Job Description
  • Current CNO Certificate as RN (EC)
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently within the RN(EC) scope of practice, as well as consult with multiple family physicians and Allied health professionals
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong clinical skills and effective time management
  • Demonstrated sound clinical judgement, excellent health assessment skills, diagnostic and therapeutic skills
  • Demonstrated experience in Chronic Disease Management
  • Computer literacy including use of internet-based applications
  • Liability protection through the Canadian Nurse Protective Society (CNPS)
Prime Care FHT provides a competitive salary and paid vacation/sick days. If you are a qualified candidate for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to Prime Care FHT at admin-office@primecarefht.ca, attention to Marie Roulston by January 31, 2016. We thank all applicants for expressing interest in this position; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.