Nurse Practitioner


Nurse Practitioner

County of Renfrew
Location: Pembroke, Ontario
Posted: January 30th 2020
Deadline: February 5th, 2020
Salary: $59.16-$67.51 per hour

The County of Renfrew is recruiting for a Nurse Practitioner (Registered Nurse with Extended Class RN(EC) privileges). This is a one-year contract position, starting approximately February 2020.

This is an incredible opportunity working with Bonnechere Manor and Miramichi Lodge and their team of medical professionals to work to the full scope of practice for Nurse Practitioners in ensuring optimal care for our residents. This role could be one full-time position of 35 hours per week or two part-time positions of 17.5 hours per week, which will be split between both homes.

Reporting to the Directors of Care, the Nurse Practitioner is a senior management position with the role of practitioner, consultant, educator and advocate. The Nurse Practitioner works in partnership, offering the full scope of primary health care nurse practitioner practice. He/she functions as a member of the interdisciplinary care team in the development, implementation and evaluation of the resident’s plan of care.

The Nurse Practitioner collaborates with the medical directors, other physicians and community services and agencies in the provision of primary health care for residents residing in the homes. The Nurse Practitioner also collaborates with the directors of care in the provision and advancement of nursing services and takes a leadership role in the development, implementation and evaluation of the nursing department.

The Nurse Practitioner is required to successfully display the corporate competencies of honesty and integrity, professionalism, client service orientation and focus on results.

  • Current certificate of competence as a Registered Nurse with Extended Class privileges with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
  • Bachelor's degree in nursing and successful completion of the Ontario Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate program.
  • Experience in gerontological nursing and/or as a primary health care nurse practitioner is preferred.
  • Current Canadian gerontological nursing certification or current plans to obtain certification.
  • Current membership in the Nurse Practitioners Association of Ontario and the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario
Additional Information

Benefits are not included in this position.

Please send your resume, stating competition #20-14 by 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 5, 2020.

Thank you for your interest, however, only applicants considered for an interview will be contacted. Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the selection process. Applicants must make their needs known in advance. Information collected will be handled in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Contact Information
Human Resources
County of Renfrew
9 International Drive,
Pembroke, Ontario, Canada
K8A 6W5

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