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Primary Health Care Nurse, Hamilton Urban Core Community Health Centre Community Health

Hamilton, Ontario
Deadline November 8, 2011

Maternity Leave Replacement

Hamilton Urban Core Community Health Centre Community Health – It’s a Partnership

Hamilton Urban Core is a thriving inner city health centre and a leader in the provision of high-quality primary health care services and health promotion programs. We have an exceptional opportunity in delivering services that include primary health care, health promotion and education, chronic disease prevention and management, outreach to isolated seniors and engaging marginalized populations.

The successful candidate should have:

  • Certificate of competence from the Ontario College of Nurses Experience working in a primary health care environment, preferably in a community setting
  • Excellent clinical and problem solving skills
  • Experience working with a diversity of clients and their families or supports in managing chronic diseases such as diabetes, asthma, etc
  • Demonstrated understanding and ability to apply the principles of health promotion, disease / injury prevention, and determinants of health
  • Understanding of and sensitivity to issues impacting on client populations in the inner city
  • Awareness of Hamilton Urban Core’s commitment to anti-racism and anti-oppression principles
  • Proficiency in the use of computers in the work environment
  • Ability to work effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary inter-professional team

Interested individuals should forward a resume and cover letter by Friday November 8, 2011 to:

The Hiring Committee – Primary Health Care Nurse
Hamilton Urban Core Community Health Centre
71 Rebecca Street
Hamilton, Ontario L8R 1B6
Fax: 905-522-5374

Hamilton Urban Core is committed to equity in employment.