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Public Health Nurse, Public Health and Emergency Services, County of Oxford

Woodstock, Ontario
Deadline January 25, 2013

Notice Of Vacancy

Position: Public Health Nurse (Competition #2013-02)
Location: Public Health and Emergency Services
Employment Status: Permanent Full-Time
Reporting To: Manager Of Health Promotion
Union Afilliation: O.N.A
Wage Range: Jan 1/13: $30.98-$42.45/hr

Position Summary:    

Combining knowledge from public health sciences, primary health care, nursing science and social science, focuses on promoting, protecting and preserving the health of populations.  Provides nursing service for families, groups and the community according to the program specific operational plans and policies and procedures of Oxford County Public Health & Emergency Services, the Canadian Community Health Nursing Standards of Practice, and the standards of the College of Nurses of Ontario.

Minimum Qualifications:

Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing; Current certificate of competence from the College of Nurses of Ontario;     previous experience in public health nursing is an asset; excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills; excellent assessment, critical thinking, problem-solving and decision-making skills; demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively in interdisciplinary teams and in community partnerships and networks; must possess a valid Ontario driver’s license and reliable transportation.

Interested persons may submit their resumes marked Personal and Confidential to:

County of Oxford, Human Resources Office
P.O. Box 1614, 21 Reeve Street
Woodstock, ON N4S 7Y3
Fax#: (519) 421-4714

Posting Date: Monday, January 14, 2013
Closing Date: Friday, January 25, 2013 by 4:00 p.m.

“The County is an equal opportunity employer.  The County will attempt to provide reasonable accommodation for known disability for an applicant or employee if requested.”

In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, resumes are only accepted in response to advertised vacancies and will be used for the purposes of determining eligibility for employment only.  We appreciate all resumes, but only those selected for interviews will be contacted.