Registered Practical Nurse

Are you interested in working in an organization where the team and professional standards are highly valued, where quality of care and the quality of employee working life is respected? Central Community Health Centre (CCHC) is a non-profit, community governed organization. Our multi-disciplinary team provides primary health care and health and well-being services and programs to residents of Central Elgin, St. Thomas and Southwold Township. Our target populations include those with mental health and / or addiction issues, low income individuals and families, seniors with chronic conditions and/or living in isolation, as well as those within the catchment area who have no primary care provider.

Position: Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Maternity Leave - 18 month contract

Region: Central Elgin, St. Thomas and Southwold Township

 Registered Practical Nurse diploma from a recognized institution
 Certificate of Competence from the College of Nurses of Ontario
 2 years relevant clinical practice, experience in a community health environment an asset
 Current certification in CPR
 Low German speaker preferred
 Strong communication and organizational skills, strength in critical thinking and problem solving
 Solid computer skills including previous experience with an EMR (Electronic Medical Record)
 Able to work flexible hours
 Ability to respond in a positive way to demanding issues and project a welcoming, friendly personality
 Completion of a satisfactory Police Vulnerable Sector Check prior to commencing employment is required
 Valid Ontario driver’s licence