NURSE ADVISORS IN FIRST NATIONS HEALTH (Hiring two positions)
Northern First Nations Clinical Care Transformation
Winnipeg Sub-Office – Full Time
Are you a nurse who’s looking to make a real difference in the lives of First Nations people in the north?
The Clinical Care Transformation team invites you to apply for a unique and ground-breaking opportunity to advance the health care of First Nation peoples in northern Manitoba. The successful candidate will employ a broad set of skills in nursing, management and health administration as part of an innovative team tasked with addressing widely known and community identified gaps in health and wellness services.
Transformation of health care systems to meet the health and healing needs of First Nation communities will set the standard of care in the domains of equity and equality. As well, this work will focus on upstream preventative measures to support the health and well-being of First Nations citizens with a focus on women, children and families.
You have at least five years of experience as a nurse or nurse manager with advanced knowledge of systems and administration, preferably with an understanding of evidence informed practice from a First Nations perspective. You are a strong communicator, verbally and in writing. You have insight into the issues faced by northern and remote / isolated First Nations communities in Manitoba. You embrace First Nations values, customs, strengths and ethics in the context of health and healing in communities.
Join our growing team of experts if this is you.
Please email your cover letter, and CV/Resume by 4:00 PM Friday, June 28, 2019, to:
Dorothy Smith ([email protected])
Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Inc. (MKO)