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Public Health Nurse, Middlesex-London Health Unit

Part time

The Middlesex-London Health Unit has a permanent part-time position for a Public Health Nurse on the Vaccine Preventable Disease team, within Communicable Disease and Sexual Health Services.

The successful candidate will perform a variety of duties, such as

  • Assist in the collaborative process of planning, implementation, and evaluation of the Vaccine Preventable Disease program
  • Directly provide vaccines through scheduled immunization clinics at Health Unit office sites, schools, the community, and in the event of an emergency
  • Develop and give presentations to small and large groups using a variety of teaching methods
  • Function within the mission, philosophy & policies of the Middlesex-London Health Unit;
  • utilize theory-based practice
  • Work collaboratively with communities, groups, families & individuals to enable them to enhance their health & prevent disease
  • Function as a member of Communicable Disease & Sexual Health Services teams & interdisciplinary teams
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements include

  • Baccalaureate Degree from an accredited nursing program
  • Current certificate of competence from the Ontario College of Nurses
  • Valid Ontario Driver's licence and own transportation
  • Excellent interpersonal & presentation skills
  • Basic computer skills in the areas of documentation, PowerPoint & database software
  • Flexible work hours are required
  • Preference will be given to those who have completed the Vaccine Preventable Disease Orientation program
  • Ability to speak French and other languages would be considered an asset

Applications will be accepted until September 21, 2007.  We thank all applicants, however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  Please apply quoting posting number VPDPTPHN-0807/01 to

Human Resources Department
Middlesex-London Health Unit
50 King Street
London, ON N6A 5L7
Fax:  (519) 663-5086
[email protected]

Please visit our website at http://www.healthunit.com for further information about the programs and services offered by the Middlesex-London Health Unit.