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Nurse, Davenport-Perth Neighbourhood Centre

One year Contract, 17.5 hours/week

Davenport-Perth Neighbourhood Centre is a multi-service organization that provides a wide variety of health & community programs & services for a diverse community. Our Health Centre operates a busy family practice, including both obstetrical care & social work services. As part of our clinical team, the nurse will work within his/her scope of practice to provide primary health care & promotion to families in this community. The successful candidate will be expected to work one evening per week.

  • Previous experience in community based primary health care in a culturally diverse community, corresponding knowledge & commitment
  • Nursing diploma or degree with Certificate of Competence from CNO
  • Effective counseling & group development skills
  • Ability to interact positively with people of diverse cultures & marginalized populations
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as a member of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Ability to translate medical jargon/terminology into a form easily understood by clients
  • Excellent written & oral communication skills
  • Word processing & computer literacy
  • Affiliation through language or culture with Caribbean, Hispanic or Portuguese communities an asset

Submit resume by September 25, 2007, to HR Manager at [email protected] or mail ti

Davenport-Perth Neighbourhood Centre
1900 Davenport Road
Toronto, ON M6N 1B7