RPN-Part-Time, Permanent in Apsley

September 24th, 2018

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Position Available   


Family Health Teams (FHTs) use a patient-centred approach to primary health care that brings together doctors, nurses, nurse practitioners, registered dietitians, pharmacists, mental health clinicians and other health care professionals and support staff to coordinate the highest possible quality of care for patients – when they need it, as close to home as possible.  FHTs are a key component of Ontario’s health care plan to reduce wait times, improve access to primary care, and keep Ontarians healthy.

The Registered Practical Nurse is an integral part of a multidisciplinary team who will be employed directly by the Peterborough Family Health Team and will work cooperatively with all members of the health care team in the promotion of patient health and prevention of disease. He/she should be an independent, organized individual with strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.  The Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) will practice within his/her full scope of practice as outlined in the Standards of Practice by the College of Nurses of Ontario as well as provide admin support.  This is a part time (27.75 hours per week) permanent position.

The position requires excellent health assessment and clinical skills and the ability to perform the full range of duties and responsibilities. Knowledge and experience in well baby care, primary care of families, diabetes, immunizations and electronic medical record would be assets.

 You must hold a current certification of registration from the College of Nurses of Ontario as an RPN and maintain membership in the RPNAO.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume, by October 5, 2018, to hr@peterboroughfht.com.

We are actively committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment processes. If you require accommodation during the recruitment process or require an accessible version of a document/publication, please contact hr@peterboroughfht.com.

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