Nurse Practitioner

Job Details

RHA Job Number:
Number of Vacancies:
Nurse Practitioner
Saskatchewan Health Authority
Facility Name:
La Loche Community Services
Employment Type:
Employment Term:
Full Time
Posting Date:
November 24, 2022
Closing Date:
November 24, 2023 17:00
Hours of Work:
112.00 hours per 3 week rotation
Rate of Pay:
$51.560 to $61.680 (6 step range)

Job Description

The Nurse Practitioner blends an in-depth knowledge of nursing with their legal authority and autonomy to order diagnostic tests, prescribe pharmaceuticals and perform specific procedures in the management and treatment of illnesses and stable chronic conditions. The practice involves working within the nursing program objectives, guidelines, and policies and procedures; building partnerships, completing community needs assessments; supporting inter-professional collaboration; and participating in continuous improvements through evaluative processes/projects

Job Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Registered Nurse - Nurse Practitioner Program
  • Registered or eligible for registration with the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association (SRNA)

Minimum five (5) years experience as a Nurse Practitioner
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Decision making skills
  • Ability to adapt to changing conditions
  • Ability to competently use computers and software applications as required by the position
  • Assessment skills
  • Communication skills to transfer knowledge/skills
  • Knowledge of diverse health issues, culture and traditions

Additional Information

Up to $9700.00 in Relocation and Retention Incentives may be available for the successful applicants. In addition, the SHA also offers a comprehensive benefit package - Additional Northern Benefits - Bi-Weekly Northern District Allowance $240.00 � Health Maintenance Transportation - up to 4 trips per year, 40 hours Northern Leave after each year of service. To be considered you are required to apply with a Cover Letter and Resume provided. FIELD HOURS External applicants must upload the following additional documents when applying for this job: - Current Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Check (less than 6 months old) - Grade 12 or post-secondary education certificates If you have more than on-required additional document, place them into 1 file (preferably Microsoft Word or PDF) and upload under Additional Document on the Apply screen. Fax, E-Mail or Mail resumes to: Human Resources - P.O. Box 40, Buffalo Narrows, SK S0M 0J0 - Phone (306)235-2220 Fax (306)235-4604 E-mail: **Please note that if not all relevant information is received, your application will not be considered. We thank all applicants for your interest; only those invited for interview will be contacted.
Geographic Location: La Loche Health Centre
Expected Start Date: December 12, 2022
FTE®: 1.00
This posting will remain Open until Filled.

Organization & Community

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Saskatchewan Health Authority
La Loche

Community Description

La Loche is located in northern Saskatchewan just south of Clearwater River Provincial Park. There are many scenic routes around the area of lakes and rivers, with the Methye Portage being a main attraction.