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Position: Summer Student - Public Health Student Nurse

Competition Number: 2018-EX-EN-52025736-01
Competition posting date: 2018-02-01
Competition closing date: 2018-02-28

Ottawa Public Health
Multiple Positions
Affiliation: Non Union/Non MPE
Salary: $14.000 per hour (2018 rates of pay)

Category: Summer Opportunities
Employment Group: Summer Student

Job Summary

Reporting to a public health professional supports public health nursing practice promoting the optimal health of groups, families, individuals and the community to maintain health and prevent disease.

Education & Experience

Post Secondary Student (completion of second year College or university):

Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing Candidate.

Two (2) years or more of related experience is required:

Experience in client/customer service environment.

Language, Certificates & Licenses

The successful candidate will be required to complete a Police Record Check to the City of Ottawa’s satisfaction on or before your first day of work.

English oral, reading, writing required.
French oral, reading, writing may be required for some positions.
Candidates must meet language requirement for position upon hire.

Current CPR "C"

Knowledge

Health promotion concepts

Epidemiology

Developmental ages and stages

Group processes and group dynamics

Principles of community mobilization/development

Principles of teaching and learning

Plan and implement a learning plan towards increased knowledge and skill development

Learn, seek out mentorship opportunities, synthesize knowledge & skills in order to advance professionally


Competencies & Skills


Utilize the nursing process

Communicate health-related issues effectively with individuals and groups in oral and written forms

Assess the health-related needs of individuals, families and groups and be able to apply health counselling techniques

Develop skills in group facilitation/mobilization

Utilize creative decision-making and problem-solving skills

Set priorities and manage time effectively

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The City of Ottawa is committed to providing quality services by establishing a qualified workforce that reflects the diverse population it serves. The City encourages applications from all qualified individuals.

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