August 2, 2012
FIRST AID COORDINATOR/RN
Are you an energetic and organized RN looking for a place to make a difference? Tired of shift work? Want some dedicated time off during the December holiday season? Interested in first aid in a post secondary setting? If yes, then the University of Lethbridge's Health Centre has an exciting opportunity for you.
We provide quality health services to the University community including clinic services, pro-active health education, first aid coordination, communicable disease management and assistance to students regarding provincial health insurance.
We invite applications for a full-time First Aid Coordinator/RN to work within the University of Lethbridge Health Centre. Currently a term position from early September 2012 to April 30, 2013, we may be posting a full-time continuing position for fall of 2013.
Reporting to the Manager, Health Centre, the primary duties and responsibilities will be developing and coordinating first aid response on the university campus and providing key immediate care and nursing/primary care. The First Aid Coordinator/RN will work closely with the Manager, Health Centre to ensure best practices in first aid, health care and education to the University community.
The successful candidate will be a RN with a Bachelor of Nursing degree. Nursing experience in a variety of settings is a definite asset. A first aid background is essential, the ability to teach first aid considered a strong asset, and an active Advanced First Aid certificate is preferred. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated competency in program development, exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, a strong work ethic, and the ability to sustain positive relationships with both students, academic and administrative units.
The University of Lethbridge offers a competitive compensation package with a full range of benefits.
Qualified candidates are invited to apply by August 17, 2012.
Please include a detailed resume with references and salary expectations quoting competition #CA01359 to:
University of Lethbridge
LETHBRIDGE AB T1K 3M4
Resumes received without quoting the competition number will not be accepted.
The position is open to all qualified applicants, although preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. The University is an inclusive and equitable campus encouraging applications from qualified women and men including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and Aboriginal persons.
Thank you to all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.