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Site Coordinator, Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner (PHC-NP) Program (second posting)

Faculty of Health Sciences - Nurse Practitioner Program

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Job Type: Contract

Open Positions: 0

Posting Date: August 04, 2017

Closing Date: August 13, 2017

Union affiliation: NC (Grant)

Job Reports To: Associate-Dean and Director of the School of Nursing

Job description

Salary (Grade: NC7)

Hiring salary range

Position Purpose

Coordinates and facilitates effective program delivery of the Ontario Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner (PHC-NP) program within the graduate program at the School of Nursing by providing on-site supervision of all operations related to Ontario PHC-NP consortium education. Acts as the communication liaison between the Office of the Director of the School of Nursing and support staff, students and consortium partners. Identifies and communicates issues of concern to the Director of the School of Nursing.

Essential Qualifications

Strong knowledge of the PHC-NP program and the role of nurse practitioners within Ontarioís healthcare system
Knowledge and experience in administration, normally acquired through 3-to-5 years spent in an administrative function or equivalent
Undergraduate degree in nursing or other field relevant to the position
Excellent computer skills and proficient knowledge of MS Office Suite
Ability to initiate plans, coordinate projects and set short-to-medium term goals
Ability to organize and prioritize responsibilities with minimal supervision
Strong leadership, decision-making and problem solving skills
Tact, professionalism and proven ability to build and sustain productive relationships
Bilingualism: fluent in both English and French

Key competencies required at the University of Ottawa:
Planning: Organize in time a series of actions or events in order to realise an objective or a project. Plan and organize own work and priorities in regular daily activities.
Initiative: Demonstrate creativity and initiative to suggest improvements and encourage positive results. Is proactive and self-starting. Show availability and willingness to go above and beyond whenever it is possible.
Client Service Orientation: Help or serve others to meet their needs. This implies anticipating and identifying the needs of internal and external clients and finding solutions on how to meet them.
Teamwork and Cooperation: Cooperate and work well with other members of the team to reach common goal(s). Accept and give constructive feedback. Able to adjust own behaviour to reach the goals of the team.

Other competencies:

Masterís in Nursing is considered an asset
Registered Nurse (RN) with the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) is considered an asset
RN with Extended class registration with CNO is considered an asset


All qualified candidates are invited to apply; however, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. The University of Ottawa is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. If you are invited to continue the selection process, please notify us of any particular adaptive measures you might require.

Contract until March 31st 2018, with possibility of renewal. Eligibility to benefits will be determined upon hiring. This position is excluded from all union accreditation units. All applications will be considered equally. Schedule with an average of 14 hrs/week. Workshops offered by Leadership, Learning and Organizational Development that you have taken may be considered an asset if you apply for a position at the University. Donít forget to list them on your CV. We thank all candidates for applying. We will only contact candidates selected for further consideration. Any information you send us will be handled respectfully and in complete confidence. Remember to upload a copy of your diploma(s) or a certificate of merit as well as a current version of your CV into the My documents section of your career profile (please include the job ID number, i.e. J0000-0000, in the title of your document).

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