RN Supervisor
Government of Yukon
Whitehorse, YT, CA Y1A 2C6
5d ago


Open to all Candidates, Restricted - Aboriginal ancestry

Job Summary and Requirements

What makes the Yukon truly special are the people who live here. Yukoners have always looked out for one another and taken care of each other.

That’s precisely the kind of Continuing Care program we have in Yukon. We care for the dignity and individuality of the residents in our care and work to create a place they can call home.

If this sounds like your kind of Yukon, then you’re our kind of candidate.

Our Philosophy : We are a community that respects and promotes dignity, individual freedom, choice, and lifestyle, and meaningful quality living.

We continually strive to create a feeling of home and belonging for all who live here by being responsive to the uniqueness of each resident.

These positions work in collaboration with all Program Managers and are part of the leadership team in a trans-disciplinary setting.

Responsible for overseeing the operations of Continuing Care Facilities during their assigned shifts including; providing professional nursing care to facility residents and managing medical emergencies, managing / supervising the trans-

disciplinary care team, and overseeing building security and emergency procedures as needed.

For more information about this position, please contact Ilir Azizaj, Manager, Thomson Centre at 867.393.8642 or Ilir.Azizaj gov.yk.ca .

For more information regarding this posting or the recruitment process, contact Heather Fearon, HR Consultant at 867.667.

8087 or Heather.Fearon gov.yk.ca .

Essential Qualifications :

Please submit your resume clearly demonstrating how you meet the following qualifications. Please note selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide in your resume.

  • Current registration with a Canadian registered nursing regulatory authority
  • Recently applied knowledge of nursing theory, practices & techniques normally acquired through work experience while working with seniors, adults and / or children, preferably in a long term care environment
  • Team leader and / or supervisory experience.
  • Desired Knowledge, Skills and Suitability :

    Candidates should have and may be assessed on :

  • Dedicated to providing the highest standard of resident care by way of your excellent clinical and assessment skills and your genuine desire to work with residents in long term care
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to work with and lead a variety of disciplines in a team atmosphere
  • Excellent interpersonal and conflict management skills
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Additional Information :

    Conditions of Employment : TB screening, Vulnerable Sector RCMP Security clearance, CPR Level HCP, Transporting Dangerous Goods, Valid Class 5 Driver’s License, WHMIS and current registration with the Yukon Registered Nurses Association.

    Job Requirements : Shift work, exposure to animals in the Pet Therapy program, heavy lifting and bending, and exposure to latex products.

    25 July 2018

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