Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority
Feb 01, 2019Full time
The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) offers challenging and exciting careers in health and social services delivery and administration in Canada’s North. The Territorial Authority has service locations in communities across the territory and a staff of more than 1,600 serving over 43,000 residents of the NWT and 5,900 residents of the Kitikmeot Region of Nunavut. Challenging work, welcoming communities, and expanded opportunities are some of the benefits offered to employees of the NTHSSA. This position will play a lead role in implementing the NTHSSA strategic objectives for the consistent delivery of quality continuing care services, within the Yellowknife Region. Under the strategic guidance of the NTHSSA, the position will implement, monitor, and provide reporting on the delivery of continuing care services within their region. This position, reporting directly to the COO, will work closely with their COO and with the NTHSSA Territorial Manager supporting this program area, to ensure that client/patient needs are being supported and addressed within their regional catchment area; and to identify and address program challenges and opportunities for improvement, establish program objectives for the region, and to report on and contribute to the evaluation of the effectiveness and efficiency of the program delivery in the region. They will also contribute to the development of the program area across the territory through their participation on cross-territory initiatives and projects. Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by: A Baccalaureate in Nursing plus 2 years of management/supervisory experience and 3 years of recent experience in a continuing care setting. Must be eligible for registration with RNANTNU. Salary range for this position is from $54.19 per hour to $64.69 per hour (approximately $105,671.00 - $126,146.00.) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $3,450.00.