Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority
Jun 04, 2019Full time
Department Information The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority –Stanton Territorial Hospital (NTHSSA) is offering challenging nursing work and work life balance. Join our health care team as a Registered Nurse (RN). Stanton Territorial Hospital (STH) is a 100 in-patient bed accredited facility, located in Yellowknife Northwest Territories (NWT). This is an exciting time to work at Stanton as the hospital is undergoing major redevelopment with a new $350 million facility being built with operations scheduled to transition into the new facility in 2019, for more information on the redevelopment visit www.stantonrenewal.ca . STH is the referral center for approximately 43,000 NWT residents and 5,900 residents from the Kitikmeot Region of Nunavut. STH provides health care services to adults and children on an inpatient/outpatient and outreach basis in order to restore health with dignity. STH maintains a tobacco free environment within the building and throughout the property, recognizing the health hazards associated with tobacco in the workplace, both to smokers and non-smokers alike. Therefore, Stanton maintains a tobacco free environment within the building and throughout the property. Job Information Truly Spectacular Career Opportunities! Registered Nurses at Stanton Territorial Hospital are key members of a multi-disciplinary team that provides direct care to patients in a number of different units Currently we are looking for Registered Nurse in Psychiatry and Extended Care units. Following opportunities are available: Indeterminate, full time positions Indeterminate, Relief (As & When Required) positions Specific job and Education requirements are outlined in the job description. Nurses can work anywhere; here is why we think you should choose to work in Yellowknife, NT. Generous Leave Allowances - Employees earn 16.5 days off during their first year of employment, this is on top of mandatory leave, special leave,sick leave and even winter bonus days! Employee Friendly Scheduling - The hospital is moving towards a 2 days /2 nights /6 days off schedule where it is operationally feasible for our nursing staff. Training Opportunities - Team members are offered regular on the job training and additional professional development is available on a case by case basis. Additional Allowances - On top of a Northern Living Allowance of $3,700 in Yellowknife, there are additional allowances paid out for uniforms and laundry, education, and specialized training. Competitive Salary and Pension - Base salaries start at approximately $90, 000 plus the additional allowances. Employees contribute to the defined pension plan administered by the Government of Canada. Relocation Assistance – We will arrange and pay for your move to Yellowknife. If you’d like to make a difference and have a positive impact in a great community, apply today!