Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority
Dec 05, 2019Full time
Now Hiring Registered Nurses in the Northwest Territories Are you a highly motivated Registered Nurse ready for a new exciting adventure, one of the best compensation packages in Canada, and a true work/life balance? Then a job in the Northwest Territories may be the perfect fit for you! Why the Northwest Territories? Located above the 60th parallel, the Northwest Territories awaits with seemingly endless lakes and unmatched vistas. Northerners enjoy some of the shortest commutes in Canada, and outdoor activities ranging from canoeing and camping in the summer to pond hockey and cross country skiing in the winter. Come north for a life-changing experience with up to 24 hours of daylight in the summer and breathtaking northern lights on full display in the fall and winter. Why Practice in the Northwest Territories? In addition to highly competitive salaries and flexible work arrangements, the Northwest Territories offers, a Northern Living Allowance , health and dental benefits , a generous pension plan , and outstanding leave benefits , including deferred leave options . On top of that, we offer relocation assistance , along with professional development opportunities and education support . Nurses may also be eligible for student loan forgiveness through the Canada Student Loan Forgiveness Program. The Government of the Northwest Territories has several notable distinctions as an employer, including: Being recognized as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers (2018) Being recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People (2019) Having high engagement and satisfaction scores amongst employees based on the Employee Engagement and Satisfaction Survey (2016) Current Opportunities We are currently hiring for a variety of registered nursing positions, including: Chemotherapy Community Health Dialysis Emergency Department Endoscopy Inpatient Med/Surg Intensive Care Long-Term Care Obstetrics/Labour and Delivery Operating Room/Peri-operative Pediatrics For more information on these exciting opportunities, please visit: www.PracticeNWT.ca/nursingjobs .