Registered Nurse

  • Alberta Health Services
  • Apr 07, 2021
Full time

Job Description

Registered Nurse

Location: Slave Lake, Alberta, Canada

Requisition #: ALB00191898

Salary Range: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour

Job Type: Regular Full Time

Your Opportunity:

Slave Lake is a young, diverse, and multicultural town, offering a small and integrated feel, but is also close to big city amenities with Edmonton only 256 km away. Beautiful, natural surroundings create a unique quality of life, including a provincial park, Canada’s northernmost bird observatory, Alberta’s easternmost foothills and the Lesser Slave Lake, which boasts seven kilometers of pristine, white sand beaches. There is also an abundance of recreational, cultural, educational and social service facilities for people of all ages.

In addition to a competitive rate of pay, AHS currently has a Remote Retention Allowance in place to an annual maximum of $3,000. This allowance is non-pensionable and is payable on an hourly basis for all hours paid at the basic rate of pay.


As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will provide a wide variety of nursing services to patients, families, communities and populations, while taking necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. In your role, you will utilize nursing processes, through critical thinking, problem solving and decision making, as well as teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and their families. You will play a leadership role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to patient care, health promotion and maintenance. You will provide safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS.

Required Qualifications:

Completion of an accredited nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).

A minimum of one year medical-surgical nursing experience, experience in Home Care, Transitional Care or other community care environments required. Case management experience. Foot Care certificate. Wound Care certificate.

Preferred Qualifications:

Advanced Wound care certification. Advanced Footcare certification. Supportive Pathways education.

Job Category

Registered Nurse


Slave Lake, Alberta, Canada