The Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation provides compassionate HIV care for people living with significant health and social issues including mental illness, trauma, addictions, unstable housing and poverty.
Through its day health, 24-hour care residence and enhanced supportive housing programs, the Dr. Peter Centre provides healthy meals, counselling, therapies, nursing, and a safe place for peer socialization and support. This integrated model of care successfully engages individuals in their health care, improving adherence to HIV treatment and overall health.
We are currently looking for Full Time, Part Time, and Casual RNs to join our Day Health Team.
Position Description and Duties
Reporting to the Day Health Program Manager, the role of the Nurse in the Day Health Program is the provision of primary, secondary and tertiary preventative care with the overall goal of improving the person’s health. The Nurse works within the multidisciplinary team using an interdisciplinary approach to care. Clients may include individuals, families, groups, organizations or target populations.
This position requires the use of a significant body of nursing knowledge and skill to assess clients and establish priorities and action plans with various types of clients. Health treatment is provided through planning, implementing and evaluating care; teaching and counseling participants; identifying and documenting client condition and needs using health related data from a variety of sources.
NOTE: Please indicate in your application the type of position you are applying for (FT/ PT/ Casual).
We thank all interested applicants. Regretfully, we are not able to respond to phone calls or emails and we are able to respond only to those applicants who are being considered for an interview.
Job Types: Part-time, Temporary, Permanent
Salary: $34.83 to $45.73 /hour