Clinical Assistant PICU

Alberta Health Services - Calgary, AB (26 days ago)

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This posting is open only to those who have received a positive CA Pre-Screen Letter from AHS and have included it in their application, in addition to a Curriculum Vitae. Please format your Curriculum Vitae in the following manner; Biographical Data first, then Academic Record, the Medical Work History, followed by non-Medical work, previously and currently held Professional licenses, then awards and finally if desired, hobbies. If you do not have a letter and/or have not applied for the CA Pre-Screening Process, you will find more information at

This is an alternate provider role in which the successful candidate will obtain a limited medical license issued from the College of Physician and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA), and will work under the direction of a supervising physician within a multidisciplinary team setting to deliver acute patient care in the area of Pediatric Intensive Care at the Alberta Children's Hospital in the Calgary Zone. The candidate will work alongside other members of the department including physicians and nurses to provide clinical care to pediatric patients in the Intensive Care Unit. Please be aware strong candidates are expected to apply for the position.

Classification: Clinical Assistant
Union: Exempt
Department: ACH.ICU Pediatric Bedside
Primary Location: Alberta Children's Hospital
Negotiable Location: Within Calgary Zone
Temporary Employee Class: Temp F/T Benefits
FTE: 1.00
Posting End Date: 24-SEP-2019
Date Available: 15-OCT-2019
Temporary End Date: 19-APR-2020
Hours per Shift: 10
Length of Shift in weeks: 2
Shifts per cycle: 10
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $24.04
Maximum Salary: $59.28
Vehicle Requirement: N/A

Required Qualifications:
Legal Status: Applicants must be a Canadian citizen or a landed immigrant, OR will hold a valid work permit at the time of application. Medical Degree: Applicants must be a graduate of a medical school located outside of Canada and the United States, listed in the Foundation of Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER) International Medical Directory (IMED). Postgraduate Medical Education (PGME): As a requirement for licensure by the CPSA, applicants must have completed at least one full year (ie: May 1st to April 30th) of hands-on training after having obtained his/her medical degree. Clinical Proficiency: As a requirement for licensure by the CPSA, applicants must have passed the Medical Council of Canada’s Qualifying Examination (MCCQE) Part 1. English Language Proficiency: As a requirement for licensure by the CPSA, applicants must have taken the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) in Canada with minimum required scores of 7.0 in each of the components within 24 months prior to registration.

Additional Required Qualifications:
As Required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Preference will be given to applicants who have recent experience in an acute care facility; specifically, those who have had specific experience within the last 3 years, preferably in Pediatrics and/or Intensive Care.