JP 2021-46 Covid-19 Nurse (Term)

Under the general supervision of the Health Services Manager, the COVID-19 Public Health Nurse will oversee nursing responsibilities related to COVID 19, such as but not limited to community-based testing (CBT) and the administration of COVID vaccine to community. The COVID-19 Public Health Nurse contributes to improving the health and the quality of life of community members by providing health care services to community members who are diagnosed with COVID-19 or are waiting for a COVID-19 test.

The successful applicant will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide services to vulnerable/marginalized clients and community members who are at high risk for acquiring/transmitting COVID-19. The applicant will have the interpersonal skills necessary to efficiently and effectively coordinate the scheduling, communication and documentation of all aspects of COVID-19 nursing support and will be required to successfully complete the CBT training to meet the requirements of the position.