Closing date: Feb 9, 2018
Department: Northwest Territories HSSA
Job Code: 15052
Salary: $87,263 - $104,208
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About the Job
This position is located in the Inuvik Regional Hospital, serving the town of Inuvik; 7 outlying communities serviced by the Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) and the 5 Sahtu Region communities. The Inuvik Regional Hospital (IRH) is a 22 bed acute care and 25 beds LTC accredited facility. There are approximately 10,000 residents in the Sahtu and BeaufortDelta regions. The NTHSSA provides and supports the delivery of health care services to adults and children on an inpatient, outpatient and outreach basis in order to enhance healthy communities and well-being through excellence, accountability and respect for regional diversity.
Reporting to the Manager of Rehabilitation and Health Promotion, the incumbent plays an important leadership role in primary care and health promotion for the NTHSSA. The Regional Dietitian works collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams in partnership with community members to deliver nutrition and nutrition related programs based on identified needs and priority setting.
Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:
- Must be a Registered Dietitian with a provincial dietetic regulatory body and be in good standing
- One year recent experience in acute or ambulatory care setting
- One year recent experience in program development, training and delivery
- Must be competent to provide enteral nutrition services
This job opening is for a 1 Year Term to March 25, 2019.
The successful candidate will be required to obtain proof of current up-to-date immunization status.
Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.
The salary for this position starts at $44.75 per hour plus an annual Northern Allowance.
Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.
Criminal Records Check
Candidates must provide a satisfactory vulnerable sector check if they are contacted for an interview. Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition.
Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.
Diversity and Inclusion
The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace. If you have a disability and you require support during the hiring process, you are encouraged to identify your needs if you are contacted for an assignment or interview so that you may be accommodated during the hiring process.
Job Opening Information
Job Opening ID # 15052
Closing Date: February 9, 2018 - 23:59, Mountain Standard Time
Inuvik HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
66 Franklin Manor
INUVIK, NT X0E 0T0
Ph. (867) 678-6600
Fax (867) 678-6620
Eligible for membership with the appropriate Canadian professional association, and be professionally licensed in any Canadian province as an active member is mandatory for this position.
For more information on health and social services careers and practicing in the Northwest Territories please visit www.practicenorth.ca .