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Davenport-Perth Neighbourhood and Community Health Centre

Davenport-Perth Neighbourhood and Community Health Centre (DPNCHC) is a multi-service organization that provides a wide variety of health and community programs and services for a diverse community. Our Health Centre operates a busy family practice. Our health team is seeking an energetic Registered Nurse who will provide primary health care and promotion to the families in our community. You'll work with a multi-disciplinary team of physicians, nurse practitioners, dietitian, physiotherapist, psychiatric consultant, and counselor therapists.

Position:  Registered Nurse (RN); 12 month Maternity Leave contract

Region:  Toronto



As part of our clinical team, the nurse will work within his/her scope of practice to provide primary health care and promotion to the families in our community. The successful candidate will work independently as well as part of a team. There is also the responsibility of working one evening a week and providing support to offsite partnership clinics including a refugee shelter and a youth clinic.


  • Previous experience in community based primary health care within a culturally diverse community
  • Nursing diploma or degree with certificate of current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Effective facilitation and group development skills
  • Ability to interact positively with people of diverse cultures
  • Understanding and sensitivity in working with a high needs priority population
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Strong time management skills as well as ability to prioritize tasks
  • Ability to translate medical terminology into a form easily understood by clients
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Interest in exploring innovative service delivery approaches
  • Second language, relevant to the catchment area populations (Portuguese, Spanish and Mandarin), is an asset

Salary:  $58,292 - $69,835 per annum plus extended health b

Terms of Employment:  Temporary Full-Time

Deadline for Application:  Friday, May 25, 2018

How to Apply:  Submit resume and cover letter to: Posting No. 2018-011 at or mail to 1900 Davenport Rd, Toronto, ON M6N 1B7.

Location:  Davenport West

Profession Type:  Nurses (NP, RN and RPN)

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