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Registered Nurse – Primary Care (Casual)

We are seeking a Registered Nurse who is passionate about promoting health and wellness equity in the Downtown Eastside (DTES) to join the Primary Care team at Kilala Lelum Health Centre. Kilala Lelum aims to provide access to primary care, food security, medication management, and Elder-led cultural care to new and existing members of the Health Centre through an outreach-based, culturally-safe, trauma-informed, member-centered, and harm reduction approach.

Job Summary:

The Registered Nurse (Casual), supported by an integrated health services team, will provide excellent culturally-safe care to members accessing the Primary Care clinic. Working in conjunction with primary care providers (Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners), Allied Health providers (Elders, Counsellors, Social Navigators, Dieticians), and the Cultural Wellness team, the RN supports members’ access to and experience of primary care and Elder-led cultural care in the DTES.

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Supervision Provided:

This position is supervised by the Primary Care Program Co-Leads, a team of nursing professionals, and will receive support from the Admin Co-Leads and Executive Director.

Additional Information:

To Apply:

Please send a resume and cover letter to lauren.leslie@uihhc.ca. Your cover letter should clearly articulate why you are interested in this role and working with Kilala Lelum, how your background is a good fit for this specific role and our organization, and your current availability and desired schedule. Incomplete applications (those without a cover letter) will not be considered. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.