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Job Number:  49530
Nurse Practitioner/Program Lead
Job Posted: Friday, 9 November 2018
Closing Date: Sunday, 9 December 2018
(40 days ago)
Carefirst Seniors & Community Services Association
Region: Toronto Metro area Type: Full time
Location: Scarborough Salary: (not entered)

Carefirst Transitional Care Centre is a newly established 30-bed facility providing short stay respite care service, aiming to create an environment promoting exceptional recovery and simultaneously enriching the quality of life for individuals who are in needs.  Join Carefirst and work with a team of passionate and dedicated health care professionals.



  • Be responsible for the planning, delivery and management of Transitional Care Centre
  • Provide clinical leadership and supervision of team members in day-to-day delivery of transitional care
  • Ensure smooth operation of the actual delivery of transitional care services and align quality of care
  • In charge of screening applicants for admission and work closely with hospital
  • Provide client-centered care through administration of comprehensive client needs assessment, ongoing case management and care coordination jointly with inter-professional team
  • Prepare progress and evaluation reports on services and make recommendations for program development and improvement


Job Requirements

  • Completion of recognized primary care or nurse practitioner program
  • Master of nursing; current extended class certification with College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Minimum 5 years relevant clinical experience in primary health care setting
  • Sound working knowledge of nursing function, chronic disease management and geriatric care
  • Ability to deal with crisis situation promptly and effectively
  • Strong interpersonal, leadership and problem solving skill
  • Outstanding clinical assessment skills with good judgment and instinct in understanding clients’ needs
  • Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office, InterRAI Cha and Practice Solutions
  • Valid CPR and First Aid certification
  • Fluent in English, and a second language commonly used by our clients such as Cantonese is an asset
  • Current vulnerable sector check (within one year)

We are committed to an environment that is barrier free. If you require accommodation during the hiring process, please inform us in advance to arrange a reasonable and appropriate accommodation.


While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


How to Apply:
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Interested & qualified applicants are invited to submit applications and resumes to the Hiring Committee via email to
Contact Details:
Carefirst Seniors & Community Services Association
300 Silver Star Blvd
Scarborough, ON, M1V 0G2

Tel: 4168476004
Fax: 4165022382
www:   www.carefirstontario.ca

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