Summer Student - Public Health Student Nurse
- 14.00 - 0 hourly
- City Of Ottawa
Reporting to a public health professional supports public health nursing practice promoting the optimal health of groups, families, individuals and the community to maintain health and prevent disease.
Education & Experience
Post Secondary Student (completion of second year College or university):
Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing Candidate.
Two (2) years or more of related experience is required:
Experience in client/customer service environment.
Language, Certificates & Licenses
The successful candidate will be required to complete a Vulnerable Sector Check to the City of Ottawa’s satisfaction. Note: Under the age of 18, require a Criminal Record and Judicial Matters check in place of the Vulnerable Sector Check.
English oral, reading, writing required.
French oral, reading, writing may be required for some positions.
Candidates must meet language requirement for position upon hire.
Current CPR "C"
Health promotion concepts
Developmental ages and stages
Group processes and group dynamics
Principles of community mobilization/development
Principles of teaching and learning
Plan and implement a learning plan towards increased knowledge and skill development
Learn, seek out mentorship opportunities, synthesize knowledge & skills in order to advance professionally
Competencies & Skills
Utilize the nursing process
Communicate health-related issues effectively with individuals and groups in oral and written forms
Assess the health-related needs of individuals, families and groups and be able to apply health counselling techniques
Develop skills in group facilitation/mobilization
Utilize creative decision-making and problem-solving skills
Set priorities and manage time effectively