The North West Community Care Access Centre (NWCCAC) is one of
fourteen CCACs in Ontario dedicated to supporting and enhancing the
quality of life, independence, health and well-being of individuals in the
community by offering a single point of access for community services
and demonstrating leadership and excellence in community care.
NURSE PRACTITIONERS – PALLIATIVE CARE
THREE FULL TIME POSITIONS
The Nurse Practitioner – Palliative Care has a key interdisciplinary,
collaborative role in the delivery of palliative / end-of-life care.
Registration in the Extended Class with the College of Nurses
Enhanced clinical skills and knowledge of full scope of practice
Experience, ideally in community health
Very strong collaborative skills and the ability to build effective
relationships, both internally and externally
Ability to work independently
Demonstrates a commitment to personal and client safety
Advanced written and oral proficiency
Bilingual in French an asset
Must have valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle. Travel will
The NWCCAC serves a diverse population throughout
Northwestern Ontario. We welcome resumes from all qualified
individuals – we particularly encourage applications from
Francophones and First Nations persons.
An NP will be located in each of the three Integrated District
Networks which fall within the catchment area of the North West
Local Health Integration Network: Thunder Bay, Sioux Lookout,
For detailed information regarding the position qualifications or for more
information about the NWCCAC, please visit our website at:
Interested candidates are asked to submit a detailed resume
outlining their qualifications and experience, quoting competition
number NW13-03, to:
Chrysta Burns, Senior Manager, Human Resources
North West Community Care Access Centre
961 Alloy Drive
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5Z8
Fax: (807) 344-5639
Deadline for applications: February 22, 2013 at 4:30 p.m.
We thank all applicants, however, only those considered
for an interview will be contacted.