Hiring Supervisor, home and community care | $128596.00 yearly

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Government of Nunavut’s Department of Health based in Kinngait, NU is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Supervisor, home and community care. Government of Nunavut’s Department of Health oversees healthcare services and programs in the territory. It provides medical care, public health initiatives, and health education to Nunavut residents. Through its efforts, it addresses healthcare challenges and contributes to the overall well-being of Nunavummiut, supporting healthier communities across the territory. The candidates selected for the vacancy will be required to start the work as soon as possible.

Job Description:

Employer Name: Government of Nunavut
Department: Health
Community: Kinngait
Position: Supervisor, home and community care
No of Vacancies: 1
Salary: $113313.00 to $128596.00 yearly
Employment Type: Full time/Permanent
Union: Nunavut Employees Union
Housing: Subsidized staff housing
Location: Kinngait, NU, CA
Shift: 37.5 hours/week
Reference Number: 10-02-210-10146KW


Languages: Candidates must have knowledge of the English Language
Education: Candidates should have educational qualifications such as a Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Experience: Candidates should have five (5) years of nursing experience

Other Requirements:

  • The candidates should have a minimum of one (1) year supervisory experience and one (1) year of related experience in home and community care
  • The candidates should be graduates from the Nunavut Arctic College Nursing Program, who passed the NCLEX exam, and are enrolled in Nunavut’s Graduate Nursing Residency Program
  • The candidates should be eligible to register with CANNN and should possess a valid driver’s license
  • The candidates should be aware that this is a Highly Sensitive Position, and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check, along with a clear Vulnerable Sector Check, is required
  • The candidates should have Fluency in more than one of Nunavut’s official languages
  • The candidates should have Knowledge of Inuit communities, culture, land, Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit, Inuktut, and experience working in a northern cross-cultural environment


  • The candidates should be able to provide nursing care and support services to the general population throughout the life cycle to enable them to stay in their homes and promote an optimal level of functioning in activities of daily living
  • The candidates should be able to assess the status of clients admitted to the Home and Community Care Program and develop, modify, and implement client care plans based on assessed needs and prescribed medical regimes
  • The candidates should be able to supervise, train, and manage Home and Community Care staff in assigned communities, ensuring adherence to care plans and quality standards
  • The candidates should be able to collaborate effectively with the Supervisor of Health Programs (SHP), Community Health Nurses (CHN), and other healthcare professionals to ensure coordinated and holistic care for clients
  • The candidates should be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills and the ability to prioritize tasks, manage resources, and maintain a positive and supportive work environment for staff


  • The candidates will get Northern Allowance $24,192-$26,437 per year

How to apply:

If the position is fit for you and the basic requirements are fulfilled then you can now apply directly to the employer (along with your resume and reference number) through the below-mentioned details.

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