Current Opportunities

Headwaters is committed to creating an environment where we work collaboratively to ensure that we provide the best possible standard of care to our patients and their families. If you are interested in joining our team, contact us at hr@headwatershealth.ca

Current Opportunities Available
 

 
Hospital Supervisor (Part-Time)

In keeping with the mission, vision and values of Headwaters Health Care Centre, the Supervisor is responsible for the Hospital general administration and management of all departments and staff in the absence of the Management and Administrative teams. He/she provides an environment that supports professional practice and leads the team in implementing evidence-based practices within a patient centred care philosophy. He/she creates an environment that supports staff and patient safety and quality improvement. He/she also communicates with patients and families and community resources to facilitate patient-centered care.

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:
  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Baccalaureate Degree in a health related discipline or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3-5 years recent and relevant leadership experience
  • Professional association membership as appropriate
  • Strong interpersonal, coaching, mentoring and team building skills that facilitate positive interactions among all members of the health care team
  • Possesses highly developed analytical, problem solving, critical thinking skills and the ability to introduce and effectively facilitate change
  • Experience with adult learning principles
  • Demonstrated patient centred philosophy
  • Experience with unionized environment an asset
  • Clinical decision-making and organizational skills with a commitment to professional development
  • Flexible, organized and self-directed; has initiative and independent judgement
  • • Ability to provide leadership, support and critical analysis in stressful, complex clinical and emotional situations
  • • Possesses effective communication and conflict management skills.
The shifts for this position are primarily evenings, nights and weekends. To confidentially explore this opportunity, please e-mail your resume and cover letter by January 23, 2015 quoting job number A-4289-15 to hr@headwatershealth.ca.

While we appreciate all resumes, we can only contact those applicants selected for an interview.
 
 
Registered Nurse, Emergency Department (Temporary Full-Time)

The Registered Nurse is accountable and responsible for the provision of general and specialized nursing duties and work assignments on a daily basis, according to the standards of Nursing Practice of the College of Nurses of Ontario, and approved standards of care of the Corporation.

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:
  • Current certification with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current certification CTAS training/experience (preferred)
  • Minimum 2 years of current Emergency Room experience (preferred)
  • Willingness to be cross-trained in ICU
  • CTAS Triage Certified in 6 months (preferred)
  • Medical Directives certification in 6 months
  • ACLS certification and experience
  • BIPAP/Vent training to be completed in 6 months
  • Delegated Controlled Act – Defibrillation
  • IV Therapy initiation and maintenance (Parenteral Therapy)
  • Trauma Management course or equivalent (preferred)
  • Coronary Care course – Level 1 or equivalent
  • Critical Care or Emergency Room courses (asset)
  • Able to work independently under medical directives
  • Experience with pediatrics (preferred)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Demonstrated critical thinking decision making skills
To confidentially explore this opportunity, please e-mail your resume and cover letter by January 12, 2015 quoting job number N-4288-15 to hr@headwatershealth.ca

While we appreciate all resumes, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
 
 
SPD Reprocessing Technician (Temporary Part-Time)

Under the supervision of the Director of Acute Care Programs, the SPD Reprocessing Technician will provide the function of sorting, cleaning, assembly, wrapping, sterilizing reusable medical devices and supplies for Headwaters Health Care Center.

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:
  • The SPD technician will be required to have the CSAO Technician certification course or a recognized college reprocessing course and have passed it successfully. Recertification every five years is required and ongoing in service mandatory
  • Current relevant experience in SPD is preferred
  • Excellent communication and critical thinking skills
  • To be mechanically and technically inclined
  • Must possess the physical capacity to stand and walk within a limited area most of the working day, to handle supplies and equipment of moderate and heavy weights, to travel short and long distances in the hospital and to stoop, bend when storing and issuing supplies, and to stand for long periods
  • Ability to handle delicate materials with multiple parts
  • Must possess a memory for details and a willingness to perform routine, repetitive tasks according to established procedures and sequences
  • Knowledge of aseptic and sterilization techniques
To confidentially explore this opportunity, please e-mail your resume and cover letter quoting job number S-4182-14 to hr@headwatershealth.ca

While we appreciate all resumes, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
 
 
Registered Nurse, Emergency Department (Temporary Part-Time)

The Registered Nurse is accountable and responsible for the provision of general and specialized nursing duties and work assignments on a daily basis, according to the standards of Nursing Practice of the College of Nurses of Ontario, and approved standards of care of the Corporation.

Qualifications:
  • Current certification with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current certification CTAS training/experience (preferred)
  • Minimum 2 years of current Emergency Room experience (preferred)
  • Willingness to be cross-trained in ICU
  • CTAS Triage Certified in 6 months (preferred)
  • Medical Directives certification in 6 months
  • ACLS certification and experience
  • BIPAP/Vent training to be completed in 6 months
  • Delegated Controlled Act – Defibrillation
  • IV Therapy initiation and maintenance (Parenteral Therapy)
  • Trauma Management course or equivalent (preferred)
  • Coronary Care course – Level 1 or equivalent
  • Critical Care or Emergency Room courses (asset)
  • Able to work independently under medical directives
  • Experience with pediatrics (preferred)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Demonstrated critical thinking decision making skills
To confidentially explore this opportunity, please e-mail your resume and cover letter quoting job number N-4246-14 to hr@headwatershealth.ca

While we appreciate all resumes, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
 
Registered Nurse ICU (Part-Time)

The Registered Nurse is accountable and responsible for the provision of general and specialized nursing duties and work assignments on a daily basis, according to the standards of Nursing Practice of the College of Nurses of Ontario, and approved standards of care of the Corporation. Headwaters is currently seeking a Part-Time Registered Nurse in our ICU unit.

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:
  • Current certification with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Coronary Care Level 1 is required and Level II is preferred
  • Experience in a critical care setting is preferred
  • ACLS Certification or to be completed within 6 months
  • Experience with arterial lines and central lines maintenance
  • Experience with mechanical ventilation is preferred
  • Excellent communication skills, leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize care and adapt to unexpected change in patient acuity
  • Demonstrated critical thinking decision making skills
To confidentially explore this opportunity, please e-mail your resume and cover letter quoting job number N-4231-14 to hr@headwatershealth.ca

While we appreciate all resumes, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.